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Hernia Support

5 Best Hernia Belts You Can Consider For Hernia Management

Our 5 top-selling hernia belts offer optimal support and pain relief. Find the perfect fit to manage your hernia and enhance your well-being and mobility.

Hernia Support

Parastomal Hernia: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Parastomal hernia is among the most common complications after an ostomy. It is a bulge or swelling around the stoma which causes discomfort and pain and makes it difficult to wear an ostomy appliance. A parastomal hernia usually happens within the first two years of surgery but can also occur later. Learn all about parastomal hernia, its causes, symptoms, and treatment options.

Hernia Support

Understanding the 5 Most Common Types of Hernias

Hernias usually do not have any symptoms except a bulge-like appearance while standing, bending, or coughing. Sometimes this bulge is accompanied by pain and discomfort while working out or during an activity. The size and severity of pain might increase over time. Learn more about types of hernias & more at HPFY.

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Immune Health

10 Everyday Foods That Boost Your Immune System

While our genetics and lifestyle choices play a significant role in determining our immune defenses, what we eat can have a major impact on our ability to fight off infections and stay resilient. Here are 10 foods that strengthen your immune system.

Moisturizers/Skin Conditioners

How to Treat Sunburn Fast

Find six effective ways to relieve sunburn discomfort. From soothing Aloe Vera to staying hydrated, these simple remedies can help alleviate pain and promote skin healing. READ MORE.

Pressure Ulcers

Identifying the 4 Stages of Bed Sores

Bedsores can cause serious health issues down the road. Identifying the stages of bedsores can help treat them. What are the 4 stages of bedsores? How do I treat them? We have information you need to hear. READ MORE

Edema

10 Tips for Better Living with Lymphedema

Cancer patients can experience lymphedema. This can lead to questions about dealing with it. Can I live a long life with lymphedema? How does lymphedema affect daily life? We have your information. READ MORE

Living with Ostomy

7 Things You Should Never Say to an Ostomate

Gain valuable insights into respectful communication with ostomates. Explore seven things you should avoid saying, and discover practical tips for fostering empathy and understanding in your interactions.

Incontinence Guide

7 Things You Should Avoid Saying To An Incontinent Person

Improve your interactions with individuals experiencing incontinence by familiarizing yourself with the seven things you should avoid saying. Be a source of support and kindness in their journey.

Psoriasis Eczema

Psoriasis vs Eczema: Knowing the Difference

Psoriasis and eczema are two skin problems that can make your skin dry, scaly, and itchy. Even though they can look similar, they are caused by different reasons and need different treatments. READ MORE.

Bladder Control

Tips for Managing Neurogenic Bladder Symptoms

A damaged nervous system can lead to a neurogenic bladder. Can a neurogenic bladder be cured? How can I improve my neurogenic bladder? Here’s some information you need. READ MORE

Oxygen Concentrators

10 Tips to Properly Clean & Maintain Oxygen Concentrators

Oxygen concentrator maintenance is crucial to them working properly. How do I properly clean it? What do I need? We have important information you need. READ MORE

Wound Management

How to Disinfect a Wound

Cleaning and disinfecting a wound are important to avoid infection. How do I clean/disinfect the wound? What do I need? Here’s the information you need. READ MORE

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