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Surgically Caused Bowel Incontinence Presents Challenge to This Man

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None of us wants to have surgery but often there's no choice. Most of the time, all goes well. However, when health issues require repeated surgeries, things are more apt to happen, and that's why this man is now bowel incontinent. This is a tough blow to anyone, but to a heavy-machine operator, it can be put a stop to his work. 

Read more on Egosancares blog about how this wife is trying to help her husband get back some pleasure in his life:

Minding Our Elders: Caregivers Share Their Personal Stories. “I hold onto your book as a life preserver and am reading it slowly on purpose...I don't want it to end.” ...Craig William Dayton, Film Composer

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