I Have Fecal Incontinence

Fecal Incontinence anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Fecal Incontinence. You're not alone. 175 People

    Hi, I am a 56 year old kiwi working nana

    who has had traumatic child births which has resulted in damage and scar tissue. For the past 4-5 years I have been suffering with Fecal Incontinence but it has rapidly gotten worse over the past 6 months to the point I have absolutely no control over my bowels and have no...
    SRShepherd SRShepherd
    56-60, F
    Nov 5, 2015

    Doubly Incontinent- Products At Last!!

    I am doubly incontinent as the result of neurological disease. I became frustrated at the lack of products sold by people who are themselves sufferers. Too many companies seem to want to sell what they think is best for the problem. So I set up www.incontinence-diaper.netIt...
    wheelsfromengland wheelsfromengland
    2 Responses Apr 21, 2011

    I've been urinary incontinent

    for some about 30 years or so, but lately, the past 18 months I've experienced more frequent accidents and think I've become fecal incontinent. It started like my urinary incontinence did. I'd have some accidents at night and then the day to the point where I have to wear...
    kennethm kennethm
    56-60, M
    Jul 7, 2015

    Something Totally New to Me.

    Well...I think I'm starting to have it.I'm not sure.But in the last few months I am having some problems.I always go to the toilet in the morning.This is a very regular thing for me.I am never constipated.But I've noticed that in the last 6 months or so,I can barely hold it till...
    marjolein marjolein
    5 Responses Jul 17, 2009

    Hi I'm Emma I'm 23 I was born with mild spina

    bifida alculta which can affect bladder bowel or mobility with me it's cause bowel incontinence I've been on and off medications all my life it's controlling every aspect of my life I've had enough would live to talk to someone going through the same thing get in touch
    ems3007 ems3007
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 17, 2014

    Hi I'm 35 and was born with a lot of birth

    defects that cause me to have no muscle or nerves or anal control.. so I am completely bowel incontinent. I work as a hair stylist and it is a struggle everyday to not be found out! Also I can't seem to stay in a relationship cause I'm constantly hiding, for obvious reasons. I...
    Leapyearstorm Leapyearstorm
    4 Responses Apr 22, 2015

    Getting Worse

    For a few years I've been having occasional unexpected poop show up in my pants. Lately it's getting worse. I can't even tell it's there til I go to the bathroom & find it. Usually not lot there but enough to make me wonder if I've embarrassed myself by stinking & not knowing...
    Poopedout Poopedout
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Jul 6, 2012

    Just Hi, For Now

    i am in tears, finding this group...all my life i have suffered from incontinence, relating to congenital birth defects.  Amazing how it can grow to feel like a personal weakness...  Pleased i have found this group, and i am not alone.I'll post my story soon, but need to grow...
    Melsko Melsko
    2 Responses Feb 5, 2012
    diaperlizzybaby diaperlizzybaby
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jul 24, 2015

    It Happens Sometimes

    Recently I've had episodes of IBS and completely loss of control. I've been massively incontinent to the extent of having to chuck out almost all the clothes I was wearing. I wear a diaper/nappy if I can feel the IBS coming on but it's so unpredictable that often it comes on...
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Jul 29, 2011

    After many years of hemorrhoids,

    then hemorrhoid banding twice, then a hemorrhoidectomy. And now fecal incontinence. I was fired from my job because of it even though I should have been protected by FMLA laws. They made up some bizarre reasons that was never discussed prior or was written up for . I decided not...
    2pooped2participate 2pooped2participate
    56-60, F
    1 Response Jun 15, 2014

    Me and the Girls at the Doctor So me

    and the girls go to the doctors office yesterday to check our control ability. Kayla went first and found that she has fecal incontinence. I went after and got the same diagnosis (I want to poop myself uncontrollably so I'm ok with this :) ). And then Nikki went in, and we found...
    mastrgamr949 mastrgamr949
    22-25, M
    1 Response Dec 20, 2013

    Fecal Incontinence As A Result Of Surgical Mistake

    Here goes...In 2009 I had surgery for a rectal fistula and the doc used a procedure called a cutting seton to correct it, but he made his own 'tool' (a syringe with both ends cut off) as the crank for me to turn each day to tighten the seton. The syringe ended up cutting and...
    growan growan
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Oct 2, 2012

    I was born with spina bifida

    and as child I used to wet the bed and have also some daytime (wet and poop) accidents. At my teens was the same than as a child, and now as an adult my incontinence has become total. I can't hold liquid and solid on time to do it in the toilet, and wear diapers all the time...
    diaperuser71 diaperuser71
    36-40, M
    1 Response Sep 22, 2015

    Colorectal Cancer Treatment Side Effect

    When I am an old woman I shall wear purple diapers. But wait I am only 52. The purple are nicer than the white. Summer is hardest...rashes and sweat and hot and uncomfortable and yuk yuk yuk...best thing I have found is doing immodium at night then I can get through most of the...
    maryrain maryrain
    1 Response Sep 22, 2012

    My Secrets Are Behind Me..

    Literally, leaking from behind me. Inside me, I can feel it drip by drip. It's disgusting. I feel ashamed, I can't stand to be around people. My own family, I want to be. My girlfriend, shes in denial. Im sure she knows. Her family does.. I can't even look at them, nor them at me...
    Fecalmatters Fecalmatters
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Jan 24, 2013

    Mtv Documentary - Young People Living With Incontinence

    I hope you don't mind me posting here. I am an associate producer with MTV's True Life and we are currently working on an episode where young people suffer from embarrassing medical conditions. Incontinence has come up in meetings and we are interested in speaking to...
    mtvtruelife mtvtruelife
    5 Responses Oct 29, 2009

    Fi Is Not A Part Of Getting Older

    I'm 64 years old and have been having accidents now for a few years. At first I just thought I had to live with it, that somehow it was just a part of getting older. I didn’t know much. But then I started doing some research, and I slowly became aware I had options. My...
    PennyP2012 PennyP2012
    2 Responses Aug 29, 2012

    Life Changing

    Hello, my name is Mark; I am 50 years old and retired from the U. S. Navy. My journey began in July 2009 when I was diagnosed with a low laying rectal cancer. I was very lucky that it turned out to be an early stage I, low grade tumor that was treated with radiation and 5FU...
    autumneagle autumneagle
    46-50, M
    3 Responses May 31, 2011

    after two fistulotomy surgeries,

    I am now experiencing fecal incontinence. I work in an office, do public speaking/training. my job is very high stress. I have "accidents" all the time. gas, leakage and full blown bowel movement if I don't get to a bathroom within 30 seconds of "feeling" the need to go. I...
    sredden sredden
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Jul 13, 2015

    My Fecal Incontenence Solution

    I live in New York and suffered from this ebarasng disease for few years. Fecal Incontenence was controlling my life and I am 37 years old. I was getting embarrassed every week and some days I could not come out of my house. It is Definitly nice to be able to share my story. One...
    3 Responses Feb 20, 2013

    Glad To Be Here

    I have suffered from fecal continence for as long as I can remember. It has gotten so bad I almost never leave the house and am on disability. I am trying to ease back out into society again. I have found some products that give me a measure of security but even with these...
    56-60, F
    3 Responses May 30, 2012
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