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Will colostomy significantly change my lifestyle forever?

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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Takes time to adjust

It is a major shift in life and takes tremendous courage and tolerance.
It is a shift in thinking. Dr.Remen has one she speaks about her life her website http://www.Rachelremen.Com/ktw.Html i was inspired by dr. Remen you might be able to connect with her regarding coping.

In brief: Takes time to adjust

It is a major shift in life and takes tremendous courage and tolerance.
It is a shift in thinking. Dr.Remen has one she speaks about her life her website http://www.Rachelremen.Com/ktw.Html i was inspired by dr. Remen you might be able to connect with her regarding coping.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

But with time and experience you should be able to continue to live a full life.
Ask the ostomy nurse for literature on people with colostomies that are in the public eye - i think you'll be pleasantly surprised.

In brief: Yes

But with time and experience you should be able to continue to live a full life.
Ask the ostomy nurse for literature on people with colostomies that are in the public eye - i think you'll be pleasantly surprised.
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
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