Living With An Ostomy Bag

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Ostomy surgery results in a permanent or temporary opening in the abdomen. This opening is known as a stoma. A stoma is an excretory point that helps individuals get rid of bodily wastes after their lower intestinal tracts fail to perform their functions or are surgically removed. An ostomy created on the urinary tract bypasses […]

Things To Know About Colostomy

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A surgical procedure bringing out a part of the colon through a cut in the belly to create a temporary or permanent stoma is known as a colostomy. This bowel diversion helps with the evacuation of bodily wastes when a part of the colon and rectum cannot function properly. The large intestine The large intestine […]

Cop with an ostomy

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As a police officer with an ostomy, life has been fairly easy. I am fortunate to be surrounded by people who support me and my dreams. As well as accept me for who I am and not what I am. In this article, I want to share with you the story of how I got […]

Amazon worker

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I work at an Amazon fulfillment center as a packer. On top of that, I have an ostomy bag that I was born needing. My job is not that hard although it does take a beating on my back from the excess stanging for ten hours a day. Having an ostomy in this job is […]

City Bus Driver

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As a bus driver for the city life is good. I get to meet many different people every day and have even made some close friends because of it. I encourage people to connect with one another even if you do not know them. There was one day as a bus driver that I will […]