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Uncover Ostomy is an online awareness campaign spreading positive ostomy awareness through stories and sharing.
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Sorry I Was A Little 💩

A little while ago, I asked our Facebook community an important question: Whether it had been easy or difficult to accept the ostomy into their lives. I asked because, well, I love getting to know more about each and every one of you, but I also asked because...

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13 Years of Different: Bag-Mitzvah Edition

I was born and raised in the Jewish faith, so at the age of 13 I was given a Bat-Mitzvah. A Bar or Bat Mitzvah is supposed to symbolize the coming into adulthood of Jewish children, assuming that they suddenly know what it means to be a...

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Uncover Ostomy Jess I am real
I am Real.

Edit Nov 4th: Mashable is now saying that Essena is asking her fans to give her money directly because brands will not. This just keeps looking worse and worse, doesn't it? Edit Nov 5th: We've been featured in The Daily Mail! The other day, 18 year old Essena O'Neill,...

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Finding Love

Like any young girl with a library of Disney Princess movies, I often dreamed of finding my Prince - someone who would come into my life and sweep me off my feet and we'd ride off into the sunset and live happily ever after. What? I...

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Being Sick is a Workout of It’s Own

This past Sunday, I got all home-ec and baked my boyfriend a banana loaf. It's a really easy recipe that's comprised of bananas, peanut butter, some spices, quick oats, and a hint of love. I do it for him every so often. (I know how to bake,...

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I am Insane

My ass hurts. And not in the, "I've had to sit on the toilet forever because of Crohn's Disease" hurt, (many of you know what I mean, sigh) but the "I've exercised my ass off " hurt. Every morning at 6am, my boyfriend and I roll out of bed,...

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Crohn’s With a Side of Weirdo

A little while ago I saw on my Facebook newsfeed that my mom was attending her high school reunion. "Wait" - I thought. "Are these still a thing?" - I thought more. "It's been more than 10 years since I graduated from my elementary school.. did we have a reunion?" And if...

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