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Testimonials of colostomates

  • Regaining control over my life

    Daily life with a colostomy can be particularly restrictive, however the story of Virgil, a French taxi driver, demonstrates that with perseverance, it is possible to live "like everyone else" as a colostomate. Testimonial.

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  • This is the good life!

    Marie-José, French left colostomate discovered Be 1® and now she is an enthusiastic advocate of this new device. "Before, I did not even go to the restaurant with my husband while today we went to the restaurant without any problem... Cleaner, more comfortable and less odor… Now I’m wearing a swimsuit… we go to the beach… I feel cleaner and better in my body… Wearing Be 1® allows me to feel when stools are coming allowing me to go to the toilet like anybody else. Before, it was a real nightmare, now I live, we go outside… This is the good life!"

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Testimonials of ileostomates

  • Flexima® 1-piece: a fantastic product

    Canadian Eric Polsinelli is married with two children. In 2008 he was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease, and had his ileostomy done on August 21st of 2013. The moto of his website VeganOstomy is ‘Helping to create happy ostomates’. The content is based on his personal experience on ostomy products. Eric about our 1-piece Flexima® ileopouch: “Flexima® 1-piece system which has some great features… The material feels really Premium… This is probably one of the best fabrics that I’ve seen… I find that the B. Braun filter is one of the better filters out there… Overall I honestly have to say that for a 1-piece system this is a fantastic product.”

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  • My philosophy: attitude is everything

    Canadian Eric Polsinelli is married with two children. In 2008 he was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease, and had his ileostomy done on August 21st of 2013. He was invited by B. Braun to the WCET 2016 in Cape Town to speak about his story and the experience he have had as ostomate. Here is the presentation he gave at the B. Braun breakfast symposium during the WCET conference on March 15, 2016. “I think it is very easy to become a victim when you are a patient, but I don’t think that this serves aswell. If you have a positive mindset, you can really do anything you want. … Don’t let your ostomy be a barrier!"

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  • Flexima® 3S: a pretty cool thing

    Canadian Eric Polsinelli is married with two children. In 2008 he was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease, and underwent an ileostomy surgery in August of 2013. On his VeganOstomy website he is sharing his personal experience with different ostomy products from several companies. In September 2015 he tested the B. Braun Flexima® 3S 2-piece system: “A product quite unique … it’s really nice and secure when it’s on there … a pretty cool thing…”.

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