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Top 7 Daily Living Aids For People With Arthritis

Posted on May 22, 2018 by Hunaid German

Arthritis is the major cause of disability among adults in the U.S. Almost half of adults 65 years old or older have arthritis. There are over hundred different forms of arthritis. Osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis are the most prevalent forms of arthritis.

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Posted in Arthritis

Support for Caregivers: Preventing Caregiver Burnout and Stress

Posted on May 18, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

Caring for another person is not only a stressful job, but can lead to unwanted physical and mental symptoms for the caregiver themselves. What is caregiver burnout? Caregiver burnout (a.k.a. caregiver stress or syndrome) is a term used by many healthcare professionals to describe a stressful job that can lead to physical and mental fatigue

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Posted in Rehabilitation & Therapy Patient Care

Bedsores - Prevention and Treatment

Posted on May 12, 2018 by Hunaid German

Also known as pressure ulcers, bedsores are injuries that affect the skin as well as the layers underneath. Bedsores occur in patients who are bedridden for a long period or suffer a prolonged pressure over an area of skin for a stretch of time. When the body doesn’t get any movement, it can hinder adequate blood flow to the skin, depriving it of nutrients and oxygen.

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Posted in Pressure Ulcers

Laxatives: Constipation Relief

Posted on May 09, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

We have all at one time or another in our lives felt the effects of constipation. Whether it is our self, children, loved one, or patient somehow I’m sure you have experienced not only the symptoms but the unpleasant effects that accompany constipation. Let’s face it, there is a reason we use the term “regular” when it comes to moving our bowels!!

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Posted in Enema Supplies and Suppositories

Health Benefits of Air Purifiers

Posted on May 05, 2018 by Swati Chadha

Breathe easier today!! Air, one of the basic necessities for human survival, has suffered adversely due to increased industrialization and air pollution. The dip in air quality has given rise to numerous health problems, especially respiratory issues and chronic allergies.

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Posted in Air Purifiers

How the Armedica AM-SX 1060 Hi-Lo Changing Table Benefits You

Posted on May 01, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

Patient transfers from mobility aids such as a wheelchair hide potential dangers to patient and clinician alike. Transfers can put a strain on the lower back and potentially lead to dangerous patient falls.Understanding how Armedica AM-SX 1060 works will make transfers easier.

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Posted in Medical Treatment Tables

How to Stop Snoring - 8 Proven Snoring Remedies

Posted on May 01, 2018 by Hunaid German

Snoring occurs when air flows through the throat while we breathe in our sleep. It causes the relaxed tissues in our throat to vibrate and cause harsh, irritating snoring sounds. Everyone snores occasionally, and it’s usually not something to worry about.

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Posted in Snoring

Properly Use the Invacare Mariner Rehab Shower Chair

Posted on Apr 27, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

Use the Invacare Mariner Rehab Shower Chair properly to safely and securely shower daily and maintain proper hygiene for those with limited mobility.

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Posted in Bathroom and Shower Wheelchairs

Going to the Beach or Swimming Pool This Summer? Check Out These 18 Beach Trip Hacks!

Posted on Apr 23, 2018 by Hunaid German

Trips to the beaches, swimming pools, and water parks can be immense fun, especially in summers. Not only it helps beat the summer heat but also presents an opportunity to make priceless memories with friends and family.

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Posted in UV Protection Swimwear Skin Care Gift Ideas

Danger: This Flu Season Is for Real!!

Posted on Apr 23, 2018 by Kevin Cleary

If anyone has seen the news, this year’s flu season is one of the worst on record. Every state in the United States, except Hawaii, is reporting larger numbers of flu cases this year.

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Posted in Allergy Relief

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