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This is the place to come for help and advice from our in-house healthcare professionals and ostomates like yourself.

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Introducing the latest products from Oakmed

30th November 2018

We’re proud to announce that we’ll be offering two fantastic new products available on prescription. At Oakmed, we’re always looking for new ways to innovate and improve our quality range...

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Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week 2018

29th November 2018

December 1st marks the start of an awareness week that’s close to all of our hearts here at Oakmed. Chron’s and Colitis Awareness Week is particularly important for spreading the...

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Christmas Markets considerations for ostomates

28th November 2018

It’s that time of year again when the festive crowds gather for the Christmas markets, or maybe a festive show or even just general shopping, which can be difficult for...

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World Toilet Day – What the end of ‘toilet tax’ might mean for disabled facilities

15th November 2018

Monday the 19th of November marks a day that at first glance might seem a little bit odd, World Toilet Day. However, when you think about the importance of sanitation...

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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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