We’re excited to introduce the newest addition to our clinical staff, Amira Mouad, CPO. She is a Certified Prosthetist Orthotist (CPO) who has been practicing for 5 years. Amira will be helping Aeroflow provide the best possible educational resources for our Maternity Compression patients. What is a typical day in the life of an Orthotist? Generally, [...]
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By Kas Roth Nebulizer medications are used for a variety of breathing issues such as asthma, COPD, and even to help restore breathing function after illnesses like the flu. But when it comes to a device, what’s better to use between the nebulizer mask or mouthpiece? This article explains some of the differences between [...]
Back pain is already frustrating enough. The tweaks, aches, and pains can be pretty demotivating and distracting as is, but what happens when you throw incontinence into the mix? Well, then along with back pain you may also experience urinary accidents. See exactly what contributes to low back pain and incontinence and how to [...]
If you find yourself sniffling, battling chest congestion, or struggling to breathe, you may need a nebulizer. Nebulizer machines help both children and adults find respiratory relief for a variety of conditions. This is especially true during allergy and flu seasons when asthmatic symptoms can worsen. How Nebulizers Ease Flu Symptoms Nebulizers can provide relief during a [...]
With natural aging, more aches, pains, and common disorders that sometimes come with or without treatment, generally occur. As we age one is more likely to develop arthritis, bone and joint disorders, and in many cases, cancer. Aging brings about more frailty, bones become weakened, joints wear down, the mind is sometimes affected, and when one [...]
Allergies and Asthma: What You Should Know About This Common Health Condition Have you ever heard of allergy-induced asthma? If not, you aren’t alone. Many people associate allergies with their typical symptoms, including sneezing, itchiness, and watery eyes. For people with particularly severe allergies, however, allergy-induced asthma is a common health issue. This health [...]
Not every repository disease such as COPD, asthma, and cystic fibrosis are the same, just like lung devices aren’t the same either. Depending on your age, condition, and personal preferences it can be hard to choose between a nebulizer or inhaler. Learn about both devices to determine which might be a better fit for your respiratory illness. [...]
For the most part, nebulizer equipment, including home and portable models, parts, and resupply items are covered by insurance, Medicare, and Medicaid. However, your insurance provider will require you to get your equipment through a Durable Medical Equipment (DME) supplier, like Aeroflow Healthcare. Generally, they will provide you with easy instructions to make the process quick [...]
Medically Reviewed by Kelli Randell, MD Whether you are suffering from a chronic or non-chronic condition, a nebulizer could be just the device you need to feel better. A nebulizer machine is similar to a metered-dose inhaler (MDI), in that it distributes breathable medications into your body. However, unlike an inhaler, which requires [...]
Compression therapy refers to the use of specialized garments for the management of chronic venous disease and lymphedema. Some recent studies suggest wearing compression socks during the day could help people with obstructive sleep apnea sleep better at night. The compression pressure reduces swelling by moving excess fluid back into the capillaries which helps [...]