Hanna

About Hanna Landman

Hanna has been writing ever since she was old enough to hold a pen. She enjoys sharing her knowledge about the medical world, especially when it comes to the stuff she's most experienced with, like mobility equipment and incontinence products. She also loves interviewing others and hearing about their experiences, and basically likes every genre of writing besides the boring type (essays, for example). If you have any questions or compliments, you can contact Hanna through AvaCare Medical.

Incontinence Tips for Caregivers

Incontinence, where a patient loses bladder control, is a difficult condition to deal with. Amidst the challenges of daily lives, it becomes overwhelming for the caregivers to provide the best care to the suffering loved one. Which is why there comes the point when family caregivers think of moving their loved one to nursing care. But, [...]

By | 2019-03-06T12:03:57+00:00 March 6th, 2019|Caregiving, Incontinence, Senior Living|Comments Off on Incontinence Tips for Caregivers

Wheelchairs and Its Different Formats Unveiled

A wheelchair is an essential assistive device for people who face difficulty while walking. Today wheelchairs are available in different types and are not limited only to manual wheelchairs. It is vital to know about the different types of wheelchairs so that one can make an informed choice. Self-Propelled: The self-propelled wheelchair is the most [...]

By | 2019-03-04T13:46:56+00:00 February 25th, 2019|Guest Posts, Wheelchairs|Comments Off on Wheelchairs and Its Different Formats Unveiled

Preventing Adverse Drug Events in Adults

Being harmed by medication is known as an adverse drug event (ADE), something that is unfortunately too common in seniors. Fortunately, by arming yourself with a proper education, sufficient awareness, and a few preventative measures, you can protect your loved ones from a fatal ADE. Read on to learn more, or jump straight to the [...]

By | 2019-03-04T13:46:56+00:00 February 24th, 2019|Caregiving, Daily Living Aids, Guest Posts, Senior Living|Comments Off on Preventing Adverse Drug Events in Adults

Does Medicare Cover Medical Supplies? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Medicare will often cover medical supplies and equipment that are needed in your home. However, there is a certain kind of medical supplies that Medicare will not cover. For Medicare to cover medical equipment, they need to be durable, meaning that they must be able to be used repeatedly without being damaged. Usually, this means [...]

By | 2019-03-04T13:46:56+00:00 February 21st, 2019|Guest Posts, Guides|Comments Off on Does Medicare Cover Medical Supplies? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Tips for Finding Cheaper Wheelchairs

The decision of which wheelchair to purchase should be based on many factors, including how much a person weighs and how many hours a day the wheelchair will be used. Pricing is also an essential factor which cannot be overlooked. It is possible to find a wheelchair that is well-priced and high quality from a reputable [...]

By | 2019-03-04T13:46:56+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Guest Posts, Wheelchairs|Comments Off on Tips for Finding Cheaper Wheelchairs

How To Look After Your Elderly Relative’s Health Needs

As we get older, we have a greater risk of contracting long-term health issues and more serious illnesses. Many elderly people struggle to support themselves and create the best environment to care for their own health needs. If you are looking after an elderly relative and want to ensure that his health needs are met, [...]

By | 2019-03-04T13:46:56+00:00 February 17th, 2019|Caregiving, Guest Posts|Comments Off on How To Look After Your Elderly Relative’s Health Needs

Advice for Seniors Dealing With Seasonal Affective Disorder

Winter can be a challenging time of year for seniors. The cold alone can make you question leaving the house, and the risks only get worse from there, from a spike in those arthritis symptoms to an increased chance of slipping and falling as you travel. But one subtle yet significant threat that often quietly [...]

By | 2019-03-04T13:46:56+00:00 February 15th, 2019|Guest Posts, Senior Living|Comments Off on Advice for Seniors Dealing With Seasonal Affective Disorder

5 Myths About Senior Nutrition That You Need To Stop Believing

There are many myths surrounding senior nutrition. Many of these myths are harmless but some of them can be dangerous. People should be more aware of what seniors need when it comes to nutrition and healthy habits. However, if you learn more about healthy nutrition, you can improve your life quality and enjoy the world [...]

By | 2019-03-04T13:46:56+00:00 February 14th, 2019|Guest Posts, Senior Living|Comments Off on 5 Myths About Senior Nutrition That You Need To Stop Believing

6 Tips for Natural Skin Wound Care

Skin wounds require immediate protection to prevent risks of infection and to ensure you’re left with minimal scarring once the wound heals up. Natural ingredients work best in protecting wounds. They infuse the wound with active properties to speed up healing and help prevent scarring. In this article, we’ll share 6 tips that will help [...]

By | 2019-03-04T13:46:56+00:00 February 12th, 2019|Guest Posts, Health|Comments Off on 6 Tips for Natural Skin Wound Care

Important Things to Do After a Hospital Stay

If you are advised to do so by a healthcare professional, then you should, without a doubt, spend some time in the hospital. Doing so will see you get the best care possible, and it will usually speed up the recovery process. Hospitals won’t fix you completely, though. No matter how well you are treated [...]

By | 2019-03-04T13:46:56+00:00 February 5th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on Important Things to Do After a Hospital Stay