What do you get someone after a c section? Having a baby is life-changing, and a cesarean birth is major surgery! These gifts for c section moms will help her recover, heal, and feel great. I gathered ideas and tips that range from practical (bassinets… Read More »10 Helpful Gift Ideas for Mom (and Baby!) After a Cesarean Section
This list of breast cancer gifts include practical and encouraging tips to help a woman heal after surgery. Whether she’s had a single or double mastectomy, or “just” exploratory surgery, she’ll need a little TLC!
These post-surgery gift ideas include helpful tips to help patients heal from all types of surgery. I’m recovering from my second orthopedic surgery; the best post surgery gifts don’t just say “get well soon”! You want the patient to know you care enough to give a gift that actually comforts and helps them heal.
Sometimes words aren’t enough. These gifts for caregivers will help you express heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to someone caring for a loved one. My work with with the Alzheimer’s Society inspired me to research a list of thoughtful thank you gifts for caregivers.
Klippel Trenaunay Syndrome (KTS) is a rare congenital malformation; here’s how 21 year old Arianna is living with this condition, plus important medical facts about the symptoms and treatments of KTS. In this article, Arianna describes what it’s like to live with Klippel Trenaunay syndrome as… Read More »How to Live Well With Klippel Trenaunay Syndrome (KTS)
During my last flare up, I spent hours researching natural remedies for ulcerative colitis symptoms. Here’s what I found: the 10 best ways to naturally ease the pain of colitis, plus links to helpful resources, books, and products. I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis a… Read More »10 Natural Ways to Ease the Pain of Ulcerative Colitis
They say it’s easier to learn how to find peace when you call yourself “childfree” instead of “childless.” I say female and male infertility is painful no matter what label you give it. Painful, but not permanently disabling…unless we give it that power. These tips… Read More »7 Ways to Make Peace With Infertility
The irony about hospitals is that you’re supposed to heal, but it’s hard to sleep! These tips for sleeping in a hospital are for patients who want to heal fast and furious. Plus, here’s a brief summary of research showing how sleep disruption affects a patient’s healing… Read More »How to Sleep in a Noisy Hospital – 8 Tips for Patients