Myths Vs Facts - What You Need to Know About Ostomy

Myths Vs Facts - What You Need to Know About Ostomy

My OstomyJun 6, '22

It is easy to get confused about what is fact and fiction about living with an ostomy when there is so much information available online. Not only that, the experience of one ostomate might not be the same of that of another.

Here are some ostomy myths debunked by the Ostomy American Association.

Note: Some things may vary per ostomate. It is always best to consult your NSWOC/ Ostomy nurse if you are unsure.