A closed ostomy system is one of the types of ostomy pouches available to patients. Find out more about them here.
Each patient has unique needs, so the selection of supplements for the care of your colostomy is essential. Learn to choose the best colostomy bag here.
Find out more about colostomy irrigation, a way for some colostomy patients to evacuate stool by means of a water enema performed through the stoma.
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.
Exercising with an ostomy is probably easier than you think. Learn all about the disciplines and sports that you may practice with a stoma and start today.
The balance of the different electrolytes in our body is key to regulate fluid amounts, blood acidity, muscle, and nerve health, especially with an ostomy.
Exercising is beneficial for people who have undergone ostomy, as it shows that they can exercise for physical and psychological benefits in their lives.
Dehydration occurs when we lose more water than we drink. So, the amount of water we drink must depend on the activities we do. Find out more about it here.
There is debate concerning the incidence of incisional and parastomal hernias after different types of surgery. Learn more about this debate here.