Becca Kaye

About Becca Kaye

Becca Kaye is a talented writer, pianist, and artist who lives in New Jersey with her family. When she’s not busy playing piano or drawing, she enjoys researching and writing about medical equipment for AvaCare Medical.

How to Sleep Well Despite Back Pain

Back pain and sleep are old enemies, and unless you take active steps to combat back pain, a good night’s sleep can soon become a distant memory! Thankfully, there are ways to ensure a good night’s rest, even if you are suffering from chronic pain. Stay with us as we discuss a few tips on [...]

By | 2020-02-21T10:03:01+00:00 February 21st, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to Sleep Well Despite Back Pain

How Seniors Can Protect & Monitor Their Heart Health 

With heart disease being the leading cause of death in the United States, keeping a close eye on your cardiac health is the responsible thing to do, and can help you maintain a great quality of life well into your golden years. But with so many suggestions, it can be hard to know what to [...]

By | 2020-02-12T14:19:21+00:00 February 13th, 2020|Guest Posts|Comments Off on How Seniors Can Protect & Monitor Their Heart Health 

Nursing Home Neglect vs. Self-Neglect

As our loved ones become older and frail, it is important to ensure they receive proper care. Many are unable to tend to themselves, and will increasingly rely on other people to cater to their basic needs. Senior citizens are among the most vulnerable people in our lives, and are often neglected. This can include [...]

By | 2020-02-12T13:26:35+00:00 February 12th, 2020|Caregiving, Guest Posts, Guides, Senior Living|Comments Off on Nursing Home Neglect vs. Self-Neglect

Tips for Quitting Smoking

Almost every smoker is aware of the health risks associated with smoking. However, this doesn’t make ending the harmful habit easier. Whether a person is a lifetime nicotine addict who requires a pack every day, or an occasional smoker, quitting is a tough task. Tobacco smoking is both a psychological habit and physical addiction. Cigarettes [...]

By | 2020-02-07T09:40:36+00:00 February 5th, 2020|Guest Posts|Comments Off on Tips for Quitting Smoking

Incontinence Tips for Seniors and Caregivers

Incontinence is a relatively common condition that most frequently affects older women. This condition causes one to lose bladder or bowel control partially or completely. A partial lack of bladder control will result in small, uncomfortable leaks, and total lack of bladder or bowel control will mean total incontinence. Most Common Forms of Incontinence Stress [...]

By | 2020-01-31T11:36:45+00:00 February 3rd, 2020|Guest Posts, Incontinence|Comments Off on Incontinence Tips for Seniors and Caregivers

Most Common Infections in the Elderly: Prevention and Treatment

Anyone can get sick and acquire infections like UTI and pneumonia. But elderly adults over age 65 are at a higher risk of infections due to their plummeting health conditions. Early detection is crucial to reduce the risk of more severe diseases, and even death. If you have an elderly family member, make sure that [...]

By | 2020-01-31T09:49:21+00:00 January 31st, 2020|Caregiving, Guest Posts|Comments Off on Most Common Infections in the Elderly: Prevention and Treatment

Stocking Your Medical Office

Do you want to establish a new healthcare office? Are you interested in replenishing your office's current surgical supplies stock? Do you want to upgrade your outdated devices? It is vital to well-stock your healthcare office with surgical and medical supplies. If you want to provide the best customer service and medical facilities to your patients, [...]

By | 2020-01-30T10:35:44+00:00 January 30th, 2020|Guest Posts|Comments Off on Stocking Your Medical Office

6 Steps to Making Your Home Senior Friendly

When updating your house to make it senior-friendly, there are several things to consider. These include kitchen conveniences, bathroom fixtures, and much more. There are many options you can find on the internet which, together with your novel ideas, can prepare a lovely home for your loved ones. Not everyone has the luxury of designing [...]

By | 2020-01-16T11:35:16+00:00 January 16th, 2020|Bathroom Safety, Bedroom Safety, Guest Posts|Comments Off on 6 Steps to Making Your Home Senior Friendly

The Unexpected Costs of Cancer Care

Cancer treatment is a long and unpleasant process, and, unfortunately, it doesn't end with the stay in the hospital. The ordeal continues and is compounded by the financial burden that many sufferers have to carry during their battle with cancer. The list of unexpected costs for cancer care is endless. It goes beyond treatment, and [...]

By | 2020-01-15T10:09:08+00:00 January 15th, 2020|Bedroom Safety, Caregiving, Daily Living Aids, Guest Posts|Comments Off on The Unexpected Costs of Cancer Care

Winning the Smaller Battles: Life After Surviving Cancer

Getting a cancer diagnosis is one of the most overwhelming and devastating experiences you can face in life. Once you begin your cancer treatment, it’s only natural that you can’t wait for it to be over, but the irony is that once treatment is complete, many cancer survivors aren’t sure how to get back to [...]

By | 2020-01-07T15:18:30+00:00 January 8th, 2020|Guest Posts|Comments Off on Winning the Smaller Battles: Life After Surviving Cancer