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What is a stoma?

There is some confusion about what is a stoma and how it relates to ostomies. The terms ostomy and stoma are general descriptive terms that are often confused and used interchangeably.

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A New Year & A New January G.A.S. Partner: The Gastronauts!

  We have had a few messages from parents asking us to make products for children with an ostomy (can you think of anything cuter?). These ideas are definitely in the works for us at Awestomy but in the mean time we are excited to give back through our Give A Sh*t program to our […]

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Sex, Love and Life With An Ostomy Boy

Due to colostomy surgery, she was unsure how her relationship with her boyfriend would change. Read this story about a girl and her ostomy boy, their love and how a colostomy hasn’t changed their sex life.

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My Ostomy is My Good Luck Charm!

Since I have only had my colostomy for about six months now, I am still pretty new to all this good luck. Any intersting ostomy stories?

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A Sixth Month Letter To My Stoma

Dear Stoma, It’s been six months since we’ve been together, can you believe it? Oh how the time flies. I wanted to take a moment just to let you know what you mean to me, reflect on the past, and celebrate what lies ahead.

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