Archives for September 2016

postpartum edema swelling

What is Postpartum Edema? And How Can Compression Stockings Help?

What is Postpartum Edema? Postpartum edema, or postpartum swelling, is caused by an excess amount of fluid remaining in the body tissue after childbirth. The main symptoms of edema are swollen extremities (hands, feet and ankles) and weight gain. Swelling can lead to the skin looking stretched and inflamed, and sometimes will cause the outer [Read More….]

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sleep positions for healthy spine

Best Sleep Positions to Alleviate Back Pain

We all know how important sleep is for our body. Just think about how you feel when you only get a few hours of sleep. How does it affect your day? Perhaps you are less alert during your work day or in your interactions with your children. It may be more difficult to move around [Read More….]

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diaper need awareness

Join Aeroflow in Support of Diaper Need Awareness Week

September 26 through October 2  is Diaper Need Awareness Week! You may be scratching your head wondering what Diaper Need Awareness is all about. Many people may not know that there is a dire need for diapers within families who can’t afford to purchase packs of diapers each week. These are often parents who may [Read More….]

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Cord blood banking

Why You Should Consider Cord Blood Banking

What Is Cord Blood? Cord blood is the blood that remains in the placenta after birth. It can be removed very quickly after the umbilical cord is cut. Until recently, the blood was regarded as medical waste and was promptly discarded after birth. Due to recent studies, there is now scientific evidence backing the genetic [Read More….]

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Urinary Incontinence

What Causes Incontinence?

Urinary incontinence affects nearly 1 in 10 seniors over age 65. It can be difficult to live with, however, proper healthcare items like diapers and pads can make living with incontinence a breeze. What Is Incontinence? Urinary incontinence occurs when the muscles in the bladder involuntarily relax, causing a loss of control of urine flow. [Read More….]

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maternity support belt

Choosing the Best Maternity Support Brace

Many women are surprised to find that one of the biggest changes they experience while pregnant is the pain it often causes in the lower back. Maternity braces are intended to support active women to help them get through the day. Whether you are at work, running errands, or doing chores at home, it is [Read More….]

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home care

Making the Choice to Age at Home

The fear of many aging Americans is that after retiring and growing into old age, they would have to spend the last of their years living in a nursing home. Moving away from family and friends is one of the tougher parts of aging. However, that is quickly starting to change as many older Americans [Read More….]

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aeroflow healthcare

Aeroflow Healthcare Donates to NC Autism Society

Aeroflow Healthcare is set to donate money to the NC Autism Society by hosting several fundraisers supported by Aeroflow employees. A team of Aeroflow employees also volunteered at the 11th annual WNC Run/Walk for Autism, at the University of North Carolina at Asheville on Sunday, September 11. The team, including CEO Casey Hite, also participated [Read More….]

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Medicare

Solutions for PAP Supply Patients in Round Two Recompete

PAP Supply Patients may be in need of a new provider to prevent any lapse in care or out of pocket expenses. With the completion of round two in the Competitive Bid Program, many patients will need a contracted provider so Medicare will cover their equipment and supplies. Aeroflow Provides Consistent Care Aeroflow Healthcare can [Read More….]

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