Supporting Your Spouse (and Yourself)

by Debra Rooney (from Ostomy Canada Magazine – Winter 2010: Volume 18, Number 2) Spouses and significant others of new ostomy patients can often feel frightened, worried or left out of the process. Because bowel and bladder cancers tend to strike later in life, older spouses often find themselves in the position of dealing not only […]

Do You Believe in Angels?

by Ruth Kenney (from Ostomy Canada Magazine – Winter 2010: Volume 18, Number 2) “Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.” Bette Yetman and I have been cruising for many years now and our bond goes beyond friendship into the sisterhood of ostomy living. So […]