Half the week, I was a single father working hard to provide a stable home for my children in the midst of an unstable time.
But for those who are not in the same situation, I would encourage you to not let your ostomy hold you back.
I believe you will find the other person won’t be bothered by it and will more than likely be supportive. Why would you let something silly like a bag on someone’s stomach get in the way of that? I know this is entirely from the woman’s perspective.
), but I know that sex is an important subject when it comes to ostomies.
It’s probably one of the first questions you have when you know you are going to have surgery. You wonder not only about the “how is this going to work? ” It’s also a hard question to bring up for many people, so I figure… And we’ll talk about it online so you don’t actually have to bring yourself to ask about it.
My stomach might be hurting and I’d be concerned about upsetting it even more. But I love my husband and I know that sex is an important part of a healthy, long-term relationship. I am very glad that I have an understanding husband who is willing to be patient and let me take it at my pace.