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Voice of the Customer: The Situational Search

Voice of the Customer: The Situational Search 3

Author: Jay, Healthwick Customer & Guest Blog Writer Wading into the vast and diverse incontinence product offerings on the market, from the ...
Travel and Managing Incontinence

Travel and Managing Incontinence 1

Travel is loved by many people of all ages around the world. Whether you’re a snowbird escaping to a warmer climate, an avid adventurer seeking tra...
How to Manage Stress Urinary Incontinence

How to Manage Stress Urinary Incontinence 1

If you’re managing Stress Urinary Incontinence, you are not alone. We understand that for those who are managing Stress Urinary Incontinence, it ca...
Balancing Act: The Importance of Skin pH

Balancing Act: The Importance of Skin pH 0

Your skin is the largest organ in your body, and it plays a vital role in your everyday life. Skin works to protect your internal organs by acting as a protective barrier to the outside world. With all that it does for you, it’s important to ensure your skin stays healthy, especially if you’re managing incontinence [...]
Staff Pick! - Lemon Aide Natural Cleaning Products

Staff Pick! - Lemon Aide Natural Cleaning Products 0

Our goal is and has always been to provide our customers with the highest quality and most relevant products. That goal is why we are constantly adding new products to our online lineup. With many of us working from home the past year and with an extra focus on keeping hands and surfaces clean [...]

Two Words: Compression Socks

Two Words: Compression Socks 0

I’m sure you’ve heard about compression socks before. But how much do you really know about them? Compression socks are often referred to as “gradient elastic stockings”, a term first coined in the [...]

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 [...]
Tips for Incontinence Skin Care

Tips for Incontinence Skin Care 0

With the warm and humid summer months in Canada, many of our customers find that they start to experience new skin health issues, or existing ones get worse.The perineal area (think of the area that fits inside of your toilet seat when sitting down) is much more delicate than people think. The skin in this area is thin, sensitive, [...]
Face Masks - We're In This Together

Face Masks - We're In This Together 0

We’re all in this together.That’s the spirit that Canadians world-wide have taken to heart since the COVID-19 pandemic began. And we couldn’t be more proud of our customers and our communities for everything you’ve done to keep not only yourself but also your friends, family and neighbours safe and healthy.It’s also the reason why we’re carrying washable cloth [...]
Save Our Soles: The Compression Sock Revolution

Save Our Soles: The Compression Sock Revolution 0

It wasn’t long ago when you’d hear the words “compression socks” and think “boring,” “uncomfortable,” and perhaps even “matronly.” Nowadays, more and more people are opening themselves up to the relief that compression clothing can offer, and the industry has been responding with designs that are more comfortable and that are as stylish as they are effective. (The New [...]
The Creams of the Crop

The Creams of the Crop 0

One of the unpleasant and unfortunate side effects of incontinence is red, chapped skin, also known as dermatitis. The seal created by a well-made and properly working diaper can keep sweat and other liquids close to the body, causing this uncomfortable (and unwanted) result. If you or a loved one is dealing with incontinence, a high-quality cream should be [...]
Compressions Socks from Lunatik Athletiks

Compressions Socks from Lunatik Athletiks 0

Need your compression socks to make a fashion statement?Or are you looking for the medical benefits of compression hosiery but also want your personality to shine through?Have you checked out Healthwick’s latest selection of Lunatik Athletiks Compression socks? These Canadian designed socks come in bright colors and patterns to make you look fabulous!My doctor suggested [...]