Is my Ostomy blocked? A blockage is not only with Colostomy right ? Understanding your gut plays a significant role in helping you manage life with your Stoma. In this support group meeting , our The South African Stomaltherapy Association (SASA) nurses Dee and Jane recap on the Gastro Intestinal Tract, types of stoma then explain the differences between a blockage and constipation.

Below, are some useful points/bookmarks in the video for your reference:

  • 10:15 – What to Eat – Colostomy
  • 12:35 – What is Constipation
  • 24:00 – Ileostomy – Can I become constipated?
  • 26:55 – Ileostomy – what to eat
  • 30:00 – Ileostomy – Blockage
  • 34:00 – Ileostomy – Blockage – What to do
  • 35:45 – Ileostomy – How to prevent a blockage
  • 38:35 – Balooning – Flatus/Wind/Farts

Q & A

  • 40:00 – Pancaking –
  • 42:25 – Can irrigation help with constipation

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