hello everybody....im at the end of my rope with meds, remicade and others...the doctor has been mentioning a pemanent ostomy,iliestomy appliance for me for my crohns colitis....im a 35 year old male, active, thin and usually 165 pounds when healthy and getting depressed...i have a great job in the construction field and am extremely worried about
my career....i work outside in all weather conditions....i sweat alot in summer and wear lots of carharts and bibs in winter....my question to anybody out there who has an ostomy is and works outdoors is .....
Has this affected your career at all?
Have you had any problems with multiple layers of clothes on, IE carharts?
Has the hot summer weather and sweat caused you any problems?
Has the bag ever gotten in your way of performing your work?