An incentive spirometer is a breathing device designed to improve lung capacity. Learn all about using an incentive spirometer.
As a hospital protocol, a patient will be put on IST (incentive spirometry therapy) after any type of surgery. The purpose of this therapy is to avoid pneumonia post-surgery. After surgery, most patients are bed-bound for days if not weeks. This takes its toll on the patient’s muscular, cardiac, and respiratory systems. Here we are going to address the respiratory system.
A peak flow meter is a very inexpensive tool to help a person who suffers from asthma, COPD, or other lung disease(s) to monitor their lung function, specifically peak flows.Consider adding a peak flow meter to your daily routine if you have asthma, emphysema, or another chronic lung disease.
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.
Have you ever taken a long, hot shower and felt like a million bucks afterward? Then you have experienced Hydrotherapy. Hydrotherapy is a special way of using water to promote physical and mental health and wellness at home, in a gym, or at a spa. Find 7 best hydrotherapy treatment products at HPFY to use at home.
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Most of us know the common symptoms of COVID-19. We know that fever is generally the first indication of the infection, followed by cough, fatigue, and a loss of taste or smell. However, there are some symptoms that you may not know about. Just like other common symptoms of COVID-19, these other symptoms can mimic other health issues. One symptom in particular is COVID rash. READ MORE.
You have probably had some sticker shock if you have ever gone to the grocery store with high hopes of starting a healthy diet. While it may seem that the only way is to break the bank, we have some tips on how to eat healthy on a budget. So, how do we do this? To find out READ MORE.
Low vision aids are designed to help individuals with visual impairments. These tools are especially helpful to those whose vision cannot be totally corrected with surgery or corrective lenses. Low vision aids can greatly improve quality of life and independence. Here is our list of the 10 Best Low Vision Aids.