Friday February 2, 2018
Get a shirt and spread the ostomy love!
Show your support for Ostomy Awareness Day on October 7, 2017 by wearing your limited-edition Ostomy Awareness Day T-Shirt. 100% of shirt proceeds will be donated to the UOAA (United Ostomy Association of America Inc.). So whether you’re living with an ostomy or a loving supporter of persons living with an ostomy, grab your shirt, grab your camera and snap a selfie. Then, share it on social media using the hashtag #ostoME. Let's navigate the ostomy journey together.
ConvaTec - Bronze Sponsor of Run for Resilience Ostomy 5k
Support Ostomy Awareness and run/walk or attend a Run for Resilience Ostomy 5k near you. You can also do a Virtual Run in your favorite place to walk or run! Click on the event page to register below.
As an accomplished fashion model—and a double ostomate—she’s spent nearly 20 years camouflaging her pouches from the camera. That was easy, she says, compared to hiding the hurt and embarrassment she felt as a young child who was very different from all her friends.
Intuitively, Dana Marie Gatziolis knew that life after ostomy surgery could mean one of two things. She could either choose to live in fear and feel victimized by her disease, or she could choose to lean into love and allow her wounds to transform her.
me+™ services and care
When you enroll in me+™, you get all the valuable resources and support you need right at your fingertips - from a dedicated team of ostomy nurses and specialists to information on product, lifestyle and diet. You don't have to figure it out alone. Join today and let us help you get back to doing the things that make you, YOU.
Have questions? Call our me+ support team at 1-800-422-8811 today.