Oakmed Lifestyle

Help & Advice

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


Advice articles

Here’s how to get involved in World Kindness Day this year

12th November 2018

On Tuesday 13th November there’s one of the more unusual celebration days, World Kindness Day. Although it’s not overtly linked to the healthcare industry we think it’s important to celebrate...

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Halloween: The sweet fear of sugar

30th October 2018

It’s that time of year again where people can dress however they like and not be judged for it! But Halloween isn’t just about the costumes, for the younger generation,...

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Introducing the Oakmed Product Selector

29th October 2018

Finding the right product to suit your particular situation can be difficult, especially just after surgery whilst your stoma and output is settling and you may need to change products....

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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

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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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FAQs

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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