Medline Suresite Window Transparent Adhesive Film Dressing,4″ x 4.5″ (10.2cm x 11.4cm),Each,MSC2304H

Medline Suresite Window Transparent Adhesive Film Dressing,4″ x 4.5″ (10.2cm x 11.4cm),Each,MSC2304H

Medline Suresite Window Transparent Adhesive Film Dressing,4″ x 4.5″ (10.2cm x 11.4cm),Each,MSC2304H Medline Suresite Window Transparent Adhesive Film Dressing is an ideal choice for I.V. sites and wound applications. It protects the More »

Aplicare Compound Benzoin Tincture Swabstick,4″ Swabstick,Each,S1106

Aplicare Compound Benzoin Tincture Swabstick,4″ Swabstick,Each,S1106

Aplicare Compound Benzoin Tincture Swabstick,4″ Swabstick,Each,S1106 Aplicare Compound Benzoin Tincture Swabstick prepares the skin for maximum adhesion of dressings or bandages while minimizing tissue breakdown. It Allows bandages to remain in place More »

Hollister Wound Drainage Collector,Medium,For Wounds Upto 3-3/4″ (9.5 cm),Each,9775

Hollister Wound Drainage Collector,Medium,For Wounds Upto 3-3/4″ (9.5 cm),Each,9775

Hollister Wound Drainage Collector,Medium,For Wounds Upto 3-3/4″ (9.5 cm),Each,9775 Hollister Wound Drainage Collector is a one-piece, a drainable pouching system that has an integrated soft tap at the bottom of the pouch, More »

ReliaMed Shower Guard Moisture Barrier Dressing,7″ x 7″,5/Pack,SG77

ReliaMed Shower Guard Moisture Barrier Dressing,7″ x 7″,5/Pack,SG77

ReliaMed Shower Guard Moisture Barrier Dressing,7″ x 7″,5/Pack,SG77 ReliaMed Shower Guard Moisture Barrier protects PICC (peripherally inserted central catheter) lines, wound dressings, surgical sites, dialysis and Hickman catheters, and chemo ports from More »

Surgidyne Wound Drain With Trocar,4 Channel,10Fr,Round,Each,322227

Surgidyne Wound Drain With Trocar,4 Channel,10Fr,Round,Each,322227

Surgidyne Wound Drain With Trocar,4 Channel,10Fr,Round,Each,322227 Surgidyne Wound Drain with Trocar is intended for closed wound suction drainage and superior flow rates provide improved drainage, reducing the chance of seroma formation. Fluted More »

 

Medline Opticell Gelling Fiber Wound Dressing,4.25″L x 4.25″W,Sheet,Each,MSC7844EPH

Medline Opticell Gelling Fiber Wound Dressing

Medline Opticell Gelling Fiber Wound Dressing,4.25″L x 4.25″W,Sheet,Each,MSC7844EPH Medline Opticell Gelling Fiber Wound Dressing with Chytoform, Chitosan-based gelling fiber technology allows the absorbent fibers of the dressing to transform into a clear and conformable gel. The unique gelling action helps manage drainage and remove dead, damaged and infected tissue from the wound, trapping it for later removal at the dressing change. This technology wicks fluid only vertically, not laterally, helping to reduce the risk of periwound maceration because wound fluid will not migrate across the dressing to reach the vulnerable skin. Opticells conformable and thin profile provides optimal contact with the wound.

When it comes to heart health, it is important that we not only think of our own cardiovascular health, but also of future generations. A study conducted last year found that obese children and adolescents have both plaques in their arteries as a 45-year-old adult, making them much earlier than their parents have heart disease and other serious health problems.

