The Japan Ostomy Association, Inc. (JOA) is a Volunteer-based incorporated organization dedicated to provide education, information and support for people who have or will have intestinal or urinary diversions.
This Homepage is open to all ostomates and people suffering from similar problems, their families, government agencies, and health care professionals. We wish to inform you of the activities of JOA and provide helpful information to ostomates with the hope of achieving appropriate support from the community.
You are able to obtain details of our activities from the following pages.
Materials and descriptions presented within this Home page are provided solely for informational purposes and should not be used as a substitute for the advice or instruction from a qualified medical professional.
JOA is not responsible or liable for any direct or indirect damage that results from use of any of the content of this Home page.