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  1. Which Wound Binders Are Bound to be Better for People with Abdominal Woes?

    Over the years, great strides have been made in regards to abdominal surgical techniques. The same is true of post-op wound care. As such, people who undergo abdominal surgery this…

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  2. How a Maternity Support Can Ease Pregnancy-Related Back Pain

    Maternity supports are orthopedic garments worn by many pregnant women for a variety of medical purposes. These support bands are designed to relieve lower back pain, reduce pressure on the…

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  3. Rollators: A Way to Reclaim Your Mobility

    Our independence is generally celebrated at every step of our lives; first steps, first bike, first car etc. But losing mobility is a definitive blow to a person’s morality because it takes…

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  4. Preventing Infection as a Part of your Regular Diabetes Wound Care

    So you are living with diabetes, and now you have a wound on your foot. One recent study found that “foot ulcers affect one in ten people living with diabetes…

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  5. Compression Socks: Giving a Healthy Squeeze to More People Than Before

     At one time, compression socks were thought of as nothing more than special clothes people living with diabetes and senior citizens wore during the day. That misconception is slowly fading though…

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  6. 5 Skin Care Best Practices

    Maintaining proper skin care is essential for not only graceful aging, but staying healthy. Our skin is the largest organ in the human body. It serves as the protective barrier…

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  7. Buying Guide: Exam Gloves

    Whenever dealing with chemicals, germs, messes, and bodily fluids it is important to provide a protective barrier. The most common form of skin protection is the exam glove. While it…

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  8. Making Hydration a Habit this Summer

    As the temperatures rise and we spend more time doing fun summer activities, the risk of dehydration also increases. While we have all heard to drink eight glasses of water…

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  9. The Importance of Blood Ketone Testing

    You may have heard that testing your ketone levels is important, especially if you are living with diabetes. However, the meaning of this can be confusing and many don’t even…

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  10. The Ketogenic Diet

      Everyday, we are surrounded with different health plans and diets claiming that they are the best way to lose weight or increase overall health. However, many of these plans are…

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  11. Walker and Rollator Buying Guide

    When searching for the right mobility aid, the choice is made difficult by the wide variety of products on the market. With so many different options, it can be hard…

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  12. Wheelchair Selection Guide

    Choosing the right wheelchair can be daunting. With so many variations and models on the market, it can be hard to decide what is best for your needs. When buying…

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  13. The Benefits of INR Testing at Home

    If you or a loved one is currently taking, or considering taking, a blood-thinning medication like Coumadin, it is important to understand the importance of INR testing. While on an…

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  14. Keeping Temperature-Sensitive Diabetes Medications Safe

    I have Type-1 Diabetes – and have had it since 1986. I consider myself fortunate as I have been able to maintain good glycemic control over the years. Now, 30…

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  15. Breast Pump Buying Guide

    For many first-time mothers, picking the perfect breast pump can be difficult. With so many variations, it is important to know what differentiates each breast pump so you choose the…

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  16. Choosing the Right Mobility Aid for You

    Whether it be an injury or age, decreased mobility is a huge concern in our everyday lives. However, there are a wide-range of products on the market to help us…

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  17. Incontinence 101: Choosing the Right Product for You

    In America, a quarter to a third of the population suffers from incontinence. However, we know incontinence is not a one size fit all issue. For some people, it is…

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