If you have children, of course you want to make sure they grow up in a healthy and healthy way. But you also know that it is difficult to reconcile work, family and physical activity. However, setting a healthy example is a good start; Research shows that parents who are physically active increase the likelihood that their children will also be active. So if you are looking for ways to engage your kids in the game, check out these tips.

shopnowbutton

Medline Opticell Gelling Fiber Wound Dressing,2″L x 2″W,Sheet,Each,MSC7822EPH

Medline Opticell Gelling Fiber Wound Dressing

Medline Opticell Gelling Fiber Wound Dressing,2″L x 2″W,Sheet,Each,MSC7822EPH Medline Opticell Gelling Fiber Wound Dressing with Chytoform, Chitosan-based gelling fiber technology allows the absorbent fibers of the dressing to transform into a clear and conformable gel. The unique gelling action helps manage drainage and remove dead, damaged and infected tissue from the wound, trapping it for later removal at the dressing change. This technology wicks fluid only vertically, not laterally, helping to reduce the risk of periwound maceration because wound fluid will not migrate across the dressing to reach the vulnerable skin. Opticells conformable and thin profile provides optimal contact with the wound.

Creating a family is not always easy. You’re busy and your kids are too. There is so much to do in a short time. But the effort is high. Today, many children are overweight or obese. A healthy and active lifestyle can help maintain weight. It can also prevent health problems such as diabetes, heart disease, asthma and high blood pressure.

It is important to create healthy habits from an early age. This allows you to make smart choices for your family. Children imitate their parents, so it is important to set a good example. The tips below can help your family to be healthy and happy.

shopnowbutton

Medline Opticell Gelling Fiber Wound Dressing,18″L x 0.75″W,Each,MSC7818EPH

Medline Opticell Gelling Fiber Wound Dressing

Medline Opticell Gelling Fiber Wound Dressing,18″L x 0.75″W,Each,MSC7818EPH Medline Opticell Gelling Fiber Wound Dressing with Chytoform, Chitosan-based gelling fiber technology allows the absorbent fibers of the dressing to transform into a clear and conformable gel. The unique gelling action helps manage drainage and remove dead, damaged and infected tissue from the wound, trapping it for later removal at the dressing change. This technology wicks fluid only vertically, not laterally, helping to reduce the risk of periwound maceration because wound fluid will not migrate across the dressing to reach the vulnerable skin. Opticells conformable and thin profile provides optimal contact with the wound.

Navigating the health care system in the US is often confusing and discouraging, but it does not have to be this way. In his new book, Patient Primer offers Leslie D. Michelson, CEO of Private Health Management, tips on how to get the most out of medical care and how the system works best from the outset. <<> Develop a strong connection with your doctor. How is your current relationship with your internist? Do you trust and respect your hair and feel comfortable when it tells your secrets that affect your health? Is he someone who, if you have different symptoms, would remain involved until you two could wrap around the problem and determine the best treatment plan? When you develop this relationship you forge a bond with someone who has invested in your long-term well-being – and that you will follow so you can take preventive screenings that are right for you. If you do not have a doctor, you drive without a seat belt.

shopnowbutton

Medline Adhesive Surgical Dressing,4″ x 6″,(4″ x 3″ Pad),25/Pack,NON4311Z

Medline Adhesive Surgical Dressing

Medline Adhesive Surgical Dressing,4″ x 6″,(4″ x 3″ Pad),25/Pack,NON4311Z Medline Adhesive Surgical Dressing is all-in-one dressing which helps reduce nursing time by combining a sterile sponge, anon-adhesive pad, and a cloth silk tape into one dressing. A non-adherent contact layer permits free flow of drainage, protects the wound site, and will not stick to granulating tissue. Surgical Adhesive Dressings Highlights:Easily cut to customized sizesLatex-freeNon-adherent contact layerSterile spongeNon-adhesive pad

You too, at some point in your life may find yourself taking care of aging parents or elderly members in your family, in the same way they cared for you.

Remember, it’s not easy for your elders, who were once independent, to become dependent on you or on others for their basic care.

You can never say what turn life may take. God forbid if a parent has a sudden accident or slips in the bathroom – would you really be in a state to handle such a situation?

I guess like me, you too might scramble to find emergency numbers or call the insurance company, and locate old hospital bills.

