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Finding Help for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Kevin Cleary Jan 27, 2018

Rheumatoid arthritis is a painful, debilitating disease that attacks the joints of your body and can make the simplest tasks difficult and painful. Rheumatoid arthritis is classified as an autoimmune disease since it occurs when your immune system attacks your own body’s tissue instead of foreign pathogens creating joint pain.

​All You Need To Know About Transparent Dressings

Anushree Kothari Jan 27, 2018

Transparent dressing is made up of a thin transparent sheet that allows for easy inspection of the wound bed. It allows you to check the healing progress and the amount of wound drainage. Transparent film dressing protects the skin in pressure spots and keeps the affected area moist for faster healing.

All You Need To Know About Hydrogel Dressings

Anushree Kothari Jan 27, 2018

Hydrogel dressing is designed to manage fluid exchange on the surface of the wound. It consists of 90% water suspended in a gel base. The water content in the wound gel dressing provides moisture to the wound and helps in faster wound healing.

All You Need To Know About Hydrocolloid Dressings

Anushree Kothari Jan 27, 2018

Hydrocolloid dressing is known to have a unique design. It includes an adhesive compound containing gel-forming agents like gelatin or sodium carboxymethylcellulose. The adhesive compound is laminated on a film or foam made from polyurethane. The dressing so formed is absorbent, flexible, waterproof and self-adhering.

Raised Toilet Seat – For Better Safety and Independence

Anushree Kothari Jan 22, 2018

Raised toilet seat is attached to an existing toilet seat to increase its height. It minimizes the distance a person has to cover while sitting down or getting up a toilet seat.

How to Treat Shin Splints Quickly – Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, & Recovery Guide

Hunaid Germanwala Jan 18, 2018

Shin splints’ is the term given to the pain resulting from the injuries at the front of the lower leg. Every athlete experiences shin splints at some point in their life. Shin splints are the bane of runners, tennis players, basketball players, football players, gymnast and dancers.

Urinary Drainage Bags – Buying Guide

Anushree Kothari Jan 06, 2018

Urinary drainage bags are used to collect urine from the bladder via a catheter. These urine collection bags are required by people who have urinary incontinence or are unable to urinate properly.

Intermittent Catheters – Buying Guide

Anushree Kothari Jan 05, 2018

Intermittent catheters are used when there is a need to empty the bladder occasionally. They are required to be inserted for a short duration, as & when required, to drain out the bladder completely.

Foley Catheters – Buying Guide

Anushree Kothari Jan 04, 2018

Foley Catheter helps in draining out urine from the bladder into a urine collection bag. It is a thin tube made of soft & flexible material that is inserted into the bladder to completely empty it.

9 Reasons You Should Say 'Yes' to Cryotherapy

Hunaid Germanwala Jan 04, 2018

The term Cryotherapy (also known as cold therapy) originates from Greek word ‘Cryo’ which means cold or icy, and ‘Krous’ which translates to treatment.