It’s always crucial for us to separate fact from fiction when discussing serious medical conditions: ostomy being no exception. While it is indeed a serious matter, and alters your lifestyle in certain ways, ostomy doesn’t have to feel like a prison sentence. We’d like to show you why by refuting some of these common stoma myths.
Are you struggling to adjust to the day-to-day realities of your colostomy bag? There’s a bit of a learning curve to handling the changes, maintaining sanitary conditions, and protecting your skin from friction and abrasion. We always encourage patients to never let minor setbacks aggravate them too much. If you select the right supplies and … Read more