Inspirational Stories Read Some Insiring Stories of Other Ostomates

Virgie’s Story

Hi friends! I am a 62 year old female. I have had my ileostomy since I was 18 due to severe ulcerative colitis. I have had many ups and downs through the years, but I am happy to say no problems with my Ostomy! I have had to change appliances and wafers over the years because like everything else in ...
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Ashley’s Story

I started having symptoms when I was 17. Then I was diagnosed with Crohn's when I was 18. I tried every medication out there and tried so hard to live a life. It got so bad and so hard, and when I was 25 I had my entire large intestines removed and have had my ileostomy for 6 years now. ...
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Brendan’s Story

In December 2012, I had major cancer surgery for colorectal cancer. I was given a temporary ileostomy for a 4 month period. In April this was removed and I was placed back in so-called normal bowel operational mode and the pouch removed. It was then my real nightmare began. I was very fortunate that I did not require chemo or ...
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Ava’s Story

After suffering from Crohn's Disease for 15 years, I had to have a complete colon and rectum removal in order to both save my life, and restore quality to my life. A fellow ostomate shared her thoughts about Na'Scent, and after one use I knew it was something I couldn't be without. I've tried other odor eliminators, but NOTHING works ...
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