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Sex With An Ostomy (and numerous other health issues)

So after doing the deed the other night I couldn’t help but lay there giggling.  Luckily, it wasn’t a reflection on the sex which was, as always, very good, but I realised that between us me and Ste had ‘on’ two ostomy bags, a Peg-J tube and three heat pads. 1,086 more words

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Flight of Fancy

In my twenties and thirties, I loved flying. Going to the airport meant I was going on an adventure. It didn’t matter if I was headed to Appleton, Wisconsin or Konya, Turkey, I got the same rush of excitement. 862 more words


Feeding tubes
There are many types of feeding tubes Nasel gastric tube (NG), Nasel Jejunal tube (NJ), G-tube (gastric tube through abdominal wall), Nasil duodenal tube (ND), J-tube (jejenum tube through abdominal wall), GJ- tube ( gastric jejunal tube), picc line, Hickman line to administer Total parental nutrition (TPN). 694 more words

On Hope

“… abandoning hope is an affirmation, the beginning of the beginning.” – Pema Chodron, When Things Fall Apart

The first time I heard the parent of a special needs child talk about “giving up hope”, I was horrified. 565 more words

Feeding Tubes

When I was diagnosed with gastroparesis, the last thing I ever thought I’d end up on was a feeding tube. I was told to take a double dose of my acid reflux medication, and if I was having more issues, then to take Reglan – a medication known for a very damaging symptom called Tardic Dyskenesia. 1,896 more words

Feeding Tubes Market - Estimates and Forecasts Report to 2021 By Radiant Insights,Inc

Feeding Tubes Report by Material, Application, and Geography – Global Forecast to 2021 is a professional and in-depth research report on the world’s major regional market conditions, focusing on the main regions (North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific) and the main countries (United States, Germany, United Kingdom, Japan, South Korea and China). 260 more words