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Top 10 Best Adult Diapers of 2020

Top 10 Best Adult Diapers of 2020 3

In 2021, Healthwick will be celebrating its 10th year of offering Canada’s largest selection of adult diapers and incontinence products. Our annual installment of the top 10 adult diapers of 2020, as chosen by our customers, is a testament to the variety of brands Healthwick carries [...]

COVID-19 Pandemic - We're Still Here For You

COVID-19 Pandemic - We're Still Here For You 0

Last Updated: December 22, 2020 - YES! We are still shipping orders daily, Monday to Friday. Healthwick is considered an essential business per the Government of Ontario's guidelines [...]
NorthShore Adult Diapers Now Available at Healthwick Canada

NorthShore Adult Diapers Now Available at Healthwick Canada 0

The addition of NorthShore brand adult diapers, underpads, booster pads and underwear means NorthShore’s devoted customer base can now buy these products domestically in Canada without cross-border duties and taxes [...]

8 Items You Should Have in Your First-Aid Kit

8 Items You Should Have in Your First-Aid Kit 0

There’s probably been a time in your life when you needed a first aid kit. Whether you needed a bandage for a scrape on your knee, or supplies to treat a more serious injury. We all know how important having access to a fully stocked first aid kit is. Let's look at 8 items you should have in your first aid kit [...]
What is Adaptive Clothing?

What is Adaptive Clothing? 0

Providing product selections that are relevant and helpful to our customers has always been our top priority. That's why we're pleased to announce the addition of Adaptive Clothing to our Healthwick website! This category of products for daily living is important for those facing a variety of health and mobility challenges, and we believe adaptive clothing is a great compliment to our current product selection [...]
Get a Good Night's Sleep! Tips to Preventing Overnight Leaks

Get a Good Night's Sleep! Tips to Preventing Overnight Leaks 0

Let’s talk about leaks. If you’re experiencing nighttime product leaks, you’re not alone. There is nothing more frustrating than getting interrupted during a night’s sleep due to leaks, and it’s a common dilemma we hear about from our customers. There are multiple reasons you could be experiencing product leaks. The most common reasons are [...]
Healthwick and Holiday Shipping 2020

Healthwick and Holiday Shipping 2020 0

It’s that time of year again! Many people have started their holiday shopping for their friends, family, and loved ones. In this new world of COVID-19, more people than ever are online shopping for gifts this year. Here's what's happening with Healthwick order shipping this holiday season [...]
Welcome November! National Incontinence Awareness Month

Welcome November! National Incontinence Awareness Month 0

November is National Incontinence Awareness Month. Did you know that as many as 3.3 million Canadians manage incontinence daily? So remember, you're not alone! Here is a helpful infographic that outlines some facts and statistics about incontinence in Canada [...]
10 Foods and Drinks to Avoid if You're Managing Incontinence

10 Foods and Drinks to Avoid if You're Managing Incontinence 1

If you’re managing incontinence, you may notice that certain foods and drinks affect you differently. It is true that some foods and beverages can irritate your bladder, making urinary incontinence worse (although many are delicious!). Here is a list of 10 foods and drinks you should avoid if you’re managing incontinence [...]

Don’t Let Incontinence Spook You! 7 Scary Myths Busted

Don’t Let Incontinence Spook You! 7 Scary Myths Busted 0

There are quite a few myths out there regarding incontinence. It is important to know what's true, and what isn’t. We want our Healthwick readers, especially those who are new to incontinence, to have a good understanding of the myths vs. the realities of incontinence. In the spirit of Halloween Let’s debunk 7 scary myths [...]
Are Male External Catheters Right For You?

Are Male External Catheters Right For You? 0

The word “catheter” may seem intimidating, and can bring up thoughts of discomfort and invasiveness. However, intermittent catheters are not the only option out there when it comes to catheters. For gentlemen managing urinary incontinence, male external catheters may be a great solution that you maybe hadn’t thought of [...]
Welcome to the New Healthwick

Welcome to the New Healthwick 1

Since we launched the first Healthwick website in 2012, our goal has always been to help Canadians find the best, most relevant incontinence and home healthcare products for their unique situations. Having a wide selection of products and an easy to shop website has always been a key part of that mission. We know that when we [...]