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ConvaTec Launches New Lifestyle Magazine for People With an Ostomy
Date:12/5/2008

Free Support Magazine Helps Individuals and Families Embrace Life to the Fullest

SKILLMAN, N.J., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvaTec, a world-leading developer and marketer of innovative medical technologies for community and hospital care, announced today the launch of ConTact, the new global lifestyle magazine for people with an ostomy. The free magazine is filled with practical advice and feature articles on living a healthy and active life after ostomy surgery.

In response to reader feedback, ConTact, formerly known as Health & Vitality, now features expanded content, including personal profiles from people around the world who are living the life they want, tips from contributing experts and readers, as well as a new look and feel.

"We are passionate about our customers' needs and are continually striving to improve our products and services so we can provide them with the best options to embrace life," said Nino Pionati, President, Ostomy Care, ConvaTec. "We are proud of ConTact and hope it provides readers with empowering support to bring balance to their lives, enabling them to live life to the fullest."

Available in electronic or print format, each issue of ConTact magazine will feature professionally written, in-depth articles on a wide variety of important topics tailored to the unique needs of people who have an ostomy and their families, including nutrition, sport & exercise, travel, intimacy, mental health and skin care.

ConTact magazine is published three times a year and is currently available in the following local markets: United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Japan, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Netherlands, Belgium, Nordic Region (Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland), Poland and the Czech Republic. Additional markets will be added in the future, including France, Germany, Australia, Russia, Turkey and China. Each issue wil
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