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Charlotte's Story

No amount of planning could have helped Charlotte at the grocery store.

Oscar's Story

Bowel urgency turned a trip of a lifetime into one he wishes he could forget.

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Bruna's Story

An abrupt meeting interruption that has all her coworkers confused.

Matthew's Story

It took only one bowel urgency moment to change his relationship forever.

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