Tidings magazines

With over 19,000 readers nationwide, Tidings is the UK’s most read magazine for ostomates, their families and their carers.

Released every quarter, each issue of Tidings contains real life stories, features on ostomate issues, updates from the Colostomy Association as well as information on the latest products, government legislation and medical advice.

Tidings is written specifically by the Colostomy Association with contributions from ostomates and stoma care professionals. Subscription to Tidings is completely free – just follow this link or contact us to get the latest copy posted through your door.

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Year 2015

Tidings Winter 2015, Issue 36Tidings Winter 2015, Issue 36

Inside...Cover Story...Patient Associations attend Stoma Care Nurses' Conference, New Year messages, Update on new products and services, CA news, CA 10th Anniversary Celebrations, Dear Nurse, Readers Writes, Aled's Story, You Only Live Twice, Addendum to Wills article, Sex and the stoma, JOSH and much more...

Year 2014

Tidings Autumn 2014, Issue 35Tidings Autumn 2014, Issue 35

Inside...Cover Story...Dreams Do Come True, Update On New Products And Services, A New Lease Of Life, I Survived, Coming To Terms With A Colostomy, The Rectal Stump explained, The MACE Procedure Explained, Obtaining Prescription Supplies, Irrigation, Dear Nurse, Readers' Writes and much more.

Tidings Summer 2014, Issue 34Tidings Summer 2014, Issue 34

Inside...Cover story...Trevor living life to the full, Other readers share their experiences, Fistulae explained, Choosing the right pouch, Irrigation and You, Readers' writes, Dear Nurse and much more...

Tidings Spring 2014, Issue 33Tidings Spring 2014, Issue 33

Inside...Cover story...Introducing our new president, Mr Ian Daniels FRCS...Pathways to a Colostomy...Irrigation and You...Bowel Cancer Screening...Dear Nurse...Travel Hints and Tips and much more

Tidings Winter 2014, Issue 32Tidings Winter 2014, Issue 32

Inside...Cover story...Jo-Ann's second chance at life...Additional products...Irrigation and You, Readers' writes...Dear Nurse and much more

Year 2013

Tidings Autumn 2013, Issue 31Tidings Autumn 2013, Issue 31

Inside...Cover story...Dispelling the myth: children have ostomies too...Additional products...Irrigation and You, Readers' writes...Dear Nurse and much more

Tidings Summer 2013, Issue 30Tidings Summer 2013, Issue 30

Inside...Cover story...Paul fundraising for the CA...feature - Adhesions and Blockages...Additional products...Irrigation and You, Readers' writes...Dear Nurse and much more

Tidings Spring 2013, Issue 29Tidings Spring 2013, Issue 29

Inside...Peggy's story...Pathways to a Colostomy...Bob's travels with a bag...Big journeys begin with small steps, Irrigation and You, Readers' writes...Dear Nurse and much more

Tidings Winter 2013, Issue 28Tidings Winter 2013, Issue 28

Inside...Take Two Women...Pathways to a Colostomy...How to feel good about yourself...Irrigation and You, Readers' writes...Dear Nurse and much more

Year 2012

Tidings Autumn 2012, Issue 27Tidings Autumn 2012, Issue 27

Inside...Once in a lifetime Olympic experience...Focus on Diet...Pathways to a Colostomy...Irrigation and You, Dear Nurse and much more...

Tidings Summer 2012, Issue 26Tidings Summer 2012, Issue 26

Inside...Taking a look at the latest stoma care products & services, pathways to a colostomy, going it alone to Australia, irrigation and you, whose hands are we in? looking after the little ones, ostomy aid and your medical directory.

Spring 2012 Issue 25Spring 2012 Issue 25

Inside... Patient notes from Spain. Feature: focus on Facebook.

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