Category: Medical Supplies

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5 Medical Supplies All Diabetics Should Own

Whether you have been recently diagnosed with diabetes or this is a disease you have been battling for years, these 5 products can help relieve symptoms and stay informed about your blood sugar levels wherever you roam. Plus, they’re a breeze to find! Simply walk into your local medical supply store and stock up on these quick-purchase items that can help you take more control over your health. 1. Accurate Blood Glucose MetersThe first thing your doctor will likely ask you to do is check your blood glucose levels on a regular basis. How frequently should come from your treatment plan you make with your

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How COVID-19 has Changed Back to School Shopping

Wearing face masks at school and adapting to remote learning options where available are not the only changes for students and their families during the COVID-19 pandemic. Back to school shopping has also shifted towards contactless purchasing methods, supportive measures for locally owned businesses, and, of course, additional protective items for increased safety from potentially harmful germs. Here are seven of the biggest changes that could become the new standard for school supply shopping. The School Supply List Now Includes PPE ItemsBefore COVID-19, many parents may not have known that “PPE” stood for Personal Protective Equipment, much less be able to list out some of

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5 Items You Should Buy Before Surgery

After a surgical procedure, these medical supplies can aid in your recovery and help you get back to doing what you love. Best of all, they are more affordable than you might think! Get ready to be surprised at how a little support can go a long way towards better health. 1) Medical BindersAfter surgery, your surgeon may suggest a medical binder, such as an abdominal binder following a cesarean section or a hernia belt. The purpose of the binder may be to relieve pain, prevent stitches from tearing thereby restricting the scar size, and, for plastic surgery procedures, support the shaping process. Although such items

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Help Kids & Teachers Stay Safe During Back 2 School Days

These essential COVID-19 items will help kids and teachers stay safe and engaged in learning both at home or on school campus during fall’s back-to-school days. Supplies like face masks, face shields, hand sanitizer, gloves, or antimicrobial wipes and soaps are part of the “new normal” for every student, parent, teacher, and staff member. Fortunately, we carry everything on your COVID-19 supply list with a FREE curbside pickup service to further prevent the transmission of this disease in one convenient Roswell store location! 3 Cheers for No-Touch Thermometers!Has there ever been a better time to invest in your own no-contact infrared thermometers? With our Jumper thermometers, you’ll

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Ostomy and Urostomy Items Sold at Northside Medical Supply in Roswell

At Northside Medical Supply, we carry the ostomy and urostomy supplies you need to have on hand. Our hospital-grade products are in stock and ready for complimentary contact-free curbside pickup. Simply give us a call at (770) 425-7718 or drop by to browse our inventory at our Roswell store location. Whether you prefer 1 or 2 piece pouches, we have them all! Unsure of which to choose? Learn about the different pouches available to see which is right for you here: 1 Piece Pouch – The first question to ask is would you feel more comfortable with a 1 piece or 2 piece pouch. The benefits of a 1 piece bag

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Male Incontinence Does not Have to Slow You Down

Male incontinence can turn even the most fun activities into a dreaded or embarrassing ordeal. Recapture the excitement about life’s adventures again with these discreet products. Whatever you have planned for the day, these items can help you forget about the challenges of incontinence so you can get back to doing what you love! Don’t miss out on Your Favorite ActivitiesRun whatever distance you choose and never have to leave a game with the discreet Afex men’s urinary incontinence system. This is the #1 seller for male urinary incontinence concerns! The latex, adhesive, and pressure-free system comes with an ultra-soft pair of briefs made with 96%

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10 Ways to Keep Customers Safe When Reopening Your Business

Are you reopening your business in the Roswell, Georgia area after being closed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19)? Although many businesses such as retail stores, medical clinics, spas, and salons are opening their doors to an eagerly awaiting public, there are some precautions that could reduce the risk of being closed down again due to the spread of this potentially deadly and highly contagious virus. With these seven steps being taken, consumers and employees alike will feel safer with resuming indoor shopping, spa services, and medical care. Adopt a new Cleaning Regimen The CDC recommends wiping down hard surfaces in the home daily. This is one suggestion the

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How Northside Medical Supply is Working to Keep You Safe During COVID-19

While our community of Roswell, Georgia works to reopen businesses and we start to explore what our “new normal” looks like both during and after the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, find out what steps Northside Medical Supply has been taking to ensure your health and safety is our top priority. You already know we carry top-quality hard-to-find medical supply items for patients and medical professionals. Now, find out how our customer service and ordering process are second to none in preventing you from becoming infected while receiving the supplies you need. Staying Open for Essential SuppliesWe have made every effort to stay open during regular business

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7 Supplies to Help With Incontinence and Bedwetting

Find quality hospital-grade items that will keep patients and loved ones coping with incontinence and bedwetting concerns clean and dry throughout the day and night at Northside Medical Supply in Roswell, Georgia. We research brands to ensure we provide only the best items for our customers’ needs. As a result, you can rest easy in your purchase knowing you are providing the ultimate care and comfort like these items below. Afex® Incontinence Management SystemOne of our most popular items for men, the Afex® Incontinence Management System gives men struggling with urinary leaking the freedom to enjoy staying active during daily activities while remaining dry. The double-wall

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5 Tips for Buying Diabetic Shoes

There are many reasons to wear shoes specially designed for diabetes patients. Learn what all the fuss is about with this growing market and why you may need a few pairs of your own. From the overall fit to the underlying science behind the shoes created to cushion and protect, we will explore the top five reasons everyone loves our Orthofeet Diabetic shoes! Is it Non-Binding and Roomy? The first difference you will notice when trying on a diabetic shoe is the width and stretch factor. These shoes should not be conforming like performance shoes. They should allow plenty of room to avoid rubbing sores on

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