Stories of Resilience

colostomy

  • Stoma Swimwear Blog | Nicole Crohn's Disease takes over at hospital

    What's the word?

    From getting misdiagnosed to getting an ostomy, Nicole shares how she has survived and what keeps her looking forward. View Post
  • Sh*t Happens

    Sh*t Happens

    By: Sara-Jane Heslop In my twenties, I lived in Argentina and found myself in flip-flops or barefoot a lot. I used to feel really self-conscious as I had an ingrown toenail permanently removed from my big toe and this attracted a lot of unsolicited attention. My husband at the time came up with a... View Post
  • Generation Colon

    Generation Colon

    A dear friend of mine forwarded me a video detailing the story of the Petunia Bag. I was blown away by beach shots of an enthusiastic woman, standing proudly with a pouch on the side of her tummy. Her name is Heather Matson and she is the owner of Petunia Ostomy Designs.  Frustrated with the lack... View Post