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“I feel more confident now and no longer feel like a prisoner in my own home”

I have been using the balloon irrigation system now for about 2 years as having had bowel cancer, have just been given the 5 years clear, hurrah !

I have had the courage to go  back to work and have a social life since using the irrigation system, this is now me for the rest of my life as without this system I would most of definitely have asked to have the stoma bag back, which I had while my bowel healed but my bag leaked sometimes and had to wear clothes that disguised the bulge. 

I feel more confident now  and no longer feel like a prisoner in my own home and I have my life back