Ostomy surgery entails some risk, and one of those risks are parastomal hernias.
Welcome to part three of my “Mastering Life with an Ostomy” series!
Welcome to part two of my “Mastering Life with an Ostomy” series!
A challenge that many ostomates face is how to comfortably wear an ostomy bag under clothing.
Ostomy surgery can be stressful, even when you’re prepared.
Terms like, “pancaking” or “burping” may sound like they’re describing a Sunday brunch, but in reality, ostomates have many clever words to describe what’s going on in their lives.
Stoma guards are often exclusively worn to protect someone from injuring their stoma.
Ostomates shouldn’t be afraid to talk about sex. So let’s start.