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Finding Help for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Posted on Jan 27, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

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.

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​All You Need To Know About Transparent Dressings

Posted on Jan 27, 2018 by Anushree Kothari

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.

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All You Need To Know About Hydrogel Dressings

Posted on Jan 27, 2018 by Anushree Kothari

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.

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All You Need To Know About Hydrocolloid Dressings

Posted on Jan 27, 2018 by Anushree Kothari

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.

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All You Need To Know About Alginate Dressings

Posted on Jan 26, 2018 by Anushree Kothari

Alginate Dressing is used to cover or fill a variety of wound areas including those colonised heavily with pathogenic bacteria. It is composed of calcium and sodium fibers derived from seaweed. This absorbent seaweed dressing can absorb moderate to large amounts of drainage and can also control minor bleeding.

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Which Incontinence Product is Best for You?

Posted on Jan 22, 2018 by Anushree Kothari

There is a wide variety of incontinence products available and it is important to choose a product that best suits your requirements. Choosing from a wide range of products can often put you in a dilemma of what product is the best fit for your needs.

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Knee Brace - Pain Relief and Protection all in One!

Posted on Jan 22, 2018 by Anushree Kothari

Knee is the most supportive part of the body and is known to take up to 80% of the body weight. Since it supports maximum of the body weight, it is at a high risk of getting injured due to sports and other vigorous activities.

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Raised Toilet Seat – For Better Safety and Independence

Posted on Jan 22, 2018 by Anushree Kothari

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.

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

Posted on Jan 18, 2018 by Hunaid Germanwala

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.

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Give a Second Chance

Posted on Jan 08, 2018 by Gazala Bohra

As a household of three growing boys, there is never a quiet relaxing moment in our home. When they are back home from soccer practices or games, they are either out in the backyard playing some more soccer or basketball or just rolling on the family room floor wrestling each other.

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