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.
The Ostomy Amigo caught my attention many months before it was launched, not only because it was made by a company not far from where I live, but because the idea itself is pure genius!
Some ostomates have concerns about wearing a seat belt, while other ostomates have had problems while trying. The Ostomy Protector aims to help with this problem by providing a unique solution to protecting your stoma.
Here’s the presentation I gave at an ostomy education event for World Ostomy Day 2016!