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Taikhum Sadiq

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Taikhum Sadiq has been a Health Products For You contributor since 2016.

He is an archaeology student and is passionate about learning about the past and how it impacts our future. He believes that enjoying all life has to offer benefits mind and body health and wellness.

An avid traveler, he enjoys sampling different Indian cuisines. He enjoys music, especially the band Queen, calligraphy and reading.

 

Diaper Rash

Adult Diaper Rash: 5 Tips For Treatment and Prevention

Taikhum Sadiq Feb 01, 2016

Incontinence or involuntary urination is a problem that many people including adults face. But as technology advanced we got a solution to prevent wetting our bed or pants. Adult diapers are the answer to many of our dilemmas regarding incontinence.

Nebulizer Accessories

Nebulizer Filters: All You Need to Know

Taikhum Sadiq Feb 02, 2016

Nebulizer filters are one of the most important nebulizer accessories for your nebulizer machine. Nebulizer filters clean the air that runs through the machine, removing unwanted particles from the air.

Incontinence Pads and Liners

Fecal Incontinence and Children

Taikhum Sadiq Feb 05, 2016

Fecal incontinence also affects children, and more care should be taken, as children cannot always control the functions of the body as compared to an adult. Fecal incontinence occurs in children because of a birth defect or disease, but in most cases it's because of chronic constipation. The key is to pay close attention to child's bowel habits and to keep supporting them throughout the ordeal.

Incontinence Guide

How To Choose The Right Incontinence Product

Taikhum Sadiq Feb 09, 2016

There are hundreds of incontinence products available in the market. But the biggest dilemma is to choose the one that fits your needs. Discreteness is very important part of the precaution to many people dealing with incontinence. If discreteness is important for you, there are several options available.

Incontinence Guide

A Brief Guide to Urinary Incontinence in Women

Taikhum Sadiq Feb 09, 2016

The pelvic floor muscles in your abdominal region, help you hold your urine. Urine may leak if the muscles get weak. This can happen from pregnancy, prostate surgery, or excessive weight.

Incontinence Pads and Liners

Incontinence and Menopause – Urinary Incontinence in Women

Taikhum Sadiq Feb 14, 2016

Bladder control problems or urinary incontinence are common for women going through their menopause. As women age, many factors can weaken the pelvic floor muscles that are responsible for the bladder control resulting in urinary incontinence.

Stockings

Compressing the Pain

Taikhum Sadiq Mar 23, 2016

Compression stockings are specialized kind of hosiery designed to improve the flow of blood in your legs and prevent these disorders. These garments save the body from pain, heaviness, inability to walk or stand for long hours thus hindering work and leading to ankle swelling. Compression stockings apply gentle pressure on the legs which helps to increase valve effectiveness.

Peak Flow Meters/Spirometers

Spirometry: A Brief Guide to Lung Capacity Measurement Device

Taikhum Sadiq Apr 04, 2016

A spirometer is a device used to measure the volume of air inhaled and exhaled by the lungs. A spirometer measures ventilation, the movement of air into and out of the lungs. The spirogram will identify two different types of abnormal ventilation patterns, namely obstructive and restrictive.

Spacers and Inhalers

Medical Breathing – Asthma Inhalers

Taikhum Sadiq Apr 04, 2016

An asthma inhaler is a device that delivers a specific amount of medication to the lungs, in the form of short doses of liquefied medicine that is usually self-administered by the patient via inhalation. It is the most commonly used delivery system for treating asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and other respiratory diseases.

Diapers and Briefs

The Belted Undergarment

Taikhum Sadiq Apr 04, 2016

Belted undergarments are mostly used by people when they require heavier protection compared to a light bladder leakage pad or garment can provide. They are made up of a front to back absorbent pad with pores to connect belts in both front and back positions. They are made in modern style and are open from the sides.

Diapers and Briefs

The Beltless Undergarment

Taikhum Sadiq Apr 04, 2016

The beltless undergarment is very much the same as the belted undergarment but with one of the only differences being that they do not have belts that wrap around the sides to hold them in place. Instead of a belt, this undergarment has an adhesive strip down the middle of the plastic or cloth like outer backing to hold it securely in your own underwear or in a knit or mesh pant.

CPAP Machines

The Old Way - Fixed Pressure CPAP

Taikhum Sadiq Apr 04, 2016

Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machines were initially used mainly by patients for the treatment of sleep apnea at home, but now are in widespread use across intensive care units as a form of ventilation.