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Top 5 Most Reviewed Products on Healthwick.ca

Top 5 Most Reviewed Products on Healthwick.ca 1

Product reviews from our customers are so important. Not only do they provide us with valuable feedback about the products we carry, but they also help future shoppers make better purchasing decisions. Here’s a look at 5 of our most reviewed products [...]
3 Mobile Apps to Help Manage Incontinence

3 Mobile Apps to Help Manage Incontinence 1

In today’s world, devices like smartphones and tablets play an important role in our everyday lives. They help us stay connected with our family and friends, give us access to endless information and offer so much more. Applications (apps) allow us to download additional features and products [...]
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 [...]
Help! Why is my adult diaper STILL Leaking?

Help! Why is my adult diaper STILL Leaking? 2

We know that having to deal with leaks is frustrating. Most of the time, leaks can be avoided by switching to a higher absorbency or better fitting incontinence product. That said, there are some unique circumstances where leaks are caused by the way a product is being applied or adjusted [...]
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 [...]
10 Foods and Drinks to Avoid if You're Managing Incontinence

10 Foods and Drinks to Avoid if You're Managing Incontinence 2

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 [...]
Why do we STILL call them adult diapers? UPDATE: 5 Years Later

Why do we STILL call them adult diapers? UPDATE: 5 Years Later 0

The year is 2015. Top movies of the year include The Martian, Mad Max: Fury Road and the new Star Wars sequel, The Force Awakens.Adele has said hello, Bruno Mars is looking for some uptown funk and The Weeknd can’t feel their face. The US Supreme Court has made same sex marriage legal, Justin Trudeau has been elected [...]
And the Oscar Goes To.... 4 Academy Award Nominees Managing Incontinence

And the Oscar Goes To.... 4 Academy Award Nominees Managing Incontinence 0

Oscar nominees are famous for their stunning awards-night looks, but some may be discreetly wearing a continence containment product under their glittering dresses and suave tuxedos.Here are 4 Academy Award nominees who have talked publicly about what it's like to manage incontinence, on or off the red carpet:Kate WinsletWinner Best Actress for The ReaderKate Elizabeth [...]
3 Myths about Swimming and Incontinence

3 Myths about Swimming and Incontinence 1

To pee or not to pee... That is the question. It’s that time of year again. The weather is warm, the pools are open and our phones are ringing off the hook with inquiries for “swim diapers”. There’s a lot of confusion in the marketplace about how to manage continence issues and swimming, and how swim diapers work. Let’s [...]
Celebrities With Incontinence

Celebrities With Incontinence 0

If you've done any reading about incontinence, you've probably heard the statistic that 1 in 10 people in North America are managing continence issues at any given time. But what you may not have thought of is that incontinence doesn't discriminate between rich and poor, celebrity and average joes.So if you're managing incontinence, whether it [...]
The Elephant in the Room: ABDLs

The Elephant in the Room: ABDLs 1

Very early on after launching www.Healthwick.ca, one of our customer care reps turned to me and said: "I have an online chat customer. He wants to know if we're ABDL-aware?"Clearly at this point I was NOT, since I'd never heard the acronym before, so I responded, "Hold on, let me Google it...."Wow.ABDL (or the more accurate [...]