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Causes of Bed Sores by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven Bed sores , also called pressure sores or decubitus ulcers, are caused by pressure... and the underlying tissues are trapped between bone and a surface such as a wheelchair or bed, the pressure...
SMART BEDS...the hospital bed wi ... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven SMART BEDS...the hospital bed will know everything about you and feed it to the medical records... can't lie about your weight any longer...and will it take my blood pressure too?  BD  Cerner Corp...
It pains you to . . . do what?  Any pain that wakes someone up is always worrisome.  Therefore it's probably best that you go see your family physician to get appropriately evaluated for dangerous spinal cord issues especiall
Bed sores a growing concern in U.S. hospitals by Kathlyn S. Patient Expert Over a half million people in U.S. hospitals are suffering from bed sores, according to the Agency... “pressure ulcers” -- increased by nearly 80 percent between 1993 and 2006. People were either admitted...
Northwest Hospital Reduces Pressure Ulcers by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Pressure ulcers (sometimes called "bed sores") affect millions of patients in hospitals... that has succeeded in virtually eliminating pressure ulcers from patients in the hospital. "Pressure ulcer...
New Partnership Tackles Pressure Ulcer by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Pressure ulcers result from staying in one position for too long without shifting your weight... to enhance continuity of care between hospitals and nursing homes for residents with pressure ulcers as well...
Study Shows Bed Rest Is Not Good for Back Pain... by Dr B Doctor of Chiropracty Years ago, a common treatment for back pain was bed rest. Even today, your doctor may say “you have lower back pain? Go lie in bed, rest your back.” They have actually found that in the vast majority...
Making A Bed With Back Issues by jasmine a. Patient Expert If you have back pain ideally you will have someone else to make your bed for you. However I know... if you have even mild pain and find this aggravates it  get help to make your bed. It is not worth aggravating...
Levindale Wound Care Team Provides Specialized Care for Pressure Ulcers by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert and courage. One of the debilitating effects of these battles (and many others) can be pressure ulcers. They occur when the skin breaks down due to a lack of nutrients and/or a constant pressure on the same area...

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Symptoms ... s can make walking and getting around difficult. Even the light pressure of a bed cover, or blanket, can be painful. ... » Read on
Prevention If you have low blood pressure, and it is part of your genetic make up, you are lucky ... » Read on