Relationships and Dating with an IBD or Ostomy: A Stoma Isn’t a Big Deal!

It’s been a while since I wrote about a topic that has to do with relationships and dating.  Recently I’ve been told how many males in particular have trouble with this topic and don’t have someone to connect too.  The IBD and ostomy communities have many more female advocates than male advocates sharing their stories. […]

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Intimacy With An Ostomy

This is a question I saw on another IBD/Ostomy page on Facebook.  I almost cried when I saw it.  Some people just don’t understand how hard it is to go through such a surgery which changes your way of life and sadly has a stigma on it (even though it shouldn’t). I haven’t had problems […]

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