Miramichi Ostomy Peer Support Group, New Brunswick, and Liverpool Ostomy Peer Support Group, Nova Scotia have been added to our list of ostomy support groups in Canada. Click here to see the complete list.
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? 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 […]
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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 […]