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7 Breast Pump Maintenance Tips

7 Breast Pump Maintenance Tips

If you are a breastfeeding mom who is using a breast pump, this article is for you! While breast pumps are an efficient and easy way to dispense and help store milk, they do require a sufficient amount of maintenance in order to help them stay sanitary and functional. In this article, we will explore tips and tricks to help stay on top of breast pump maintenance.  Cleanliness is Key When it comes to caring for your breast pump, cleanliness…

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5 Medical Supplies Every Exam Room or Nurse’s Station Should Have

5 Medical Supplies Every Exam Room or Nurse’s Station Should Have

Exam rooms and nurse’s stations are central to good patient care. With enhanced emphasis on cleanliness, there are fundamental  supplies that should be available in both the exam room and nurse’s stations. Here are our five supplies every medical exam room or nurse’s station should have. #1 – Disposable Gowns For Patients Gowns offer protection both for you and your patients. This disposable gown offers a cost-effective way to provide a modest gown for patient examinations. Using them, you eliminate…

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Healthy Bladder Tips 101 – Urologicals

Healthy Bladder Tips 101 – Urologicals

As we age, it becomes more and more difficult to maintain a healthy bladder and keep the more personal aspects of our health in check. Maintaining a healthy bladder system is easier said than done. Infections, complications, and genetic conditions tend to become apparent as we get older. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to help fight these natural signs of aging and maintain a healthy bladder to allow you to continue living an independent and pain…

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5 Necessary Supplies For Assisted Living Centers

5 Necessary Supplies For Assisted Living Centers

If you work in assisted living, you know just how important having the right tools can be. Giving your seniors the independence they crave while  also ensuring they are as safe and comfortable as possible is critical. Their happiness and safety are your top priority! In this article, we will share 5 innovative items that will become new necessary supplies for your assistant living center.  Medical-Grade Grab Bars  Staying steady in old age can be a challenge, but it doesn’t…

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Nebulizer Accessories and PPE: Finding What Works

Nebulizer Accessories and PPE: Finding What Works

If you are somebody who suffers from respiratory challenges, you know that the past two years have been nothing but a nightmare. With the looming threat of COVID, individuals who suffer with pre-existing respiratory conditions are at higher risk for complications. So, it has never been more important to invest in high-quality PPE and nebulizer accessories to help keep your body healthy. In this article, we will explore some of the best nebulizer accessories and PPE that you can purchase…

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Wound Care Tips You Should Know

Wound Care Tips You Should Know

While wound care may seem like a simple medical practice you can do at home, it is not always easy to properly treat and care for ruptures of the skin. If not treated properly, wounds can turn into much larger issues, such as infection, scarring, or other complications. In this article, we will share tips on how to properly care for wounds to promote healthy, fast healing.  Wounds You Should Treat at Home  The first thing you should do when…

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6 Treatments For Sleep Apnea

6 Treatments For Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a common sleep disorder. In fact, it’s thought to affect up to 7% of men and 5% of women in the United States. When you have sleep apnea, your breathing stops and starts again many times throughout the night. Left untreated, sleep apnea can lead to potentially serious problems, including high blood pressure, heart attack, and stroke. Luckily, there are several treatments that can control sleep apnea, protect your health, and improve difficult symptoms, like daytime sleepiness. …

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4 Misconceptions About Catheters

4 Misconceptions About Catheters

It can be a daunting day for any patient when they learn that they’ll have to start living with a catheter, whether for a time of recovery or permanently. The very concept can make anyone wince with sympathy pain. But catheters are perhaps not as scary as we’ve built them up to be in our minds. There are a number of misconceptions going around about catheters that can make the news that you need one more stressful. In today’s blog,…

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The Future of 3D Printed Medical Supplies is Finally Here

The Future of 3D Printed Medical Supplies is Finally Here

It sounds like a bizarre concept that was dreamed up in Star Wars, or perhaps Terminator or even Demolition Man. 3D printing of medical supplies was once just a dream someone had, but now, it’s a very big reality, one that is making a positive impact on the medical community. This is a game changer for doctors and medical teams in countries where medical equipment is too expensive or even too difficult to get. Thanks to a Canadian doctor named…

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The Emergence of Drones for Texas Flooding from Hurricane Harvey

The Emergence of Drones for Texas Flooding from Hurricane Harvey

The large use of drones in the Texas flooded areas from Hurricane Harvey, especially for surveying the extent of the damage and looking for people to rescue is unprecedented.  One day drones could enhance the speed of finding stranded citizens & other emergency medical care in natural disasters. Aerial Visual Technologies is also dispatching a fleet of 5 drones and operators. They’re most used to map construction projects, but this company will use the drones this time to aid in…

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