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Top 5 Highest Capacity Adult Diapers

Top 5 Highest Capacity Adult Diapers 1

Having Canada’s largest selection of adult incontinence products allows Healthwick to offer a wide selection of absorbency options. It is well known that adult diapers tend to have a higher absorbency than most pull-up underwear or pads. For those who manage [...]
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 [...]

Everything You Need to Know About Incontinence Pads

Everything You Need to Know About Incontinence Pads 0

Adult diapers and absorbent underwear are popular and well-known solutions to managing incontinence. However, incontinence pads can be a great alternative to these products [...]
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 [...]
Top 10 Best Adult Diapers of 2020

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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]