Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Have An Ileostomy

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 15 People

    My Experiance Of Having An Ileostomy (part 1)

    I was told I needed to have my colon removed and an ileostomy after a routine colonoscopy due to ulcerated colitis showed four worrying lumps that biopsies showed contained mutated cells.  The worst lump I was told wasn’t cancerous, but was much further along the scale than...
    jay8181 jay8181 31-35, M Feb 13, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Experiance Of Having An Ileostomy (part 2)

    I remembered briefly being in recovery after the operation don’t think I was in pain at this point but I felt very woosey and uncomfortable. I then remember being back on the ward, my fiancée was sat next to me, my first sensation was that my mouth was very very dry.  My...
    jay8181 jay8181 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 13, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I don't know if you were looking at me or not You probably smile like that all the time And I don't mean to bother you but I couldn't just walk by And not say hi And I know your...
    SweetEmotions SweetEmotions 36-40, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is something that I have been considering for some time now. Before I go into my story, I will tell you a bit about me. I am a divorced, mother of three beautiful children...
    youchampion youchampion 36-40, F 22 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If you have a player that you feel that he doesn’t have chemistry with other players, you should consider selling him. You can sell the player in the auction market or...
    fastfifa15coins fastfifa15coins 22-25, F 14 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi I go by Fruityunch15 on here.I have had Epilepsy all my life.I am trying to make friends and get others advice on Epilepsy too.I am trying to lose weight while taking my seizure...
    Fruitypunch15 Fruitypunch15 31-35 2 Responses 13 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My husband (soon to be ex) cheated on me numerous times in the time we were together. I found messages just a month after we were married that showed he wasn't faithful, but I...
    TryAnStopMe TryAnStopMe 26-30, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've never fit in with male social groups. I've never liked sports, never been able to join in when guys talk about women in the way guys do. I've always associated better with...
    manlikewoman manlikewoman 26-30, M 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have three adopted boys, my middle son has recently been diagnosed with SPD. I have found it to be a weight removed! now I understand the reason behind some of his behaviours...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset 36-40, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    OK I have talked to a lot of people...on line or in "real life," that fit into the category of acquaintances. I have only a few people in my life right now that I can actually...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    As I've gotten older (I'm almost 40), I have noticed it gets harder and harder to meet new people. My old friends have sort of moved on with their own lives. As I get older I...
    BigHryRomeo BigHryRomeo 36-40, M 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hello everybody who thinks they lost their salvation, impossible no matter what it is impossible how did you lose it or better yet where did you lose it, God will not bless you...
    scrupulosity777 scrupulosity777 46-50, M 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have recently accepted that I have RP and am growing to be somewhat "ok" with it. The symptoms started very early in life when I noticed difficulty with seeing at night... Well...
    JudyFun JudyFun 26-30, F 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    And I don't think they understand how bad that hurts me. Like, I told my parents I was bi and my dad literally almost fainted and my mom cried a lot and they kept insisting it was...
    TrackStackz TrackStackz 13-15, M 47 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I often had them in jr high when i went from one class to another. I had a really hard time to stop them or even cover it. Now i just have them once in a while which is find with...
    fherrera3 fherrera3 16-17, M 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have had all my life, but it was not until I first went to a psychiatrist that she said I had it. Fortunately my anxiety is mild and only shows when triggered by some external...
    Danceofhours Danceofhours 41-45, M 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Quite literally have no one. I have so much going on in my head but no one to share it with because I don't trust that they won't use it against me in the future to hurt me :,(
    TrustxxIssues TrustxxIssues 31-35, F 5 Responses 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hello there. This is my first post. I have a lot of things to say about my 'family' but it all just hurts. The only thing that keeps on making me a prisoner here in their house is...
    RachLyn RachLyn 18-21, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have a secret relationship with a 47 year old men... I really like him and we always talk. We made out before and he fingered me... But he wants to wait until I'm 18 for us to...
    xoValentina xoValentina 18-21, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's 12:53, I've written a will, that distributes all my savings all passwords everything and even goes down to the wish to have work connections and such that may be affected by...
