Archives for April 2015

Can alcohol affect your asthma?

Can Alcohol Affect Your Asthma?

Pub cycles whipping through the streets of downtown Asheville, amazing brewery tours where you can sample the most coveted brews in town, delicious wine tastings at the awe-inspiring Biltmore Estate, Brew-N-View movie theatres full of local draft beer and delicious pizzas. These are just a few of the popular 21 and up events that Asheville [Read More….]

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Power wheelchair vs. power scooter

Power Wheelchair vs. Power Scooter

If you are struggling with mobility you may have heard some terms like power mobility device, power scooter, or power wheelchairs. You may ask, is there a difference between a power wheelchair and scooter?  Is one better than the other for me? Will insurance cover my mobility device? The answer to these questions is yes. [Read More….]

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tips for breastfeeding teething babies

Tips for Breastfeeding When Baby Starts Teething

The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends that babies should receive breast milk exclusively for the first six months of life.  After that, it is recommended to incorporate nutritionally adequate and safe foods in conjunction with breast milk for up to two years of age or beyond.  Since the average developmental teething milestone occurs between two and [Read More….]

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REMstar series CPAP Machines by Philips Respironics

CPAP therapy is the most commonly prescribed treatment for Sleep Apnea, and after being diagnosed, your doctor will prescribe, along with a CPAP mask, a CPAP Machine. Machines are available in three therapy levels – Fixed Pressure CPAP, Auto CPAP, and Bi-Level or BiPAP – and your doctor will prescribe the treatment best suited to [Read More….]

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62601 NUK expressive breast pump

New Pump Feature: Nuk

Aeroflow Healthcare is expanding their product line to feature new pumps including the Nuk Expressive! The Nuk is a cost effective double electric breast pump offering 32 suction and speed settings for maximum milk expression. The custom suction power offers eight settings, allowing you to adjust the vacuum pressure. Additionally, the Nuk includes four speed options for customizable [Read More….]

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tax deductible breastfeeding

What Breastfeeding Related Expenses Are Tax Deductible?

If you’re wondering what breastfeeding related expenses are tax deductible, we have the answer for you. Typically we wouldn’t tell you to give the Internal Revenue Service a round of applause, but you might be excited to know that thanks to them (and a lot of help from the American Academy of Pediatrics pressuring them), [Read More….]

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Traveling with Catheters

For people learning to live with urinary incontinence, traveling with catheters can be one of the greatest adjustments. Some inherent logistics, as well as a great deal of misinformation, contributes to a feeling of inconvenience or uneasiness when patients consider the prospect of travel. However, with some good information and a reasonable degree of caution [Read More….]

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Kate middleton baby number 2

Countdown to Kate Middleton’s Second Baby

Are you as excited as we are for the arrival of the new prince or princess? The countdown to Kate Middleton’s second baby has finally come. William, 32, and Kate, 33, have kept pretty mum about their latest addition. Don’t worry! We have the inside scoop with all of the details that you need to [Read More….]

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Hands-free breast pump

Medela Easy Expressions Bustier

Technological advancements in breast pumps have certainly come a long way making the commitment to breastfeed a reality for busy working mothers. Now Medela has taken it a step further with the production of the Easy Expressions Bustier! The Medela Easy Expressions Bustier is a mechanism created to enhance breast pumping by allowing hands-free capability while expressing [Read More….]

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warnings of used breast pumps

Dangers of Sharing a Breast Pump

There is a large market for selling second-hand personal use breast pumps. While I do understand the financial benefits to purchasing a used breast pump, especially if your health insurance provider doesn’t cover one, there are a lot of health risks associated with using a single use breast pump that was utilized by someone else. [Read More….]

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WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING...
“Aeroflow was wonderful when it came to helping us with our wheelchairs and lift-even showed us how to use the lift. We were very thankful for the friendly and knowledgeable service.”
WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING...
“I was looking for a power wheelchair for my wife. Aeroflow had a great selection and they were very kind and helpful on the phone. Great people to do business with!”
WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING...
“I recently bought a Go-GoPower Scooter from Aeroflow and couldn't be happier with its mobility and compact design. The chair is amazing and goes anywhere I want. It was a great experience!”
WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING...
“My doc referred me to Aeroflow when I needed a sleep test, and I went back when I needed a wheelchair. The service was exceptional! Aeroflow really cares about their customers.”