Uncover Ostomy is an awareness project of IDEAS aimed at removing the social stigma attached to the ostomy.

Shaz’s Ostomy Page

The aim of this site is to try and give you as much information as possible regarding ileostomy, colostomy and urostomy surgery. It is for ostomates by ostomates.

In Control / Life after Your Ostomy (Mount Sinai Hospital)

“In Control / Life after Your Ostomy” is a video of a very personal, inspirational account of five people’s lives following ostomy surgery.

New Beginnings Stories of Patients (Great Comebacks)

In this section we will be gathering stories told by patients, families and friends who’ve chosen to share their experiences from the moment they “found out” about their diagnosis through their life after surgery.

Success Stories (The J-Pouch Group)

Stories about people with a successful J-pouch, or an interesting story about your J-pouch experience.

Discussion Forum (International ostomy Association)

Global discussion forum.

Internal Pouch Discussion Forums

The Internal Pouch Group of the Ileostomy and Internal Pouch Support Group, UK. Please feel free to post any queries you have about pouch surgery!

J-Pouch Forum (J-Pouch Group)

Ostomy Forum (Healing well)

United Ostomy Associations of America Discussion Board

A forum to support people with ostomies and other intestinal/urinary diversions.

About Robert Hill

I founded IDEAS Intestinal Disease Education and Awareness Society, from my home base in Vancouver, British Columbia. Intestinal Disease Education and Awareness Society IDEAS is established to raise public awareness of intestinal diseases in order to help remove the stigmas associated with these illnesses. The programs of IDEAS help children, youth and young adults learn to live full lives, find acceptance and gain confidence.

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