    BlueSkysAreCold BlueSkysAreCold 22-25, F 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just want to know .. Are in this world have medicine for rheumatoid arthritis ... My mom is 60 years old she get RA more then 6 years until now she can"t to get healty anymore. I...
    MnQlim MnQlim 26-30 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Lolz actually I think I have a lot of them! but there are three of them that I hold closest to my heart.. ValenciaTorres, Annaambrose, and DessyLove.. Each one of them are special...
    Tripp93 Tripp93 18-21, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A little over two years ago, I was hit by a car that didn't have the right of way. It was almost 11pm on a rainy night and my only mode of transportation was a bicycle I was...
    owtbound owtbound 26-30, M 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So my friend asked me if he is ugly. My response was quite amazing to me. I must have been on something cause I've never heard myself talk like that. This is what I said: No...
    Lemons2000 Lemons2000 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    May 2014 four days before I turned 14 I got a knock in the morning saying there has been an explosion and two bodied were found. They thought it was my mum and 4 year old brother...
    radhikajoshi radhikajoshi 13-15, F 4 Responses 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It totally spoils the summer. It's not nice to keep sneezing and have a sore throat, nose and eyes. It's hard to explain how different it is from a cold to people who don't have...
    LinkinParkMuse LinkinParkMuse 26-30, F 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I used to overdose 1-3 times a month for a couple of years before I went to hospital for 12 weeks and came out feeling a lot better. I probably overdosed more often than that...
    LinkinParkMuse LinkinParkMuse 26-30, F 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    All through my short life I have experienced the troubles of being an outcast, being told to simply "get involved" but that's not at all easy. Well not for me anyway. I can do...
    thedimone thedimone 13-15, F 38 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I Have a Friend she Just broke up w her bf, an 8years relationship, i started To take her out And go party, it was a guy inlove w me, im not, Then a week ago he say "i toke your...
    keroo keroo 26-30, F 2 Responses 17 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm not sure.. i think i have social anxiety And at the moment i don't see anyone or do anything.. literally. I study via correspondence so i don't go to school, i don't see...
    katelyn1998 katelyn1998 18-21, F 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wasted so much time on drugs and alcohol, I have been sober for four months now, I feel fantastic :-)
    isfj isfj 36-40, F 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Though it might not be they way you or I want. But have patience and always do the right thing.
    zmilenseor zmilenseor 31-35, M 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have no idea how to cope with the pain of being so in love with someone who doesn't love me. Couples who are in love with each other, I hope you are grateful and never take each...
    Milo77 Milo77 36-40, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My first plan, say Plan "A", was about ordering Nembutal over Internet .. I did ... But my parcel has been seized by customs ... So that I now have a Plan "B" ... instead of...
    mybygone mybygone 46-50, M 13 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My first plan, say Plan "A", was about ordering Nembutal over Internet .. I did ... But my parcel has been seized by customs ... So that I now have a Plan "B" ... instead of...
    mybygone mybygone 46-50, M 13 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    All I want to do is have a real conversation. A conversation that is filled with passion and connection, not one that is filled with meaningless words of a generation who is to...
    girlygirl10022 girlygirl10022 16-17, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I got a new pair of earphones. So nervous to test them I haven't taken them out of the packaging...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 12 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This seems to be the main cause of my mental health problems. I grew up in an environment where I was being put down for feeling emotional and even when I was feeling ok. My Mum...
    LinkinParkMuse LinkinParkMuse 26-30, F 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My eczema started when I was really young and as I got older it got worse to the point where it was as if I had open wounds all over my body. I was very itchy and in pain and it...
    LinkinParkMuse LinkinParkMuse 26-30, F 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The one and only playlist I have is filled with the best songs to drive to
    justfloatingby2day justfloatingby2day 18-21, F 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Found out my benefits haven't been stopped,left the Jobcenter early,ordered my first sex toy,had some bacon. Today's been good so far.
    KurMujunTheJoker KurMujunTheJoker 18-21, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Long story short I want to kno if I should buy my baby moms flowers for her Bday out relationship is shaky we argue were not together baby is year old I feel like she has feelings...
    MarkyMark2319 MarkyMark2319 18-21, M 2 Responses