Personal Care

60-Second Read: 5 Bathing Products for Bedridden Loved Ones

60-Second Read: 5 Bathing Products for Bedridden Loved Ones

Posted by Carewell Staff on Mon Oct 26 2020
No way to get your loved one to a shower or bath? No worries. From no-rinse wash to shampoo caps, we’ve put together a handy list of water-free options for cleansing bedridden loved ones. Read on for our favorite ways to ensure clean, fresh skin in any environment.Read More

7 Signs of Caregiver Burnout

7 Signs of Caregiver Burnout

Posted by Chad Birt on Mon May 10 2021
It isn’t easy to talk about, but caregiver burnout is a real problem. A 2020 survey conducted by the National Caregiving Alliance and AARP Public Policy Institute found that 40% of caregivers feel emotionally stressed and another 20% feel physically strained.See the 7 signs.

Straight From the Nurse's Mouth: 7 Ways to Avoid Heart Disease

Straight From the Nurse's Mouth: 7 Ways to Avoid Heart Disease

Posted by Valerie Henderson on Tue Oct 06 2020
The biggest common denominators among people with healthy hearts are eating low-fat diets, refraining from smoking, exercising regularly, maintaining a healthy weight, and drinking alcohol in moderation. These practices are so effective, in fact, that they were found to reduce the risk of heart attack and heart-related death by five times. Whatever your job, age, gender, or lifestyle, these 7 tips can help you build a healthier heart starting today.Read More

Four Steps to Self-Care During the Pandemic

Four Steps to Self-Care During the Pandemic

Posted by Valerie Henderson on Wed Dec 02 2020