Maintaining good hydration is important for everyone. Proper water balance in your body allows it to operate properly with good joint lubrication, proper blood chemistry, to prevent constipation, and allows the body to transport nutrition from your intestinal system to where it is needed. When you have an ostomy some of this function is compromised, so proper hydration is more important than ever.
Wound care and dressing technology have evolved beyond the days of Mercurochrome and a Band-Aid. The days of one dressing treat all wounds are over, but you may not be aware of the evolving technology. Let’s take a look at the different types of wound care dressings available today.
When it comes to storing ostomy supplies, each person will develop their own preferences. How you keep your supplies may be similar to how you keep your clothes or food pantry — some are organized, and some will be less structured. If you are just getting into needing ostomy products, here are some suggestions on how you might organize them according to your tastes.
Medical adhesive tape, also known as surgical tape, is used to secure dressings to the human body. Most of them are self-adhesive so once applied with a bit of pressure they will stay in place. Sarasota Medical Products specializes in hydrocolloid dressings using a variety of adhesive formulations.
Welcome to Sarasota Medical Products, a veteran-owned developer of unique hydrocolloid-based adhesives based in Sarasota FL. We began operation in 2010 and have experienced rapid growth with our ability to develop custom products for a wide range of customers and do it in a cost-effective manufacturing process that reduces labor costs up to 85 percent. This allows us to have a competitive advantage in the medical adhesives marketplace.
Award Winners to Be Announced at May 31 Sterling Awards Banquet in Orlando – The Florida Sterling Council and FloridaMakes today announced that 33 manufacturing companies have been named as finalists for the third Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Awards. The winners, chosen from the finalists, will be announced at the 2019 Governor’s Sterling Awards …