Stoma stories

Find inspiration and advice by reading some real-life stories by people who are living with a stoma.

Danny Kuiper, a man for climbing great heights

Danny is 44 years old and lives in Rhoon, in the Netherlands. He struggled for years with Ulcerative…


The inspiring story of ‘Marathon Man’, Jack Holst.

Jack Holst

Jack suffered from Ulcerative Colitis since the age of 19 and after 2 years of living with the condition…


Vicki’s story: Using flushable bags and travelling the world

‘Freedom, for me, is being able to travel, to see more of the world’ To watch Vicki’s story…


Ingrid’s story: A model, blogger and public speaker from Norway

Ostomate Ingrid

We were delighted to welcome Ingrid Anette Hoff Melkersen to our headquarters for an inspirational talk on living…