Archive for the ‘CarePro Home Medical’ Category

Study Reveals Why You’re Not Sleeping Well

Posted on: July 14th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

How well do you sleep at night? CarePro Health Services knows that some nights are better than others when it comes to sleep. Recently, a study completed by the National Sleep Foundation revealed several reasons why you may not be sleeping well throughout the night. Check out the reasons below and see if you could […]


Tips for Sleeping Better in the Summer

Posted on: July 13th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

July brings the dog days of summer and in Iowa, that means the temperature can be extremely uncomfortable. CarePro Health Services cares about your sleep comfort and wellness, so today we are bringing you four tips for sleeping better in the summer. Use a ceiling fan or box fan to circulate the air in your […]


5 Scary Reasons to take Summer Sandal Support (or lack of) Seriously

Posted on: May 19th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

It’s May, the sun is out and so are your toes!  The season of summer sandal shopping is upon us, which is why the team at CarePro Health Services is bringing awareness to a very important health issue – unsupportive summer sandals.  Before you laugh, take a look at the four most common health conditions […]


New CPAP Supplies = Safer Sleep

Posted on: March 24th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

Reduce, reuse, recycle…right? Not when it comes to your CPAP/BiPAP supplies! It’s important to replace your mask, tubing and filter regularly to keep you breathing safely. Here are our top 3 reasons to regularly replace your CPAP/BiPAP supplies: 1) Cushions Lose Their Seal If you find yourself over-tightening your headgear to keep a seal between […]


Tips for People who Don’t Enjoy the Holidays

Posted on: November 23rd, 2014 by CarePro Blogger

Some people LOVE the holidays; the decorations, the shopping and the feasting are a welcome hustle and bustle every year. But not everyone looks forward to the holidays- and that’s OK. If you’re not a holiday person, use these simple tips to help get you through the season without stressing yourself to the max. Keep […]


Corridor Seniors Give Back!

Posted on: August 14th, 2014 by carepro

In 1988, President Ronald Reagan deemed August 14 National Senior Citizens Day to honor the contributions of senior citizens to society. Senior citizens are a valuable part of communities in the Corridor. Their contributions provide much needed assistance and opportunities for their families, friends and neighbors that may be otherwise unavailable. Corridor seniors have ample […]


How to Choose a Good Sunscreen

Posted on: June 16th, 2014 by carepro

Too much sun exposure can cause painful sunburns, premature skin aging and other health problems. Although moderate sun exposure is good for your body, too much exposure over time can lead to skin cancer. Protect yourself this summer with a high quality sunscreen from your local CarePro Pharmacy. The following ingredients are found in high-quality sunscreens: […]


5 Tips for Better Sleep

Posted on: March 11th, 2014 by carepro 1 Comment

Sleep is a favorite hobby for many people, but it is also necessary for living a healthy, fulfilling life. Millions of Americans do not get enough sleep every night due to overwhelming schedules, imperfect sleep environments and sleep disorders. Symptoms of lack of sleep Most adults need around 8 hours of sleep per night to […]


Four Ways to Prevent Falling at Home

Posted on: January 29th, 2014 by carepro

  Staying safe and healthy at home is likely one of your goals as you get older. However, one bad fall may compromise your independence. Falling at home can lead to serious injuries like broken bones or head trauma that may affect your ability to live independently. Falling is not something that “just happens” as […]


3 Tips for Bathroom Safety

Posted on: January 13th, 2014 by carepro

The bathroom is a haven for you to get ready for your day and take a refreshing bath or shower. However, the bathroom can be a potentially dangerous place if you don’t have the proper safety precautions in place. Slips and falls in the bathtub can lead to serious injuries, including dislocated joints, broken bones, […]