I found the best resource for new Osteomates is other Osteomates. Hospitals, Osteo nurses & private companies lack much info. We know what works & what fails, trial & error. Each stoma is unique & requires much knowledge. I got an Ileostomy & Proctetomy 2-3 yrs ago.
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Colostomy in Nov. 2021. Retired English teacher.
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