Good news for people living with an ostomy in Prince Edward Island

Good news for people living with an ostomy in Prince Edward Island: A new Ostomy Supplies Program is being established by the province, to support individuals living with an ostomy. “This new program will have a major impact on the lives of hundreds of Islander currently living with ostomies,” said Health and Wellness Minister Robert […]

Hollister video on how to use How to Use the Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide for Consumers | All in for Ostomy Conference 2018

Hollister video on how to use How to Use the Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide for Consumers | All in for Ostomy Conference 2018:

Quebec Changes to the reimbursement program for ostomates

News September 7, 2018 Modification of the reimbursement program for ostomates From 1 st  October 2018, the Assistive Devices Program Ostomy will change. As the new name implies, the ostomy appliance program will cover people who have had a temporary stoma just like those who have had a permanent stoma. The announced changes will provide an indexable annual lump […]

Seeking research participants!

Are you concerned about sex and intimacy while living with an ostomy after colorectal cancer? I am the research co-ordinator and therapist for a Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and York University study that is currently seeking research participants. The purpose of the study is to evaluate a two session online program to support patients and […]