For many of us we battle with an IBD for years before making a decision about getting an ostomy.
During this battle with either Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis we go over every scenario in our head, about how an ostomy will make it tougher to date, even be the end of our dating lives.
In the 2.5 years since my surgery I’ve dated some amazing girls, who were really beautiful and not one cared about the fact I go to the bathroom a little differently.
Don’t think that anyone you want to ask out or date will think of you differently because of your ostomy either.
Here’s a cutsie story to prove love exists, even with a bag.
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To date, none of these studies adequately explains the observed clinical patterns.
It was frustrating and to be honest I felt embarrassed a bit.
After a little while I calmed down and we were talking while I was in the shower.