"I found the support programme both informative and comforting. The knowledge gained on how to care for scars and knowing others are also suffering therefore not feeling alone. The programme gave me comfort and knowledge and for that I am grateful." Steph (Nov 18)
Wound care is of the utmost importance following a burn, surgery or injury in order to limit the chance of infection and preserve the skin’s function. If you’re looking for additional support to manage your wound, or the wound of someone you care for, then sign-up for talkhealth’s FREE mywound support programme. If you sign up today you will have the chance to get a free Kelo-Cote Gel, as we have 100 samples to give away when you join.
mywound provides 12 weeks of dedicated information, sent to you by email in bite-size chunks. Every week there is a PDF for you to download or print containing practical information about how to care for wounds, written by talkhealth and medical experts.
Some of the topics the programme covers include:
- Stages of wound healing
- Pain management
- Patient stories and hints & tips
- Stitch removal
- Scar prevention and much more!
The mywound Support Programme is supported in part by sponsorship by KELO-COTE who have not had any influence over the content. Editorial control remains with talkhealth. No personal details will be shared with the supporting company.
* All content provided in the mywound Patient Support Programme (PSP) has been written by both medical professionals and talkhealth and certified by the Information Standard, based on available medical evidence (sources of evidence available on request) and is for information purposes only. It does not constitute a replacement for professional medical advice. If you are concerned about any aspects of your health or wish to discuss something you have read within the PSP, you should make an appointment to see your doctor. You should always seek medical advice before changing your treatment routine. talkhealth does not endorse any specific products, brands, or treatments.