Oakmed Lifestyle

Help & Advice

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

Advice articles

Showering with a Stoma – Everything You Need to Know

14th January 2021

Showering and bathing is part of everyone’s daily routine and should be still enjoyed even if you have a stoma. You may feel concerned about getting your stoma or skin...

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Stoma and Losing Weight – what are the key things you need to know?

4th January 2021

January brings the start of a New Year and new resolutions for 2021. The mornings become lighter and the evenings longer. Your days become your own again after all the...

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Festival of Winter Walks – The Benefits of Walking When you Have a Stoma

21st December 2020

Walking is a great form of exercise,  it is good for the mind, body and soul! There is nothing more enjoyable than getting wrapped up in the winter weather and...

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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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