Bringing a Family Member with Medical Needs into Your Home

Bringing a Family Member with Medical Needs into Your Home

nursing suppliesAaron Alfson
When family members advance in age, they may be unable to care for themselves, either because of illness or mere frailty. If you are weighing the o...
Bringing a Family Member with Medical Needs into Your Home

Bringing a Family Member with Medical Needs into Your Home

nursing suppliesAaron Alfson
When family members advance in age, they may be unable to care for themselves, either because of illness or mere frailty. If you are weighing the o...

Four Indicators Your Wound Care Technique Isn't Working

tegadermShie Greenfeld
Chronic wounds affect about 6.5 million American people, and due to the quickly rising amount of cases of diabetes, this number will surely increas...
Emergency Planning for the Great Outdoors

Emergency Planning for the Great Outdoors

dermabondAaron Alfson
The beauty of the outdoors lies in everything from its natural coloring to the smells, sounds, and the clean air that you can enjoy there when you ...

Aging Baby Boomers Breed New Caregivers: Handling your New Responsibilities

Medical SuppliesAaron Alfson
It's a bit strange to think about, but it's the truth: over the next ten to fifteen years, there's going to be an extreme shortage in caregivers. I...

Reducing Medical Institution Overhead; Maintaining Quality

nursing suppliesShie Greenfeld
There's one topic on the tongue of every American: the extremely high cost of healthcare. Some rack up impossible to afford bills, others attend th...
Buying Diabetes Supplies Online: What You Need to Know

Buying Diabetes Supplies Online: What You Need to Know

diabetic suppliesAaron Alfson
As the 7th leading cause of death in the country, and with increasing rates, diabetes is affecting many people of all ages. As of 2011, 25.8 millio...
Homecare: the Basics of Bedsores and How to Deal with them

Homecare: the Basics of Bedsores and How to Deal with them

duodermAaron Alfson
When a person decides to become a home care giver (whether professionally or personally), he or she will have a lot to learn. There are many compli...
The Benefits of Honey Antibacterial Treatments for Wounds

The Benefits of Honey Antibacterial Treatments for Wounds

medihoneyMarc Kaplan
Honey has been used for its healing properties for thousands and thousands of years. For that reason, people seem to trust it thoroughly or think i...
Going Camping? Don't Forget the First-Aid Kit

Going Camping? Don't Forget the First-Aid Kit

medical suppliesShie Greenfeld
Camping trips are one of the best things about the summer season, whether you're an avid hiker or plan on pitching a tent on the beach. Even if you...
Treating your Own Wound vs Seeing a Doctor

Treating your Own Wound vs Seeing a Doctor

duodermAaron Alfson
Most people have a first-aid kit in their homes that is fairly well-stocked for treating minor injuries and ailments. From ointments and salves to ...

Obamacare: Preparing for Change

Medical SuppliesShie Greenfeld
For those who have health insurance just as much as those who don't: you've probably already seen some of the [often cost-oriented] changes brought...
4 Ways to Treat a Burn at Home

4 Ways to Treat a Burn at Home

medihoneyMarc Kaplan
  You may be lying in the sun, or you could be cooking dinner, no matter where you receive one, burns are a common but very painful injury.  Everyo...
5 Steps on Cleaning a Minor Cut

5 Steps on Cleaning a Minor Cut

dermabondMarc Kaplan
  Most adults know that cuts and scrapes are all a part of life.  While many types of wounds can damage the skin including abrasions and laceration...