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A New Ostomy App Made Just For You

Valentine’s Day - A Love Letter to Ostomates I have an ostomy, so I know what it’s like to feel isolated and confused after surgery, and searching the web for hours to find people “like me,” hoping to get answers to a thousand questions. I know what it’

Connecting Ostomy Patients Nationwide - UOAA National Conference

The UOAA National Conference is a community focused event that is designed to provide support, education, and social networking opportunities for ostomy patients across America. This was my second time attending the UOAA National Conference and it was even better than the first! This time, I attended as a Patient

Digital Innovation Into Practice: A Flying Visit to the UK

Last week, I was privileged to be invited to speak at #DigitalCatalyst19. Hosted by the NIHR Clinical Research Network and AHSN, the event brings together clinicians, academics, and industry to share ideas and solve problems faced by healthcare. Northeast England has a reputation for outstanding healthcare and great partnerships between


Validation of a novel connected "smart" stoma bag to monitor output and skin condition in ostomatesR. Fearn1, D. Ziring2, K. Solis1, I. Dorofeeva1, C. Landon3 111 Health and Technologies Inc., Tustin, California; 2Cedars Sinai Hospital, Los Angeles, California; 3Ventura County Medical Centre, Ventura, California BackgroundIntestinal stomas are frequently constructed by