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News - Year: 2017

July 2017

NEW kliniderm superabsorbent 20cm x 40cm

All of the benefits of kliniderm superabsorbent, just in a new bigger size! Now available on FP10.

July 2017

BAPSCARCARE Gel SPF now available on FP10

As from the 1st June 2017, BAPSCARCARE Gel SPF 10g will be available on FP10.

BAPSCARCARE is a medical silicone therapy to aid the skin to heal faster with an improved cosmetic outcome. BAPSCARCARE helps both new and existing scars to remodel to become flatter, fade in colour, become more flexible and thinner in appearance. This product can also help reduce the problems associated with scarring.

May 2017

Acquisition of Pretty Legs Holdings Ltd by H&R Healthcare Ltd

H&R Healthcare Ltd are pleased to announce the acquisition of Pretty Legs Holdings Ltd.

Pretty Legs Holdings is a leading UK manufacturer of medical and consumer hosiery, including the Saphena and Pretty Legs brands, and through its Medalin subsidiary is the UK’s leading manufacturer of prosthetic socks.

Mike Hoskins Managing Director of H&R Healthcare Ltd commented: ‘H&R Healthcare Ltd already distribute the Saphena brand of medical hosiery on behalf of Pretty Legs so this acquisition is a logical extension of that relationship and further allows us to invest in a group of companies which has a long-standing reputation for producing innovative, high quality textile garments. Pretty Legs Holdings will add to our existing Leicester based business, CUI International, a major UK manufacturer of hernia and ostomy support wear, to create a UK Centre of Excellence with expertise in the development and manufacture of specialist textiles.’

May 2017

NEW Kliniderm line extensions

New to our product portfolio and Kliniderm family is Kliniderm silicone wound contact layer – a one sided silicone that ensures easy handling and minimises wound disturbance. In addition, we have two new line extensions in the Kliniderm foam silicone border range – 10 x 30cm and heel (20 x 20.8cm).

Kliniderm silicone wound contact layer and Kliniderm foam silicone border 10 x 30cm will be available on FP10 from 1st May 2017.

March 2017

NEW Saphena Anti-embolism stocking pricing announced

Following the results of the new NHSSC Vascular Therapy framework agreement, we are pleased to announce that we have further reduced our prices with savings of up to 32%.

For more information and further eligible discounts contact Cathy Garner on 07891 636523 or email

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