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SOS: Save Our Sheets!

SOS: Save Our Sheets! 0

Overnight leaks are a common issue we hear about from our customers. It can be extremely frustrating to have to constantly change bedding and worry about ruining living room furniture. However, there is a solution [...]
Incontinence Skincare for Under 15¢

Incontinence Skincare for Under 15¢ 0

With customers Canada-wide, we know that our Healthwick shoppers not only come from a variety of locations, but they also have unique and individual concerns when it comes to managing incontinence. For customers who are on a fixed or limited income, finding an on-budget solution is very important [...]
Adaptive Clothing and Managing Incontinence

Adaptive Clothing and Managing Incontinence 0

In late 2020, Healthwick launched an adaptive clothing lineup in partnership with our sister company, Geri Fashions. s beneficial for anyone who is limited or constricted by traditional clothing due to age, disability or general lack of mobility. Most often, adaptive clothing is used by caregivers to ensure [...]
Talking to Your Loved One About Incontinence

Talking to Your Loved One About Incontinence 1

With Easter this weekend and vaccinations rolling out across Canada, many people are seeing their elderly parents and grandparents in retirement homes possibly for the first time in weeks, if not months! While your visit might be short [...]
Your Secret Weapon to Overnight Dryness

Your Secret Weapon to Overnight Dryness 0

Are you tired of waking up in the morning to wet bed sheets and clothing? Being protected from nighttime leaks is a common need we hear about from many of our customers. There are a lot of great product options for overnight use available, but if you’re already in a high-absorbency [...]

Budget-Friendly Adult Diapers

Budget-Friendly Adult Diapers 0

We know that our customers come from all walks of life and have different concerns when it comes to finding an absorbent product to help manage incontinence [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
How to Choose an Incontinence Product

How to Choose an Incontinence Product 0

With an enormous selection of incontinence products on the market, choosing the right product for you can be overwhelming. Different products suit different needs, and it is important that you find an incontinence product that can meet your unique situation. With this in mind, we have created a list of 5 questions to consider before [...]
Incontinence Advice From Our Customers

Incontinence Advice From Our Customers 0

We know that no one knows more about incontinence than someone managing it or caring for a loved one. With this in mind, we asked our customers to share the best advice for others facing incontinence. We received tons of amazing feedback and compiled a list of the top 6 pieces of advice. Here they [...]
NEW: Freedom Alert Rental Program

NEW: Freedom Alert Rental Program 0

Last spring, one of our customers contacted us in a predicament.She was about to go into the hospital for knee surgery that would have a long recovery period at home, when she’d have limited mobility and risk of complications. This lovely lady lived alone in a small apartment and her daughter lived out of town. So, it wasn’t an [...]
National Caregivers Day!

National Caregivers Day! 0

Did you know that more than half of Healthwick customers are caregivers, helping to care for a loved one or friend? Today, April 5th, 2016 we salute these compassionate and hardworking individuals, including:The daughter who is raising her own teenage children and caring for her elderly father with health issues.The husband who is caring for [...]