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Recent content by Gav

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    Oats for breakfast with a stoma

    Hello All! I hope you are all brilliantly well! :) And those that are not I hope the healthy times are approaching you with ferocious speed!!! :):) Not been on here for a very long time, but decided to come along and ask a question. I've had my stoma since 2007 and for the first time in a...
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    How do you change yours?

    Ok, please do your best to forgive me if this has been asked before but... ....how do you change your bag? :confused2: I've changed mine standing over the toilet since day 1. But that is the way I was taught in hospital, and I can see on here that many people have commented about changing...
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    Kidney Stone Advice?

    Hi everyone, I know a few of us here have had to suffer from kidney stones as complication of IBD. I currently am suffering somewhat with a stone about 1cm diameter stuck low down in my left ureter (between kidney and bladder). It's not the first I have had, but it is by far the biggest and...
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    Hi Everyone

    Hi Ladies and Gents :thumleft: I was diagnosed with UC in 2003 and went on to have an ileostomy formed in a sub colectomy op in 2007, followed with a final proctectomy op in early 2008. It doesn't sound like much when I put it all together in one sentence like that, but I am sure those on here...
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