ASK ACTION PRODUCTS – KNOW YOUR CAREGIVERS

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 12:37:45 PM America/New_York

A caregiver is a person who takes responsibility for someone who cannot fully care for him or herself. Whether they are family members or trained professionals, caregivers need to have a very special combination of traits, including patience, alertness, and dependability. Read on...

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AKTON® POLYMER - AN IMPORTANT VARIABLE IN HOME-BASED CARE OUTCOMES

Monday, January 29, 2018 9:35:51 AM America/New_York

“In-home health care, clinicians recognize that the care setting – the home – is the inviolable domain of the patient.  Therefore, compared to the hospitalized patient, the home health care patient often has a greater role in determining how and even if certain interventions will be implemented,” authors Ellenbecker, Samia, Cushman, and Alster comment in An Evidence-Based Handbook for Nurses.  Read on...

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ASK ACTION PRODUCTS – WHEN IT’S TIME TO INTRODUCE A LOVED ONE TO A WHEELCHAIR

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 9:05:30 AM America/New_York

“Power wheelchairs (PWCs) can have a positive impact on user well-being, self-esteem, pain, activity and participation,” a National Institutes of Health PubMed article begins. In fact, newly developed intelligent power wheelchairs (IPWs) will allow autonomous or collaboratively controlled navigation for those having difficulty using standard PWCs, the authors explain. Read on...

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Action Products Salutes Millennials

Monday, January 15, 2018 10:33:50 AM America/New_York

“Millennials are saving the nursing profession,” writes Shari Rudavsky in USA Today. “Facing a potential shortage due to Baby Boomers retiring, nursing has welcomed an unexpected surge of Millennials entering the field.” Nursing fills the void that the decline in manufacturing jobs created and offers steady, reliable – and meaningful - work, allowing Millennials to contribute to society while offering a degree of flexibility lacking in many other fields. Read on...

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EMBRACE ACTION – SQUEEZE!

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 3:07:33 PM America/New_York

“In the rat race of success, in the hectic routine and lifestyle, stress is a common factor that plagues all. Be it at home, work, or during travel, stress simply seems to follow you everywhere,” is the all-too-true comment on the ePainAssist.com website. Read on...

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