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Nu Hope Laboratories Inc


12640 Branford St
Pacoima, CA 91331 United States
Phone:(818) 899-7711
Toll Free Number:(800) 899-5017
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Overview: The history of Nu-Hope is an interesting one of tragedy turned into triumph. Nu-Hope was born out of necessity. The founder, Edmund N. Galindo, was born in Mexico and raised in Los Angeles, CA. After graduating from Polytechnic High School in 1933, Edmund apprenticed as a silk screen printer. Eventually, he married with four children and became a partner in a silk screen printing business. During this time Edmund was battling chronic kidney disease. He was not aware of the seriousness of his disease until he volunteered for the war effort in 1941. Doctors were so alarmed by his condition they told him he had only one more year to live. By the grace of God and some progressive thinking doctors, he survived that prediction by 18 years.
When medical treatment was no longer effective, a urinary diversion was performed in January 1958. At that time ostomy products were complicated, crude and relatively ineffective. There were many months of frustration and anguish trying to use these products. There was frequent leakage that caused pouches to be changed often that resulted in skin breakdown after a few days. When serious problems arose, there were no Esterostomal Therapists to turn for help. And there was frequent laundering of clothing and bed linen.
UMDC Code: 101564
Fax: (818) 899-2079
Email: info@nu-hope.com
Website: http://www.nu-hope.com
Company Type: Private
Business Started: 1959
Business Lines: Manufacturer/Distributor/Exporter
Quality Regulations: CE_MARK
Sales Channels: Distributors
Total Sales: 2300000
Number of Employees: 26
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Adhesive
Waterproof/Non Laytex A stronger bond will give longer wearing time.Excellent additional aid for problem situations such as oily skin, perspiration problems, scar lines, skin wrinkles, poorly located stomas.
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Adhesive Cleaning Solvent
This solvent is used to clean the adhesive off any part of the the appliance.
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Adhesive Thinning Solvent
Replenishes solvent loss thru evaporation when adhesive becomes thick and hard to manage.
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Carbo Zinc
Peristomal skin barrier provides effective skin protection from stomal discharge.
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Karaya Gum Powder
A water soluble gum powder used to provide a protective layer on skin area around the stoma. Primarily for ileostomy use - fecal matter.
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