11 Things You Only Know When You Have An Ostomy In Your 20s, Following emergency bowel surgery six months ago, 20-year-old Hattie was fitted with an ileostomy bag
Traveling with an Ostomy, don’t tell the TSA you have an ostomy. I have no problems going through security if I don’t tell them about it.
Rob Hill Ideal Techniques for Changing His Convatec Ostomy Pouch
Certain precautions and preparations need to be undertaken when you are traveling with IBD.
CINCINNATI – Cincinnati District 3 police are taking unusual steps to try to stop the 200 percent increase in juvenile shooting victims over the last five years. They’re hoping pictures of gunshot survivors who are paralyzed or require a colostomy bag will make some at-risk teens think about their lifestyle. With the help of probation […]
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Uncovering Ostomy with about.me | About.me Blog blog.about.me2/15/13 Guest writer Jessica Grossman is the founder of Uncover Ostomy, an online campaign focused on raising awareness towards the ostomy and defeating the negative stigma surrounding the surgery. Since 2009, Jessica Grossman and the Uncover Ostomy team have sparked a positive conversation about the ostomy through engaging […]
Hollister Incorporated Announces 2012 World Ostomy Day Photo Contest Winners Hollister Incorporated, a global manufacturer of healthcare products, recently sponsored a photo contest to commemorate 2012 World Ostomy Day. The 12 winning photos are featured in the 2013 World Ostomy Day Calendar, and the winners also received a certificate of recognition and $250 for their […]
Straight into a bag, Patients face a difficult transition when going to the toilet is replaced by collecting their faeces or urine in a bag. AS we all know, what goes in the body, must come out of the body. Everything that we eat, drink or breathe in, is processed, converted, utilised, and eventually, expelled […]
There is no need to discuss here what a ConvaTec ostomy pouch is or what is ostomy. If you have it or about to be undergoing surgery for it, then I am sure your trusted doctor has already explained to you what this is about and why you need it. The most important thing to […]