Keeping Cool in the Summer

Sunburn Prevention and Treatment: Tips for Caregivers and Recommended Products

Sunburn Prevention and Treatment: Tips for Caregivers and Recommended Products

Posted by Chad Birt on Mon Jul 25 2022
It's great to get outside, but extended sun exposure is dangerous! Follow these tips to prevent sunburn and reduce the risk of skin cancer.Read More

Hydration Tips for Seniors

Hydration Tips for Seniors

Posted by Chad Birt on Tue Jul 12 2022
Dehydration affects between 17-28% of older Americans. While dehydration can occur any time of year, it’s especially common during the summer months, when the days are longer, the temperatures are hotter, and the humidity is higher. In this article, we provide some tips, tricks, and recommendations for proper hydration. Read More

What is Thick Water?

What is Thick Water?

Posted by Chad Birt on Fri Apr 08 2022
As you age, the 50 pairs of muscles and nerves responsible for helping you swallow experience wear-and-tear. Over time, these changes can cause the muscles to atrophy, making it difficult to keep food or liquids down. Thickening agents help make consumption easy and hassle-free. In this blog, we’ll provide a comprehensive overview of thick water, including what it is, who can benefit, and where to buy it.Read More

Incontinence Management Tips for Warmer Weather

Incontinence Management Tips for Warmer Weather

Posted by Chad Birt on Wed Apr 07 2021
Many people spend the summer months traveling and getting outside, but these activities present unique challenges for those living with bladder or bowel issues. Seasonally appropriate attire like shorts, skirts, or bathing suits can make it challenging to hide adult diapers or pull-ups, while the need for increased hydration may increase the risk of accidents. Read More