Caregiver Tips

3 Ways to Make Caregiver’s Lives Easier

3 Ways to Make Caregiver’s Lives Easier

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When you take on the role as a caregiver for your loved one, you often work around the clock in effort to make their life as comfortable as possible. While the amount of responsibilities that come with this role can be large, these three situational tips are used to provide some ease in the daily life of a caregiver. Daily bathing routines -(...)

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Caregiver Tips for Tube-Fed Adults

Caregiver Tips for Tube-Fed Adults

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The Feeding Tube Awareness Foundation has identified more than 300 conditions that require the use of a feeding tube, ranging from neurological disorders to esophageal conditions. Those who become caretakers of tube-fed adults often find themselves in that position because a parent or partner has developed a medical condition or is undergoing chemotherapy. We understand the(...)

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3 Tips to Help Your Incontinent Child Deal with School Bullies

3 Tips to Help Your Incontinent Child Deal with School Bullies

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Over the last decade, childhood bullying and its prevention has received more attention. However, it remains a common problem across playgrounds across the country. A 2014 study found that a quarter of all children in the United States experience it at one time or another. If you’re the parent of a child living with incontinence,(...)

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5 Tips to Help Care for Someone With A Memory Loss Disorder

5 Tips to Help Care for Someone With A Memory Loss Disorder

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As the primary caregiver to an elderly relative with a memory loss disorder such as Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia, you know first-hand just how challenging or even frustrating the responsibility can be at times. But in this role it's important to sometimes step back, take a deep breath and try some new methods to deal with these challenges. Here are five tips(...)

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5 Parental Tips to get You Started in Enteral Nutrition

5 Parental Tips to get You Started in Enteral Nutrition

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Whether it’s part of temporary care or a long-term solution, enteral feeding for your child can be an overwhelming decision and an even more overwhelming experience. Mainlining food directly into the stomach or small intestine via a tube in the nose or abdomen doesn’t come naturally. For parents walking into this unchartered territory, we offer(...)

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