With all this chaos, you also need to handle your daily work, family and kids. Life can surely be tough at times, so you need to be geared up to face it – isn’t it?

shopnowbutton

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing,7-7/8 in. x 7-7/8 in. (20 cm x 20 cm),10/Pack,90703

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing,7-7/8 in. x 7-7/8 in. (20 cm x 20 cm),10/Pack,90703 3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing absorbs and retains moderate to high exudate – even under compression. It can be used both as a primary or secondary dressing and helps prevent maceration of the wound edges. This sterile dressing helps prevent strike through and protects clothing and bandages from contamination. Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing high absorption and superior exudate retention provides confidence to manage exudate and supports patient comfort with fewer disruptions.Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing Highlights:Vertical Wicking Layer Protective Backing Conformable Contact Layer Super Absorbent Core

Every wonder how families stay healthy, fit and thin? We asked Dr. Oz for his tips on how to build a healthy family strategy. Dr. Oz says families (like the Carroll’s, pictured) that make healthy lifestyle choices together, stay healthy together. Here’s his game plan for your family.

To stay at a healthy weight, you have to eat, not starve yourself. “If you don’t fuel up regularly, you’ll become insatiably hungry, causing the ‘hunger’ hormone, ghrelin, to spike,” Dr. Oz says. “The problem is, it takes a half-hour for that hormone to return to normal once you start to eat, but in that 30 minutes you’ll likely chow through many more calories than if you hadn’t eaten on an empty stomach.”

shopnowbutton

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing,7-7/8 in. x 11-3/4 in. (20 cm x 30 cm),10/Pack,5pk/case,90704

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing,7-7/8 in. x 11-3/4 in. (20 cm x 30 cm),10/Pack,5pk/case,90704 3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing absorbs and retains moderate to high exudate – even under compression. It can be used both as a primary or secondary dressing and helps prevent maceration of the wound edges. This sterile dressing helps prevent strike through and protects clothing and bandages from contamination. Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing high absorption and superior exudate retention provides confidence to manage exudate and supports patient comfort with fewer disruptions.Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing Highlights:Vertical Wicking Layer Protective Backing Conformable Contact Layer Super Absorbent Core

When it comes to heart health, it’s important that we think not only of our own cardiovascular health but also that of future generations. A study last year found that obese children and teens have as much plaque in their arteries as a 45-year-old adult, setting them up for heart disease and other serious health conditions much earlier than their parents.

If you’ve got kids, of course you want to make sure they grow up fit and healthy. But you also know it’s hard to juggle work, family, and physical activity. Still, setting a healthy example is a good start; research shows that parents who are physically active increase the likelihood that their kids will be active as well. So if you’re looking for ways to get your kids involved, check out these tips.

shopnowbutton

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing,3-7/8 in. x 3-7/8 in. (10 cm x 10 cm),Each,90701

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing,3-7/8 in. x 3-7/8 in. (10 cm x 10 cm),Each,90701 3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing absorbs and retains moderate to high exudate – even under compression. It can be used both as a primary or secondary dressing and helps prevent maceration of the wound edges. This sterile dressing helps prevent strike through and protects clothing and bandages from contamination. Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing high absorption and superior exudate retention provides confidence to manage exudate and supports patient comfort with fewer disruptions.Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing Highlights:Vertical Wicking Layer Protective Backing Conformable Contact Layer Super Absorbent Core

Raising a family isn’t always easy. You are busy, and so are your children. There is a lot to do in little time. But the stakes are high. Today, many kids are overweight or obese. A healthy, active lifestyle can help maintain weight. It also can prevent health issues, such as diabetes, heart disease, asthma, and high blood pressure.

