Managing your stoma care
Whether you have a colostomy, ileostomy or urostomy, stoma care is about understanding the needs of your stoma, adjusting to having one and integrating it into your life. Attending a Stoma Nurse Clinic can provide you with the appropriate professional advice or, if you have a query about your stoma care routine, you can also call the CliniMed Careline for free confidential advice on 0808 1596 017.
Stoma care products
CliniMed also distributes a wide range of stoma care products that are available to you on prescription via the NHS. You can browse our available products and order free samples online to try, before asking your GP to add them to your prescription.
Stoma care information and support services
In this section you can find detailed information about preparing for stoma surgery, how to change your stoma bag and solutions for various stoma problems such as odour and wind. There is also advice on living with your stoma including where to go for additional help and support.