Saving on Medical Equipment and Supplies

Safe Hospitals: Reduce The Spread Of Infections By Practicing Universal Precautions

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When you work in a hospital, you play an integral part in infection control. Every employee within the facility must use universal precautions at all times, meaning that all bodily fluids must be handled as if they contain infectious diseases. Even visitors to the hospital should wash their hands upon entering, and be careful about […]

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3 Reasons To Utilize A Nebulizer

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A nebulizer is one of the most useful medical devices at your disposal if you are dealing with respiratory illnesses or diseases, mostly because it can make taking your medication much easier. Listed below are three reasons to utilize a nebulizer. Much Easier To Use Than An Inhaler One of the biggest reasons to use […]

Choosing The Right Home Oxygen Concentrator

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Home oxygen concentrators (HOC) provide you with invaluable access to the oxygen you need to remain healthy. As such an important tool for your overall health, it is imperative that you are choosing a unit that is best designed to meet your needs when it comes to your oxygen requirements, portability concerns and power consumption […]

Can’t Sit Comfortably Because Of Arthritis In The Hips? Feel Better With These Tips

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If you have arthritis in your hips, sitting down in a chair can be difficult and painful for you, especially if you don’t have the right cushion for your bottom. The pressure placed on your hips can make your arthritis feel worse if the muscles in your buttocks become pinched or sore from sitting on […]

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Four Travel Tips For People With Hearing Aids

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Traveling can be difficult for people who wear hearing aids. Even with your hearing device, it may be difficult to hear critical information at the airport, your hotel or other unfamiliar places. You may also need to take special precautions while traveling with your hearing aids. Here are some travel tips to make your next […]

How to Adjust Your Home for a Wheelchair-Bound Guest

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Whether it’s a relative or a friend, if you are planning a visit from somebody who is wheelchair bound, you may be thinking of ways to make that person feel more comfortable while staying at your home. Here are some ideas that might help. In the Kitchen – This part should be pretty easy! It’s obvious […]

Tips To Provide Your Child With The Ideal Ventilator Care

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If your child has a brain, muscle or lung related medical condition that requires them to use a home ventilator, it is vitally important that you recognize some useful care tips that will help them stay healthy and safe. These oxygen concentrator tips can save your child’s life, avoid the development of infection and give […]

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Systemic Lupus: Help Your Loved One Get Around The Bathroom With Grab Bars

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If your loved one has systemic lupus, they experience a number of symptoms that make showering or using the bathroom difficult. The symptoms usually cause pain and inflammation in your loved one’s joints and muscles. Installing the right grab bars in your family member’s bathroom makes it easier for them to enter, exit, stand, and […]

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How To Make Your Hearing Aid Batteries Last Longer

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Hearing aid batteries can be expensive for the people who are using the hearing aids. As a result, it is important for most people to make sure that their hearing aid batteries last as long as possible. Here are some tips for making that happen.     1. Don’t Remove the Plastic Tab Until You […]