Stoma Stories

Competing as an ostomate with inflamatory bowel disease

Vicky Buckley writes about her inspiring fitness and competing journey, which led her to take part in the Pure Elite Amateur show this year

My road to ileostomy surgery

My road to ileostomy surgery

Defying the limits

Andrew Wakefield tells StomaTips how he defied expectations when got his ostomy. Not only continuing his fitness journey, but thriving

Expecting the unexpected: travelling with a stoma

Consultant Editor, Luciana Podschun, shares her personal experiences of travelling with a stoma

Finding joy in the colostomy storm

Desiree Montalvo-Holt shares her story of triumph over adversity, offering hope and guidance to others facing their own health storms

Triumph over colorectal cancer: a journey of hope and resilience

Renata Ivanković shares her experience battling colorectal cancer and the challenges of living with a stoma

Living with a stoma since birth

Kelsey talks about her inspiring journey with an ileostomy, her fight against online censorship and valuable tips to make living with an ostomy easier and more efficient

Going quarterly

Luciana Podschun celebrates Stoma Tip's 3-year anniversary, reflecting on its growth and international recognition. It will now be available quarterly, providing a platform for diverse stories of...

Hannah Witton interviews for StomaTips

Hannah Witton interviews for StomaTips about her experience with a stoma and creating content as a YouTuber and author

Beauty pageant

Jessica Logan tells us about her experience participating in beauty pageants as she represents those living with an invisible disability

My battle with endometriosis and journey to a colostomy

Andressa Alvarez describes her seven stage journey to a colostomy and how she feels empowered in her femininity

Pouches, a newfound positivity and the Pride of Britain award

Sahara Fleetwood-Beresford describes her journey with ulcerative colitis, a J-pouch and three stomas