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sinking into alternating pressure mattress

How sinking into an Alternating Pressure Mattress can lead to a bed sore.

It is a common problem for people to sink into an alternating pressure mattress. There are many reasons why this can occur. Besides discomfort, sinking into a mattress can be the hidden cause of skin breakdown, infection, and hospitalization. In this article, I will discuss what might cause someone to sink into their alternating pressure mattress, how sinking can lead to a bed sore, and how to avoid it.

How sinking into an Alternating Pressure Mattress can lead to a bed sore.

Monday, July 4, 2022 5:01:48 PM America/New_York Posted By Jeff Adise

sinking into alternating pressure mattress

How sinking into an Alternating Pressure Mattress can lead to a bed sore.

It is a common problem for people to sink into an alternating pressure mattress. There are many reasons why this can occur. Besides discomfort, sinking into a mattress can be the hidden cause of skin breakdown, infection, and hospitalization. In this article, I will discuss what might cause someone to sink into their alternating pressure mattress, how sinking can lead to a bed sore, and how to avoid it.

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recliner cushion for elderly

Recliner Cushions for the Elderly to Prevent Bed Sores

Home recliners offer comfort and adjustable positioning. However, for the elderly or those with a medical condition that limits mobility, sitting for long periods of time in a recliner can be uncomfortable and increase the risk of developing a pressure sore. This article will discuss the best recliner cushions for the elderly, the type of cushions available, and basic use guidelines.


Recliner Cushions for the Elderly

Friday, July 1, 2022 4:28:20 PM America/New_York Posted By Jeff Adise

recliner cushion for elderly

Recliner Cushions for the Elderly to Prevent Bed Sores

Home recliners offer comfort and adjustable positioning. However, for the elderly or those with a medical condition that limits mobility, sitting for long periods of time in a recliner can be uncomfortable and increase the risk of developing a pressure sore. This article will discuss the best recliner cushions for the elderly, the type of cushions available, and basic use guidelines.


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lateral rotation vs alternating pressiure

We receive calls from people trying to prevent or treat bedsores. Some ask for a Lateral Rotation Mattress System but what they really need is an Alternating Pressure Mattress System. Lateral Rotation Mattress vs Alternating Pressure? What is the difference and which mattress is best? 

Lateral Rotation Mattress vs Alternating Pressure Mattress

Wednesday, February 23, 2022 2:26:00 AM America/New_York Posted By Jeff Adise

lateral rotation vs alternating pressiure

We receive calls from people trying to prevent or treat bedsores. Some ask for a Lateral Rotation Mattress System but what they really need is an Alternating Pressure Mattress System. Lateral Rotation Mattress vs Alternating Pressure? What is the difference and which mattress is best? 

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TAKE THE GUESSWORK & STRESS OUT OF PREVENTING OR TREATING BEDSORES AT HOME

caring for adult at home

I hear my mother's words ringing in my head. Through her thick Brooklyn accent, she used to say "a hospital is no place for a sick person". I never knew what she meant until I got older and became her caregiver. Her wisdom was gained from the challenges she faced as a caregiver for her mother.

Take the stress out of treating bedsores at home

Thursday, January 20, 2022 8:37:02 AM America/New_York Posted By Jeff Adise

TAKE THE GUESSWORK & STRESS OUT OF PREVENTING OR TREATING BEDSORES AT HOME

caring for adult at home

I hear my mother's words ringing in my head. Through her thick Brooklyn accent, she used to say "a hospital is no place for a sick person". I never knew what she meant until I got older and became her caregiver. Her wisdom was gained from the challenges she faced as a caregiver for her mother.

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Alternating Pressure Mattress Reviews. Expert Buying Guide

expert advice alternating pressure review

The right alternating pressure mattress system is the one that meets a person's healthcare, personal, and lifestyle needs. With so many alternating pressure mattress systems available, knowing which one to buy can be very confusing. The lack of information and the abundance of misinformation on the web complicates the decision. Paid bloggers rather than industry professionals write much of the information found on the web. Unfortunately, even most medical dealers and healthcare professionals don't understand the differences. So I'm here to share reviews, insights, and learnings from 25 years of industry experience.

Alternating Pressure Mattress Reviews. Expert Buying Guide

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 7:29:13 PM America/New_York Posted By Jeff Adise

Alternating Pressure Mattress Reviews. Expert Buying Guide

expert advice alternating pressure review

The right alternating pressure mattress system is the one that meets a person's healthcare, personal, and lifestyle needs. With so many alternating pressure mattress systems available, knowing which one to buy can be very confusing. The lack of information and the abundance of misinformation on the web complicates the decision. Paid bloggers rather than industry professionals write much of the information found on the web. Unfortunately, even most medical dealers and healthcare professionals don't understand the differences. So I'm here to share reviews, insights, and learnings from 25 years of industry experience.

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How does an alternating pressure mattress work to heal wounds?

alternating pressure mattress

For those with limited mobility, have a open wound or at high-risk of skin breakdown, an alternating pressure mattress is recommended by medical professionals to prevent and treat wounds. An alternating pressure mattress promotes wound healing by helping to relieve pressure and improve blood flow. Let’s take a closer look to learn more about how this therapy works.

