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Woman hits back at trolls who say she'll 'never find a date' due to stoma bag

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Charlotte Amy Louise, who has hypermobility Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS) — a connective tissue disorder which can affect any part of the body, has a small opening on her stomach following an operation in 2018.This opening is known as a stoma.

The 23-year-old had her stoma fitted when her colon became paralysed as a teenager.And now, she uses her Instagram page to show that having a stoma is "not something to be looked down on".Her platform addresses strangers' questions, including very personal ones about her love life.

In one video, she reacted to a cruel comment that said "I'd never date someone with a stoma bag".She held a walking stick up, gesturing towards the comment and then shrugging her shoulders.In response, Charlotte defiantly mimed the words: "Nobody asked."The TikToker went on to explain how her boyfriend reacted to the news of her getting a stoma. Want to bring a little glamour to your life every day with all the most exciting real-life stories, fashion and even sex tips HOT off the press?Well, we've got you covered with our great new Hot Topics newsletter - it'll drop straight into your inbox around 7pm and you can unsubscribe whenever you like.And signing up now means you'll get a front row seat for our great new series inside the lives of the next generation of Daily Star Page 3 girls.You can sign up here - you won't regret it..."His first and only question was if I would then be able to eat food again (I mean, to be exact, his question was 'Would you be able to eat cheese?' — and the answer is yes)," she wrote."And since my stoma surgery, I have reconnected with my body and have able to express myself in different ways...

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