Archives for May 2015

Getting comfortable in your CPAP mask

Getting Comfortable in Your CPAP Mask

Patients with sleep apnea will no doubt find the prospect of using CPAP therapy to improve their health and the quality of their sleep difficult at first. Common complaints include feelings of constraint, noise, cumbersome straps and hooks, and leaks or marks on the face. However, many of these problems are actually a result of [Read More….]

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How to use an intermittent catheter

How to Use an Intermittent Catheter

Adjusting to the process of using urinary catheters can be a drastic lifestyle change for many patients. Despite advances in medical technology which make catheters more comfortable, intuitive, and discrete, there are still manual processes involved in this procedure that can sometimes be performed several times daily. If patients do not utilize good practices when [Read More….]

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Causes of Low Milk Production

Causes of Low Milk Production

Breastfeeding isn’t easy.  In fact, it can be one of the most stressful parts of having a new baby.  What if the baby doesn’t latch on immediately?  How will I know when the baby wants to eat?  How will I know when my milk comes in?  These are all valid questions that go through the [Read More….]

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Drive Medical

Brand Feature: Drive Medical

Drive Medical started out in 2000 as an independent company called Medical Depot, Inc. Now it is an international supplier of medical equipment. Many times referred to as “one of the fasted growing global distributors of durable medical equipment,” Drive supplies countries from North and South America to Europe and Asia. Known for all kinds [Read More….]

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The importance of resupply

The Importance of Resupply

For patients using CPAP therapy, nebulizer therapy, oxygen therapy, or any other kind of treatment which necessitates regular resupply, the amount of information to keep track of can be daunting. Many patients may often feel as though they are pressured to change out the supplies for their treatment by both their medical equipment provider and [Read More….]

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ICD-9 to ICD-10 Conversion Conundrum

The healthcare field is ever-changing and constantly evolving to finds new ways that will make processing information easier, and this instance is no different. As we all may have experienced at one point or another, the amount of information that insurance companies need to collect to process an order can be time consuming and hectic, [Read More….]

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How to Order Nebulizers and Spacers

One of the first questions that is often asked about nebulizers and spacers, especially on a consignment basis, is how does the ordering process work? Aeroflow Healthcare strives to make the ordering process as simple as possible to help you and your staff provide your patients with the supplies and medications they require. Below are [Read More….]

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How Your Diet Can Ease Your Back Pain

Many causes of back pain extend beyond the normal bad posture, incorrect lifting techniques, and aging.  Back pain can oftentimes also be caused by stress, lack of exercise, and surprisingly, your diet. But how can what you eat relate back to your back pain? One of the main culprits of extended back pain is inflammation. [Read More….]

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improve latch breastfeeding

Three Ways Improve Latch

Breast milk is second to none for providing optimal health and nutrition to your baby, and establishing a proper latch of your infant to the breast is fundamental to breastfeeding success. The American Pregnancy Association has provided an excellent resource guide for things to try to improve the latch through proper positioning. Consider the following [Read More….]

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extra calories breastfeeding

Extra Calories Needed While Breastfeeding

Having a good understanding of breastfeeding nutrition can certainly enhance successful outcomes for both you and your child. It is important to remain cognizant of your daily consumption to include quantity in order to provide your body and baby with nutrients promoting growth and health. According to a statement published by the Mayo Clinic, extra [Read More….]

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