 

How does an alternating pressure mattress work to heal wounds

Sunday, August 8, 2021 8:47:27 PM America/New_York Posted By Jeff Adise

How does an alternating pressure mattress work to heal wounds?

alternating pressure mattress

For those with limited mobility, have a open wound or at high-risk of skin breakdown, an alternating pressure mattress is recommended by medical professionals to prevent and treat wounds. An alternating pressure mattress promotes wound healing by helping to relieve pressure and improve blood flow. Let’s take a closer look to learn more about how this therapy works.

 

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How coccyx cushions help prevent tailbone pain?

coccyx tailbone pain

The coccyx is widely accepted as part of a rudimentary tail bone in humans that has lost its original function through evolution. Most people do not know they have a tailbone until they feel pain.

Tailbone pain is typically caused by over-stressing or pressure on the lower spine’s coccyx bone. But the root cause may not always be clear, and treatment options limited. Coccyx cushions offer a solution.

How coccyx cushions help prevent tailbone pain

Friday, August 6, 2021 11:09:08 AM America/New_York Posted By Jeff Adise

How coccyx cushions help prevent tailbone pain?

coccyx tailbone pain

The coccyx is widely accepted as part of a rudimentary tail bone in humans that has lost its original function through evolution. Most people do not know they have a tailbone until they feel pain.

Tailbone pain is typically caused by over-stressing or pressure on the lower spine’s coccyx bone. But the root cause may not always be clear, and treatment options limited. Coccyx cushions offer a solution.

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caring for illegally discharged patients at home

 

Nursing homes are looking to get rid of unprofitable patients and patients who require extra care. They seek to justify eviction through minor outbursts or infractions and ship them off to hospital emergency rooms or psychiatric hospitals. However, after discharge, nursing homes refuse to take the patients back, evicting them sometimes in a matter of hours often in violation of federal law.

Caring for illegally discharged patients at home

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 10:57:15 AM America/New_York Posted By Jeff Adise

caring for illegally discharged patients at home

 

Nursing homes are looking to get rid of unprofitable patients and patients who require extra care. They seek to justify eviction through minor outbursts or infractions and ship them off to hospital emergency rooms or psychiatric hospitals. However, after discharge, nursing homes refuse to take the patients back, evicting them sometimes in a matter of hours often in violation of federal law.

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ADAPT PRO ELITE - ADVANCED PRESSURE ULCER PREVENTION & TREATMENT THROUGH INNOVATION

Patient sensing alternating pressure mattress

For those confined to a bed or who have limited mobility and spend a lot of time in bed, an Alternating Pressure Low Air Loss Mattress System is the most effective way to prevent and treat stages I-IV pressure sores. Doctors and wound care professionals prescribe the use of these systems however, one does not require a prescription to purchase this type of therapeutic mattress. With or without a prescription, there is much to consider when purchasing a system, and very little information available. Even many healthcare professionals lack the understanding of these systems for an alternating pressure mattress system can be a frustrating and confusing task as there is no

Patient Sensing Alternating Pressure Mattress Newest Technology in the Prevention and Treatment of Bed Sores

Thursday, March 19, 2020 4:36:26 AM America/New_York Posted By Jeff Adise

ADAPT PRO ELITE - ADVANCED PRESSURE ULCER PREVENTION & TREATMENT THROUGH INNOVATION

Patient sensing alternating pressure mattress

For those confined to a bed or who have limited mobility and spend a lot of time in bed, an Alternating Pressure Low Air Loss Mattress System is the most effective way to prevent and treat stages I-IV pressure sores. Doctors and wound care professionals prescribe the use of these systems however, one does not require a prescription to purchase this type of therapeutic mattress. With or without a prescription, there is much to consider when purchasing a system, and very little information available. Even many healthcare professionals lack the understanding of these systems for an alternating pressure mattress system can be a frustrating and confusing task as there is no

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When choosing a mattress for a person with limited mobility, it is important to understand the importance the mattress plays in that person's health, particularly of the skin. Bed sores can quickly form when prolonged pressure between the body and the mattress impedes blood flow to the skin. Without proper blood flow, the skin will breakdown. For those with limited mobility, preventing bed sores via a mattress that helps redistribute pressure is essential. How does one determine if a memory foam mattress or alternating pressure mattress is most appropriate?

Memory Foam vs Alternating Pressure Mattress for Preventing Bed Sores

Memory Foam vs Alternating Pressure Mattress for Preventing Bed Sores

Friday, April 5, 2019 10:29:42 AM America/New_York Posted By Jeff Adise

When choosing a mattress for a person with limited mobility, it is important to understand the importance the mattress plays in that person's health, particularly of the skin. Bed sores can quickly form when prolonged pressure between the body and the mattress impedes blood flow to the skin. Without proper blood flow, the skin will breakdown. For those with limited mobility, preventing bed sores via a mattress that helps redistribute pressure is essential. How does one determine if a memory foam mattress or alternating pressure mattress is most appropriate?

Memory Foam vs Alternating Pressure Mattress for Preventing Bed Sores

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