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Enteral Feeding Tubes

A Guide to Bolus Feeding

Bolus feeding might be your best option for nutritional intake. What is bolus feeding? Is it right for me? We have the information you need. READ MORE

Enteral Feeding Tubes

Home Enteral Nutrition: What Is It & How Does It Help You

Home enteral nutrition is also known as tube feeding within the comfort of your own home. It helps provide nutrition to a person who is unable to eat or drink in a conventional way. READ More.

Enteral Feeding Tubes

The Pros and Cons of Feeding Tubes for the Elderly

The need for proper nutrition as we age increases. Are feeding tubes the right choice for our elderly loved ones? We have some information you need to consider. READ MORE

Enteral Feeding Tubes

5 Common PEG Tube Complications & Their Prevention

PEG tube complications can be attributed to how a peg tube is inserted or removed. PEG tubes are generally safe and effective. However, it is important to learn about the feeding tube complications. READ MORE.

Enteral Feeding Tubes Alzheimer’s or Dementia

Feeding Tubes for Dementia Patients: When and Which Ones?

Caring for a dementia patient is difficult, and you may be faced with the decision to insert a feeding tube. Are feeding tubes appropriate? The choice is tough, but we have the information you need. READ MORE

Enteral Feeding Tubes

Enteral Feeding Guide - How to Tube Feed a Patient?

Are you feeling overwhelmed to administer meals to your loved one through a feeding tube? HPFY has the guidance you need on how to tube feed patients easily.

Enteral Feeding Tubes

Tube Feeding: Enteral Nutrition vs. Parenteral Nutrition

The terms enteral and parenteral look and sound alike. In reality, they mean very different things. The major difference lies in the location where the nutrition is processed. Enteral feeding resorts to the liquid food processed by the GI tract. Patients prescribed enteral feeding consume their meals via tube connecting to their stomach or small intestine.

Enteral Feeding Tubes

Enteral Feeding: The What, When, and How

When traditional oral intake is not feasible, enteral feeding comes into play. It supports nutritional needs of individuals recovering from an injury or surgery. Dive into this informative article and learn what, when, why, and how of enteral feeding and ensure optimal patient care.

Enteral Feeding Tubes

Learning to Use the Kimberly-Clark Gastrostomy Feeding Tube

Healthy living has become synonymous with healthy eating. The social media, print media, health journals are all full of the super foods we should eat for maintaining good health. It is all doable as long as we have the ability to orally ingest, chew and digest all those nutritious foods. What happens if we can't do that?

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Incontinence Guide

What Is Reflex Incontinence: Causes & Treatment Options

Reflex incontinence is caused by a spasm of the detrusor muscle. What is reflex incontinence? What causes reflex incontinence? We have information you should know. READ MORE

Immune Health

Celiac Disease: Covering The Basics

Learn about celiac disease: symptoms, diagnosis, management, and when to seek help. Understand the importance of early intervention and a gluten-free lifestyle for better long-term health.

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.

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