New to site but so far lots of good information here

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

New Member

Date Joined Oct 2006
Total Posts : 5
   Posted 10/2/2006 4:11 PM (GMT -6)   
Just wanted to thank everyone here who has posted helpful information. I've been visiting the site since July when I had my colon removed because of cancer and an illostomy in it's place. I was way behind the curve with how to apply the wafer and pouch, how long it stays on, would I be able to wear normal clothes again and found all the answers on this website. Oh forgot some of the answers for dealing with CHEMO which I will be doing for the next five months and that's fun all in itself with which side effects will I have this time and which ones I won't. Well I just figured it was time to become a member because this is my life now and there is not a single thing wrong with it because bottom line I'm still alive and kicking so once again I thank you all for your years of experience and helping me come up to speed with it.

Veteran Member

Date Joined Jul 2006
Total Posts : 1123
   Posted 10/3/2006 9:16 PM (GMT -6)   

Welcome, CornHusker .. you've found a very helpful and supportive here.  My APR surgery was last Feb - rectal cancer.

Good Luck - look fwd to seeing your posts.  :-)

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Friday, October 20, 2017 12:14 PM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,884,842 posts in 316,529 threads.
View Active Threads

Who's Online
This forum has 157640 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, Cfcgouldy.
413 Guest(s), 18 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
countingstarsx, Michelejc, Cigafred, Lapis_29, 07kr5, Jayhawk85, Kaitlan, Serenity Now, Hoagie, Loutucky, Girlie, Bull101, VLou*, Butterfly Mcgee, SaraOnThisSite, Old Mike, k07, straydog

Follow on Facebook  Follow on Twitter  Follow on Pinterest

©1996-2017 LLC  All rights reserved.

Advertise | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer