Ostomy Network Our mission is to
provide an Ostomy network incorporating social
networks, support, dating, and dicussion with a view to
develop friendships.We welcome anyone, especially
Ostomates, who are friendly and would like to meet
other people with Crohn's, Ostomy, Ileostomy, Colostomy
or any other Ostomies. Why not sign up now and enjoy
Ostodate. It works as an Ostomy dating site and an
Ostomy Social Network.
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Why Join OstoDate?
OstoDate is not just a dating site or a
Social Network site for people with an Ostomy and
for people with Ostomy related interests but a
total community of friendly and fun people who
help each other in all aspects of their lives. So
if you can help another Ostomate with Ostomy
questions or think you could benefit from another
Ostomate's advice then join
With our fast track
membership form you could be up and running with
your Ostomy profile within minutes. We also have a
great support team to help you with registration
and photo uploads should you require
We want your experience on our Ostomy Network to be fun and exciting. We are a new site giving you many features such as any dating site with an added bonus or two. We have a monthly Ostomy magazine, your own GuestBook also known as Blogg and even a ChatRoom.
What is a Colostomy?A surgically created
opening of the colon and is called a stoma. A
colostomy is made when a part of the colon or
rectum is removed and the part left of the colon
is brought to the abdominal wall.
the lower part of the colon to rest or heal up. It
can have one or two openings (if there is two, one
will discharge only mucus).
What is a Temporary Colostomy?
usually involves the loss of a part of the colon,
usually the rectum. The end of the portion left of
the colon is brought out through the stoma.
What is a Permenant Colostomy?