Caregiver Resources

Difficult Conversations: Tips for Talking to Dad about Incontinence

Difficult Conversations: Tips for Talking to Dad about Incontinence

Posted by Chad Birt on Fri Jul 01 2022
Family members who care for men often find incontinence hard to discuss. In this article, we provide some tips and tricks for addressing the issue in a calm, cool, and collected manner. Read More

The PureWick™ Female External Catheter, What Is It? How to Use it? And FAQ

The PureWick™ Female External Catheter, What Is It? How to Use it? And FAQ

Posted by Chad Birt on Wed Jun 29 2022
Many women with urinary incontinence use products like diapers, booster pads, and underpads. These items can make cleanup easier, but they don’t necessarily allow you or your care recipient to get a restful night’s sleep. Wouldn’t it be great if there was a way to avoid bedding changes, midnight trips to the bathroom, and irritated skin? The BD PureWick™ Urine Collection System provides all of that and more. Read More

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At-Home Pain Management Tips for Seniors

Posted by Chad Birt on Tue Jun 28 2022
There’s no way to prevent pain entirely, but there are things you can do to reduce inflammation, encourage mobility, and improve your quality of life. In this article, we discuss the causes of pain and provide some at-home tips for relief.Read More

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Want to Have A Stress-Free Summer? Make Sure You Have These Caregiving Items On-Hand!

Posted by Chad Birt on Tue Jun 21 2022
The summer season is about getting outside, relaxing, and spending time with family and friends. But for seniors, the heat and humidity can present potentially serious risks. Fortunately, there are a variety of products designed to make seasonal caregiving easier. To mark the summer solstice, we've highlighted several in our latest article.Read More