Keeping Cool in the Summer

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


Summer Skin Care: 5 Quick Tips for Preventing Rashes and Odors

Summer Skin Care: 5 Quick Tips for Preventing Rashes and Odors

Posted by Chad Birt on Tue Aug 09 2022

Pull-ups, underpads, and adult diapers make life as a family caregiver easier, but they can also increase the risk of rashes, odor, and skin irritation. Follow these tips to keep your loved one's skin healthy, happy, and irritant-free!Read More


6 Simple Tips for Heat Stroke Prevention

6 Simple Tips for Heat Stroke Prevention

Posted by Chad Birt on Thu Aug 11 2022

The summer months increase the risk of heat-related illness. Follow these tips to prevent heat stroke and keep your senior healthy all season long!Read More