Rolf Benirschke - Great Comebacks™ Program Founder As the place-kicker for the San Diego Chargers for 10 seasons, Rolf held 16 team records and was the third-most accurate kicker in league history when he retired. What makes Rolf's football career so … [Read More...]
Mission StatementThe Ostomy Association of Los Angeles (OALA) is a non-profit, volunteer-based support association dedicated to improving the quality of life of anyone who has or will have an intestinal or urinary diversion. OALA provides emotional support, education, information, networking opportunities and advocacy to its members, their families, the medical community, and general public in Los Angeles and surrounding communities. OALA is an Affiliated Support Group of the United Ostomy Associations of America.
Concerns about gas and odor are normal. Modern pouching systems are odor proof, as long as it remains properly sealed. Immediately after surgery, it may seem that you have excessive gas almost all the time. This is normal because of the swelling that occurs … [Read More...]