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Sensitive Skin Issues

Question: I had my ileostomy operation in 1971 and I am now 74 years of age. About six years ago, I noticed that my abdominal

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Exercise Issues

Question: In a recent article from Ostomy Canada, included in the Stratford ON support group newsletter, it mentioned that exercise can help strengthen the abdominal

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Discharge Issues

Question: I just had bowel resection surgery 10 days again. A temporary ileostomy was put in place till the bowel is healed. Yesterday when I came

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Skin Barrier Issues

Question: I cannot get anything to stick within 5 cm of my stoma. The soft part of the flange lifts, so output gets underneath, whether

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Flange Edges Lifting

Question: I’m sure this question has been asked before, and I thought I had clipped out an answer and filed it somewhere, but now can’t

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Skin Irritation Issues

Question: What can I do for a red itchy pimply rash under the flange? Response: Skin irritation around your stoma is usually caused by leakage

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Odour Issues

Question: I had permanent colostomy surgery in May of this year. I am doing very well other than a few minor issues. Hope you can

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Ostomy Costs – Ontario

Question: Response: The Ostomy Grant Program in Ontario Persons who have had surgery resulting in a temporary ostomy Persons who reside in chronic care hospitals

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Output Issues

Question: I am a 70-year old woman with a colostomy due to rectal cancer which occurred in my mid 30’s. For the first 25 years

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