Post Surgery Supplies for at Home Recovery

  Are you the caregiver for someone having surgery?  Are you having surgery?  Equipping your home with the proper tools before you have surgery, will give you peace of mind and can also help boost recovery time. Your doctor or nurse will have some good suggestions for you.  The hospital, or even visiting nurses, are other resources […]

GERD Symptoms and Head Elevation While Sleeping

Reflux, sometimes known as Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), is a disease involving the stomach and esophagus. Unlike occasional heartburn we all get from time-to-time, GERD is painful burning in the chest and can even reach your throat and mouth.  Often, it will disrupt your daily activities.  Though not life threatening, you may find that some […]

What is a Seat Lift Chair and which is the best one for me?

  A lift chair is an adjustable recliner and lifting seat that is electrically powered. Lift chairs are beneficial for individuals who find it difficult to stand up from a chair. They are controlled with a simple hand control and thereby easy to operate. On better quality chairs, there is a battery back up in […]

What are diabetic shoes and why might they benefit me?

  According to the Center for Disease Control there are over 29.5 million people in the US with diabetes; that’s almost 10% of the population. One problem that many diabetics face is problems with blood circulation and neuropathy in the feet. Poorly Controlled blood sugar can damage many parts of the body including nerves and […]

What can you expect after a hip or knee surgery.

  Equipping your home with all the proper tools before you leave to go in for your knee or hip surgery will not only give you peace of mind but can also aid in recovery time. The last thing you want to think about is how you’re going to get into your home or how […]