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Using Silver Alginate Dressing for Wound Care

Posted on Mar 26, 2018 by Swati Chadha

Topical antimicrobial dressings are used to prevent and manage infections in a wide range of wounds. Silver, as a topical antimicrobial agent has been used in wound care for hundreds of years.

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Posted in Silver Dressings

Proper Woundcare - 12 Myths and Facts

Posted on Mar 26, 2018 by Hunaid Germanwala

There is no shortage of misconceptions and doubts regarding efficient wound care methods. Before embarking on a wound care treatment it is therefore important to check the myths and facts.

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Posted in Wound Dressings

Therapeutic Advantages of Low Air Loss Mattress System

Posted on Mar 26, 2018 by Swati Chadha

There is a growing population of patients who are bed-bound or who spend a considerable amount of time in the bed. If using a conventional bed, the body heat and moisture gets trapped causing skin breakdown and rashes, leading to sores and ulcers.

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Posted in Low-Air-Loss Mattresses

Preventing In-Home Patient Falls

Posted on Mar 24, 2018 by Swati Chadha

Many falls do not cause any injury. However, one out of five falls causes a serious injury such as a broken bone or a head injury. This further leads to limited activity, reduced mobility, loss of fitness and an induced fear of falling.

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Posted in Patient Safety

Early Injury Treatment-Patient Care Questions Answered

Posted on Mar 14, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

Minor injuries can escalate into major problems if the initial, early injury treatment is botched or done incorrectly. There is nothing simple about first aid and the ability to heal properly can be hampered if the proper techniques are not followed or ignored.

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Posted in Hot And Cold Therapy Wound Care

Taping and Strapping for Sports Injuries

Posted on Mar 14, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

Getting back into whatever sport you enjoy after injury requires a combination of rest and therapy to overcome your ailment. Trainers and athletes understand that fully recovering from any sports injury minimizes the risk of re-injury upon return to action.

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Posted in Taping Techniques

Medical Conditions and Their Treatments with Electrotherapy

Posted on Mar 13, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

The use of electrical impulses during physiotherapy treatment can have a multitude of applications. While it sounds scary, electrotherapy has a multitude of uses.

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Posted in Electrotherapy

Feminine Odor: Treat it Naturally

Posted on Mar 13, 2018 by Swati Chadha

It is common for women to have a typical vaginal odor. It can be managed through basic hygiene practices, including menstrual hygiene, balanced diet, and correct clothing. A more pronounced odor can be indicative of a larger infection requiring medical attention.

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Posted in Feminine Hygiene

7 Proven Tips to Sleep Better at Night

Posted on Mar 09, 2018 by Hunaid Germanwala

Unhealthy lifestyle and daytime habits can sabotage your sleep, leaving you tossing and turning at night. Sleeping well directly affects your mood, health, immune system, creativity, vitality, and even your weight.

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Posted in Insomnia

Aids to Enhance the Beautiful Experience of Breastfeeding

Posted on Mar 05, 2018 by Swati Chadha

Breastfeeding is the most intimate experience every mother enjoys with her newborn baby. It marks the beginning of a woman’s maternity experience.

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Posted in Maternity Products