Interview with Angelina from stoma fashion brand Aura Clothing.

Angelina was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease aged 12 and had her ileostomy formed aged 13 after 11 months of unsuccessful treatment. Due to her own struggles with her stoma and finding stoma-friendly clothing, she founded Aura Clothing; a fashion brand that creates custom clothing for those with an ostomy. I interviewed her about her experiences […]

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Interview with Gastro Nurse Amy Scott Smith

Amy is a nurse on a General Surgery/Digestive Diseases ward in Brighton, U.K. I interviewed her about her experience as a nurse, looking after patients and how social media has helped her understand her patients. 

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Interview with Sophie Medlin from CityDietitians

Sophie Medlin is a Consultant Dietitian and Director of CityDietitians. She specialises in helping people with colorectal disorders and surgery. I interviewed her about the amazing things she’s doing on social media and pick her brain on how to help those with a gut condition and/or surgery. 

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Interview with Zanna van Dijk.

Zanna van Dijk is a content creator and co-founder of Stay Wild Swim. In January 2019, Zanna was rushed into hospital with extreme stomach pains. In the middle of paradise, she was supposed to be on the trip of a lifetime, but was rushed to hospital to have emergency bowel surgery. I interviewed her about […]

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