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by Poorly Me
Tue Mar 07, 2017 10:59 pm
Forum: Surgery
Topic: My JPouch's 4th Birthday
Replies: 22
Views: 23180

Re: My JPouch's 4th Birthday

yes definitely sugar n fat combo causes more frequent loo trips and butt burn but not always...no rhyme or reason! Never a great problem when out as I just hold on...brain/bottom says no! But when at home brain/bottom says frequent trips...if that makes sense:) As I said I've never had an accident. ...
by Poorly Me
Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:57 pm
Forum: Surgery
Topic: My JPouch's 4th Birthday
Replies: 22
Views: 23180

Re: My JPouch's 4th Birthday

Not hijacking thread at all, Karen. Lovely to catch up. You have reminded me to tummy massage......I used to do that every night after my bath in the beginning but like so many other things I forget! Yes dark days long gone and we are obviously all coping very well so 10/10 for us. MacDaz..yep I can...
by Poorly Me
Sat Mar 04, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: Surgery
Topic: My JPouch's 4th Birthday
Replies: 22
Views: 23180

Re: My JPouch's 4th Birthday

Bum Meds!! I was at my very lowest point then I recall. Makes me tearful, as I said, when advising pal how to administer the horrid things. As a nurse, I have given many enemas to patents, but to do my own was lonely, sad and I knew futile :( and gave me awful cramps. Yes Rogalin, I think I was kind...
by Poorly Me
Sat Mar 04, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: Surgery
Topic: My JPouch's 4th Birthday
Replies: 22
Views: 23180

Re: My JPouch's 4th Birthday

WooHooo MacDaz and Karen, me old pals! We really did share a lot didn't we...Class of 2012.....wow so long ago. We were lucky to have each other's support as we approached our surgeries. Yep MacDaz very similar pouches! I never blame Fred, only me to blame. I do push him to the limits sometimes. I d...
by Poorly Me
Tue Feb 28, 2017 11:13 pm
Forum: Surgery
Topic: My JPouch's 4th Birthday
Replies: 22
Views: 23180

Re: My JPouch's 4th Birthday

Hi Rogalin, Great to hear that you are well too. Time flies eh? LIfe now for us both is just the new normal. I shudder when I think of how awful life was in the period running up to surgery. A very sad time but long forgotten normally. As I said life isn't perfect and Fred an utter inconvenience som...
by Poorly Me
Mon Feb 27, 2017 8:52 pm
Forum: Surgery
Topic: My JPouch's 4th Birthday
Replies: 22
Views: 23180

My JPouch's 4th Birthday

Hi All, Been quite a few years since I last posted but just a quick visit to tell you all how I'm doing 4 years on since takedown. My Fred...always referred to by his name... has honestly been just wonderful most of the time. I've never had an accident..touch wood. Most days I empty pouch within 10 ...