Previous Events

We know you might have missed a MyLife Event or Webinar so to make sure that you don’t miss out on any of our helpful webinars, practical workshops and interactive experiences designed to help you live a better life after your laryngectomy, we have uploaded them here for you to watch in your own time.

Webinars

MyLife Webinar: Masterclass in Adhesives

In this webinar, we will simply guide you through the different types of adhesives, when to use them and how to create a perfect skin care routine to get the most out of your adhesives.

MyLife Webinar: A guide to travelling safely this summer with a tracheostomy

Whether it’s abroad, a staycation or going to see family and friends, join our webinar. We will help ease those worries and concerns that you may have when it comes to travelling.

Our experts will help to answer these questions and more, as well as providing a useful checklist to prepare you for time away from home.

MyLife Webinar: A laryngectomees guide to travelling safely this summer

Whether it’s abroad, a staycation or going to see family and friends, watch our webinar. We will help ease those worries and concerns that you may have when it comes to travelling.

Our experts will help to answer these questions and more, as well as providing a useful checklist to prepare you for time away from home.

MyLife Webinar: How to get active after a laryngectomy

In this webinar, we provide you with guidance on the next steps to increasing your activity level and how to get back into doing what you once loved. Plus, guest speaker Bill aka ‘Larynx Lad’, talked about how he made his life changing procedure into something positive and chose to get fit!

MyLife Webinar: International Women’s Day Panel

In this webinar, we spoke to a panel of inspirational women who have been through a tracheostomy or laryngectomy. They spoke about their own personal experiences and the coping mechanisms they’ve instilled to live better. Discussions took place around relationships and being in public settings as well as advice and guidance on visual impairments, voice and much more!

MyLife Webinar: Troubleshooting – Living with your laryngectomy

In this webinar During you can learn about how to manage and reduce your mucus, tips on reducing skin irritation around your baseplate and building your confidence in social settings.

MyLife Experience: Preparing for Winter Gardening Success

The online MyLife Experience we discussed how to prepare your garden for beautiful spring blooms from our special guest and took away some top tips for winter gardening.

MyLife Webinar: What to do in winter to care for your skin and reduce mucus

The online MyLife Webinar was all about caring for your skin and reducing mucus in winter. We discussed how to look after your health and how you can keep safe whilst out & about as well as the current cost of living crisis.

MyLife Webinar: Guide to new research on HMEs

The online MyLife Webinar we discussed the data behind the new generation of HME’s which can help you to sleep better. Plus, we shared some useful top tips for a better night’s sleep.

How to guide to hands-free speech

We discussed hands-free speech, and how to get the most from using a hands-free device. We provide you with some helpful hints on how to achieve a good voice and, how to improve your speech with a voice prosthesis. Even if you don’t have a voice prosthesis, there will still be helpful insights on how to communicate with those around you.

What to expect when travelling with a laryngectomy

We know it can be a little tricky when it comes to planning out your holiday.​ During this webinar, we cover some of the most frequently asked questions around travelling as well as what you should consider before you go

How to be more active after a laryngectomy

The MyLife Webinar discussed the benefits of an active lifestyle and regular exercise for mental and physical wellness and how to begin a journey towards this with tips and advice from other Laryngectomy patients.

A Masterclass in Skincare & Adhesives with Dr. Rustemeyer

MyLife Webinar with the dermatologist, Dr Thomas Rustemeyer. Discussed how the skin works and how you can look after it for reduced irritation and redness. Along with how to choose the right adhesive for your skin type and how to look after the skin around your stoma when using your adhesives for happier, healthier skin.

A Masterclass in Skincare & Adhesives with Dr. Rustemeyer

MyLife Webinar with the dermatologist, Dr Thomas Rustemeyer. Discussed how the skin works and how you can look after it for reduced irritation and redness. Along with how to choose the right adhesive for your skin type and how to look after the skin around your stoma when using your adhesives for happier, healthier skin.

How to reduce your mucus

MyLife Webinar discussed how to reduce your mucus production for improved quality of life after a laryngectomy.

Provox Life Experience: The Patient Story

MyLife Webinar with guest Martin O’Donnell who shared his personal experience with Provox Life. It was also a chance to look at the data behind how Provox Life is helping people with a laryngectomy to breathe better.

Different ways to voice after a laryngectomy

MyLife Webinar is about the different ways to voice after a laryngectomy hosted by Alison Dempster, expert Atos Clinical Educator, with Malcolm Babb, the president of NALC.

Finding the best adhesive for you

MyLife Webinar centred around the benefits of our new range of Provox Life Adhesives and how to choose the right one to suit your needs. The innovative clover-shaped adhesives are designed from high-performance materials to suit different skin types and stoma contours, providing you with a personalised solution.

Lung health – A better night for a better day

MyLife Webinar discussed the importance of using HMEs 24/7, including at night time, for better lung health every day. And they also talked about the importance of a good night’s sleep and shared data on how Provox Life has already helped people with a laryngectomy!

Experiences

Sleep Rituals and Meditation Class

MyLife Experience class on sleep meditation and bedtime rituals to help you sleep better, to support better days. Hosted by an expert, Eva, from the Sound Asleep Club, who is accompanied by Sam Rigby, Atos Clinical Educator and Respiratory Physiotherapist.

Cooking Class for Laryngectomees

MyLife Experience with cancer Health Educationist and Nutrition Adviser, Kellie Anderson. Learn, cook and present 3 summer recipes: a Pepper-Cheese Spread, Beet & Tomato Gazpacho and a savoury Tomato Bread Pudding which are specially designed for people with a laryngectomy or a tracheostomy.

Tai Chi Class for Beginners

MyLife Experience hosted by Peter Fletcher, an expert in teaching Tai Chi, who demonstrated some gentle and easy-to-do exercises that can be done anywhere whether you’re at home or outside.