Becca Kay

About Becca Kay

Becca Kay 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 Make Ends Meet When Dealing With a Debilitating Illness

Let’s face it, if you’re like most people, you need to work in order to put food on the table and clothes on your back. Now, there are some individuals fortunate enough to be able to work for themselves, but for those who don’t have that as an option, you have an employer that is [...]

By | 2019-06-25T11:59:28+00:00 June 26th, 2019|Daily Living Aids, Guest Posts|Comments Off on How to Make Ends Meet When Dealing With a Debilitating Illness

How to Deal with Autistic Children’s Meltdowns and Tantrums

According to the Centers for Disease and Control (CDC), 1 in 59 children in the US is affected by autism. Autism is characterized by behavior and social skills deficits. Autism can occur at different levels within a spectrum, and is influenced by genetics and environmental factors. Sensory sensitivities and medical issues, such as sleep disorders [...]

By | 2019-06-20T13:29:37+00:00 June 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to Deal with Autistic Children’s Meltdowns and Tantrums

Causes and Solutions of Sleep Disorders in Children

Sleep disorders are common in children. Studies have shown that up to 50 percent of children will experience sleeping problems at some point in their life. However, this should not be cause for alarm. In most cases, these problems will clear without medical intervention. Up to 30 percent of these sleeping disorders are a result [...]

By | 2019-06-18T09:59:14+00:00 June 21st, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on Causes and Solutions of Sleep Disorders in Children

Are Muscle-Building Supplements Safe?

Muscle building supplements are formulated to improve performance during weightlifting and other resistance training exercises. These supplements are also involved in stimulating muscle growth and facilitating healing after a session of strenuous exercise. Unless you have a chronic medical condition, most muscle building supplements will be safe for you. Shop Specialty Supplements     [...]

By | 2019-06-17T10:00:58+00:00 June 18th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on Are Muscle-Building Supplements Safe?

Resources for Excellent Nursing Home Care

At some point in life, there comes a time where seniors begin to think about how they want to spend their elder years. Some seniors will spend the rest of their lives in the comfort of home, while others will need to turn to a nursing home for the extra level of care that they [...]

By | 2019-06-13T11:09:51+00:00 June 17th, 2019|Caregiving, Guest Posts, Senior Living|Comments Off on Resources for Excellent Nursing Home Care

Lifestyle Modifications for Preventative Health

There are two ways to look at your health. You either respond to symptoms you’re experiencing, or you can work to prevent symptoms from occurring. Preventative health is very important, especially as you age. Luckily, there are many simple lifestyle changes seniors can make to lessen the chances of suffering from chronic conditions such as [...]

By | 2019-06-17T10:40:31+00:00 June 14th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on Lifestyle Modifications for Preventative Health

How the Stethoscope Works

  It does matters not whether you're a medical student or a curious person, and it makes no difference whether you'd like to monitor your child’s parent’s health at home. Whatever your situation is, knowing how to use a stethoscope properly can be a huge plus. Stethoscopes are essential when it comes to determining a [...]

By | 2019-06-11T11:03:56+00:00 June 13th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on How the Stethoscope Works

How To Care for An Injured Relative

Looking after an injured relative can be a stressful time for both your loved one and yourself. However, with the right preparation and organization, you can make the recovery process be as smooth as possible for your injured relative, your family, and yourself. Invest in the Right Medical Equipment Investing in the right medical equipment [...]

By | 2019-06-11T10:27:44+00:00 June 12th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on How To Care for An Injured Relative

Benefits of Medical Alert Systems

Caregivers are like superheroes. They give their all every day to make sure their loved ones or seniors are well cared for. But according to a CDC survey, they often find it hard to manage stress, balance their home and work responsibilities, and find time for themselves. That's where medical alert systems come in. Medical [...]

By | 2019-06-11T09:59:17+00:00 June 11th, 2019|Cool Stuff, Daily Living Aids, Guest Posts|Comments Off on Benefits of Medical Alert Systems

How to Prepare for the Unexpected

Getting older is a wonderful thing. After retirement, there’s more time to relax, travel and spend with loved ones. Years of experience result in accumulated wisdom and knowledge. This is the time to enjoy the fruits of one’s labor. On the other hand, getting older can pose health and financial problems. Also, as tough as [...]

By | 2019-06-06T15:02:08+00:00 June 7th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on How to Prepare for the Unexpected