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Thank You and Merry Christmas

20-Dec-2017

From all of us at Liberty Medical, we wish you and your families a joyous and safe Christmas and New Year. Thank you for supporting the Liberty Medical website in our second year. .. Read more...

Travel Certificates

18-Dec-2017

Travel Certificates The Hollister Travel Certificate comes in a variety of languages to assist you in explaining your ostomy pouch and supplies and the importance of these, helping to a.. Read more...

Protecting your gut health this Christmas

14-Dec-2017

To avoid cramps, bloating and wind during the Christmas and holiday period it's important that your gut is full of happy and healthy bacteria. Charlene Grosse, accredited practicing di.. Read more...

Ostomy Awareness Day 2017

02-Oct-2017

Ostomy Awareness Day is on Saturday 7th October 2017. Hollister is honoured to be part of the entire ostomy community on this important day. We want to champion the idea that you are n.. Read more...

Ceramide - The new buzzword in ostomy

20-Sep-2017

What is ceramide? Ceramide is a natural component of human skin. It links the outer skin together to form a water proof protective barrier. The design of the outer skin can be described as a "br.. Read more...

Managing a Parastomal Hernia

15-Sep-2017

If you suspect you have a hernia you should contact your Stomal Therapy Nurse (STN) for an assessment. Your STN will assess the size of the hernia as well as how easy it is to reduce it. Ho.. Read more...

Preventing a Parastomal Hernia

14-Sep-2017

Hernias can be experienced by everyone, regardless of whether you have a stoma or not. If you have undergone surgery resulting in the formation of a stoma you are at a greater risk of hernia.. Read more...

Your Stoma Care Routine

31-May-2017

Adjusting to life with a stoma may take some time as there are now more things to consider in your daily routine. Every stoma is unique and so is your stoma routine. Discuss your needs wi.. Read more...

Healthy Skin Around Your Stoma

29-May-2017

An important part of maintaining a healthy stoma is ensuring that the skin around your stoma, the peristomal skin, is also healthy. The peristomal skin should be without any irritati.. Read more...

Look Out for the Big Bowel Tour in June

05-May-2017

Bowel Cancer Australia's The Big Bowel is one of the more unusual but fun and informative exhibits for the year. Standing at 2.4 metres high and 7.0 metres long, the inflatable bowel feature.. Read more...