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Help & Advice

Here is where you’ll find useful advice to make living with a stoma that bit easier.

Advice articles

Getting Active for the Summer: Our Top Tips for Exercising as an Ostomate

26th May 2020

There is no better place than being outdoors in summer. It’s not only good for your mental health and wellbeing, it also improves circulation, helps with concentration, increases vitamin D...

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World IBD Day – How You Can Get Involved This Year

15th May 2020

World IBD Day is coming up on the 19th May, providing the perfect opportunity for the community to come together and raise awareness for such an amazing cause. On this...

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Dietary Advice for Ulcerative Colitis

6th May 2020

Ulcerative colitis is a chronic disease which involves inflammation of the lower end of the digestive system, including the large bowel and rectum. It affects the lining of the colon...

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Useful resources

Browse our library of useful resource documents, including everything from product information and guides through to instructions on how to change a stoma pouch. View online or download and read them at your own leisure.

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Accessories Brochure

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Alginate case study

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Alginate Product Booklet

596.51 KB - pdf

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Useful information

Knowledge is empowering, which is why we’ve collected a variety of useful information articles on a wide range of stoma topics. Read up on some of the key issues and get valuable tips and advice on living with a stoma.

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It’s very likely that that burning question you forgot to ask your own healthcare professional last time you saw them has been asked of our team in the past.  Scroll through our list of FAQs and see if we can help answer your query.

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