A pre-cut ostomy system refers to a pouch with a cut-out opening already in place, designed to fit the size of the stoma. Fin out more about it here.
Learn more about cut to fit ostomy systems, mainly used where the stoma is irregular. It means cutting an opening on the flange that fits around your stoma.
Crohn’s Disease (CD) affects the digestive tract, but mainly the small intestine and colon. Find out the recommeded foods that prevent flare-ups here.
It is not easy for an ostomate to face the new lifestyle changes coming after the ostomy surgery. Find out how to cope with post-surgical depression here.
A two-piece ostomy bag is one of the two types of ostomy appliances available, aside from the one-piece bag. Find out more details about it here.
Find out more about the drainable ostomy system, a type of pouch that can be reused because it has a feature to drain the accumulated discharge in the pouch
Exercising is beneficial for people who have undergone ostomy, as it shows that they can exercise for physical and psychological benefits in their lives.
Stoma leakage issues sometimes occur because wafers do not adhere to the patients’ stoma, so they might need to use stoma paste. Find out more about it here
toma collars are items some ostomates use to avoid stoma leakage. Patients must place it between their skin and the stoma, forming a collar around it.