Tag Archives: ostomy

Holy Bloated Bags, Batman!!!

This morning there was nearly a ‘shit’astrophe. My dear human turned off her 2am alarm in her sleep.  Which she should never, ever do again when she eats Mexican food for a late dinner. Luckily, our subconscious kicked in around … Continue reading

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Blockages & Hernias, Oh My!

So, a couple weeks ago we ended up with ANOTHER blockage which sent us to the ER and another 4 day hospital stay.  Needless to say, we were unamused. After the blockage in January, they told us the CT scan showed … Continue reading

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Looking at the 2-Piece Sensura Mio

  CC tells me that the above illustration is not the kind of 2-piece we are talking about. Recently, we were sent samples of the new Coloplast SenSura® Mio pouch.  We decided to try some samples in the two-piece variety … Continue reading

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Happy 2nd Birthday!

Two years ago today my human, CC had surgery and I was created!  Yippiee! For my birthday, I got to try a brand new bag!  We got some samples of the new Coloplast SenSura® Mio pouch so we’re trying it out. … Continue reading

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All Colons go to Heaven

Two years ago Friday, my friend Colon went to heaven.  Today we remove our hats to remember this large intestine.  RIP Colon.

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Mr. Stoma Universe

So, my human has been telling me that we need to start working out and getting in better shape. So, I told her that I thought I looked like this: But, she assured me that this was NOT the current look. … Continue reading

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Fix-A-Flat

  Happy New Year! Today we got to experience something new.  A leak!  OK, well, a leak isn’t new but this particular one is.  There is apparently a pin-prick sized hole in the shiny new bag I got this morning. … Continue reading

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Poppies!

  You don’t really realize how many poppy seeds are actually in those muffins until you have an ostomy. Holy cow!

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Everything’s Coming up…Watermelons

Nothing like a mild panic attack in the restroom to get your heart pumping.  You would think that CC would remember when she eats brightly or oddly colored things.  But alas, no. The conversation my human had with me on … Continue reading

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Still Here & Weird Dreams!

Just a quick post.  I’m still here.  Still doing OK (minus a small Crohn’s skin issue that seems to have resolved itself now – plus we had a remicade infusion last week).  August just ended up being much, much busier … Continue reading

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