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  • COPD Awareness
    November 15, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    COPD Awareness

    COPD, or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe and gets worse over time. COPD can cause coughing that produces large amounts of mucus, wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, and other symptoms. ...

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  • World Pneumonia Day
    November 12, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    World Pneumonia Day

    World Pneumonia Day is annually held on November 12 to raise awareness of pneumonia, promote prevention and treatment, and to generate action to fight the illness. News, messages, and events promoting World Pneumonia Day are publicized and made viral through...

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  • National Family Caregiver Month
    November 7, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    National Family Caregiver Month

    November is National Family Caregiver Month, a time to pause and acknowledge the sacrifices made by caregivers of a family member. Each year has a theme, and this year's theme is called: "Respite: Care for Caregivers," according to the Caregiver...

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  • Key Facts to Know About Incontinence
    July 16, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    Key Facts to Know About Incontinence

    Urinary Incontinence, often called Overactive Bladder, is defined as the loss of bladder control. It is a common medical condition that ranges in severity from accidentally leaking urine when one coughs or sneezes, to having a sudden and strong urge...

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  • November 6, 2013 Beeketing Apps

    Mountainside Thanks Caregivers

    Since November is National Family Caregivers Month, Mountainside Medical Equipment would like to take the time to honor the 42 million Americans who care for a loved one with a chronic condition, disability or the frailties of old age. Also...

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  • October 4, 2013 95667312

    Male Incontinence Causes and Treatments

    More than 5 million men in the United States today are living with male incontinence. This condition is more than just a few post-void drips. If the wetness makes you uncomfortable, shows through your clothing or even causes skin irritation,...

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