My Best Friend Joyce

by Deborah Clements from ​Ostomy Canada Magazine (Winter 2013 ­ Volume 21, Number 2) “I don’t have to tell you how I felt when I first met my ileostomy.  Life was out of my control. But I gave her the name of Joyce… “ When Joy, my stoma nurse, asked if I’d consider telling my story, I thought it would be good for me to reflect on what was a very big time in my life. So I gladly said yes. Speaking of me – at various points in my past I […]