It is important to create healthy habits early on. These will help you make smart choices for your family. Children imitate their parents, so it’s important to set a good example. The tips below can help your family be healthy and happy.

shopnowbutton

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing,3-7/8 in. x 3-7/8 in. (10 cm x 10 cm),10/Pack,5pk/case,90701

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing,3-7/8 in. x 3-7/8 in. (10 cm x 10 cm),10/Pack,5pk/case,90701 3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing absorbs and retains moderate to high exudate – even under compression. It can be used both as a primary or secondary dressing and helps prevent maceration of the wound edges. This sterile dressing helps prevent strike through and protects clothing and bandages from contamination. Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing high absorption and superior exudate retention provides confidence to manage exudate and supports patient comfort with fewer disruptions.Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing Highlights:Vertical Wicking Layer Protective Backing Conformable Contact Layer Super Absorbent Core

Navigating the healthcare system in the U.S. is often confusing and disheartening, but it doesn’t have to be. In his new book, The Patient’s Playbook, Leslie D. Michelson, the CEO of Private Health Management, offers tips for how get the most out of medical care and how to make the system better work for you from the ground up.

Develop a strong bond with your primary care physician. How is your current relationship with your internist? Do you trust and respect her and feel comfortable telling her secrets that affect your health? Is he someone who, if you were experiencing a variety of symptoms, would stay engaged until the two of you could wrap a diagnosis around the problem and determine the best treatment plan? When you develop this relationship, you’re forging a bond with someone who will be invested in your wellbeing for the long haul—and who will be dogged about getting you in for the preventative exams that are right for you. If you don’t have a primary care physician, you are driving without a seatbelt.

shopnowbutton

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing,2 3-7/8 in. x 7-7/8 in. (10 cm x 20 cm),10/Pack,5pk/case,90702

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing

3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing,2 3-7/8 in. x 7-7/8 in. (10 cm x 20 cm),10/Pack,5pk/case,90702 3M Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing absorbs and retains moderate to high exudate – even under compression. It can be used both as a primary or secondary dressing and helps prevent maceration of the wound edges. This sterile dressing helps prevent strike through and protects clothing and bandages from contamination. Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing high absorption and superior exudate retention provides confidence to manage exudate and supports patient comfort with fewer disruptions.Tegaderm Superabsorber Dressing Highlights:Vertical Wicking Layer Protective Backing Conformable Contact Layer Super Absorbent Core

In addition, you may notice a certain point in your life that you care for the parents or older members of your aging family, just as you took care of yourself.

Remember, it is not easy for your seniors, who were once independent, to become dependent on you or others for your basic care.

You can never tell which direction life can take. God forbid that a father suddenly suffer an accident or enter the bathroom – would you really be in a position to handle such a situation?

I think, like me, can also struggle to find emergency numbers or to call the insurance company and find age hospital bills.

With all this chaos you also have to deal with your daily work, family and children. Life can sometimes be difficult, so you have to be prepared to face it – is not it?

shopnowbutton

3M Steri-Band Adhesive Skin Closure Bands,1/8″ x 3″ (3mm x 75mm),Each,R1540

3M Steri-Band Adhesive Skin Closure Bands

3M Steri-Band Adhesive Skin Closure Bands,1/8″ x 3″ (3mm x 75mm),Each,R1540 3M Steri-Band Adhesive Skin Closure Bands are made of a porous, non-woven backing, coated with a pressure-sensitive, hypoallergenic adhesive and reinforced with polyester filaments for added strength. They provide general wound support for increased tensile strength and finer wound edge approximation. Enhances patient comfort and less chance of infection than with sutures or staples.

Any questions about how families stay healthy, fit and lean? We asked Dr. Oz for his tips on how to build a healthy family strategy. Dr. Oz says families (like Carroll’s in the photo) who make healthy lifestyle choices together remain healthy. This is your game plan for your family.

To stay healthy, you must eat, do not let yourself go hungry. “If you fill in regularly, you will be insatiably hungry, making the hunger hormone, ghrelin, worrying,” says Dr. Oz. “The problem is, it takes half an hour before the hormone returns to normal once you start to eat, but in those 30 minutes you’ll probably have a lot more calories than if you had not eaten on an empty stomach.”

shopnowbutton