https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ain8N9AjAf4 In this very informative video from Ostomy Lifestyle Films, Helen Bracey, a helpline services manager, explains all the various components of the digestive system and what they do when they're healthy. Crohn's disease flare-ups: An emergency guide. Helen goes over some of the things that can happen if there's a problem with the digestive system. She talks about the common procedures that can remedy those problems, such as a colostomy, ileostomy, and urostomy. She explains which parts of the digestive system are affected by the different procedures and where the ostomy bags are placed on the body. Living with an ostomy bag: A day in Rebecca's life. IBD News Today is strictly a news and information website about the disease. It does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or another qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.