It can be hard enough to prepare for a trip without IBD or ostomy. The presence of medications, dietary restrictions, and symptoms add layers of complexity. Even though traveling with IBD or an ostomy requires some extra planning, one does not have to give up traveling when they have IBD or an ostomy.
The United Ostomy Association of America (UOAA) offers travel cards and helpful tips for ostomates who are traveling. To obtain a travel card and learn more check out: