We have all heard that most accidents in the home occur in the bathroom. Consider when one is elderly, frail, unstable, weak from a recent illness or accident, or suffers from a debilitating disease causing impaired balance or vision; consider how much the odds of having an accident are increased. When your elderly parents or loved one is
Washable re-usable bad pads are widely underused, however, not only are they more comfortable, but they also provide better protection then disposable pads. If you find the need for disposable bed pads, then conserve them by using in combination with washable bed pads. Don't waste money on disposable bathing cloths when standard wash
Duoderm and other similar hydrocolloid dressings are very expensive, therefore, avoiding waste and extending wear on pressure sores and other wounds is crucial. The following tips can help you get the most out of your wound care supplies and save money as a result.
Urological and ostomy supplies are very expensive, making the need to avoid waste and extend wear your prime focus. Try some of these practical strategies to spare supplies and reduce your outlay.
Urinary or bowel incontinence may cause feelings of shame or embarrassment in addition to physical discomfort and disruption of daily life. Adult diapers are an easy yet imperfect solution to managing incontinence, partly because of potential leakages. Each brand (Tena, Prevail, Attends, etc.) offers unique barrier technologies to prevent