We are looking for Board Members!

Serving on the Board of Directors is not a difficult task. Meetings are held online once a month. You may be asked to join a committee and help setup programs. But in the end you are helping other people living with an ostomy! Deadline is May 31, 2019. Click here for nomination form for Board […]

Did You Know about the Disability Tax Credit?

DID YOU KNOW? That any person living with an ostomy is eligible for the Disability Tax Credit when a qualified medical practitioner certifies the Disability Tax Credit certificate and Canada Revenue Agency approves your application. DID YOU KNOW? That the existing Disability Tax Credit Committee which is an Ad-Hoc Committee of Ostomy Canada Society’s Advocacy […]

Disability Tax Credit

Rectal Leakage

January 2019 Question: Hello. On April 24, 2018, I had surgery to section my upper rectum due to cancer. I have had an ileostomy, since then surgery to re-sect has been delayed by slow healing at the surgical site. Initially after surgery I had a lot of mucous leakage through the rectum … several months […]

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