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7 Signs of Caregiver Burnout

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. Learn how to read the signs and manage caregiver burnout. If you regularly find yourself... See the 7 signs

Incontinence Management Tips for Warmer Weather

Incontinence Management Tips for Warmer Weather

Now that spring is here and the days are getting longer, it’s time to start thinking about incontinence management for warmer weather.  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... read more

Smooth as Silk: Skincare Tips to Keep Immobile Adults Rash and Infection-Free

If you care for someone who’s immobilized, it’s important to regularly monitor and protect their skin. Prolonged periods of sitting or lying down increase the risk of bed sores and irritation, which if left untreated, can lead to skin, blood, or bone infections. There’s no way to prevent mobility-related skin problems entirely, but there are... Read More

Traveling with Bowel Incontinence

Traveling with Bowel Incontinence

No question — traveling with bowel incontinence is inconvenient. Still, with the right preparation and packing strategies in place, you can cut down on a lot of unnecessary stress.  In today’s guide, we won’t shy away from the topics you need to know about. And yes, that means poop-urge plans of action and protective products!... Read More

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