Managing Medication
15
January

Managing Medication

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Hello my name’s Mary, I’m here to talk to John about medications today John, I’ve just come to talk about how important it is to take medications as prescribed by the doctor sometimes that can be a little bit difficult because there’s lots of different medications I’ve an example here of a Webster pack that […]


How to use an inhaler
15
January

How to use an inhaler

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

I’m Deb Lulling and I’m the supervisor for community nursing at Parkview Health. Today we’re going to show you how to use an inhaler with a spacer. There are many different types of inhalers that help you manage your respiratory diseases such as asthma COPD emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Regardless of what inhaler you use, […]


life hack- child resistant bottle caps
05
January

life hack- child resistant bottle caps

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

hey youtube you probably have a bottle like this somewhere in your house, the child-resistant cap and, you know, you press down and then turn it to open it’s not that big a of a deal, but if your home doesn’t have any children in it, here’s how to open it much more easily if […]


What to do if your asthma medication has changed
25
December

What to do if your asthma medication has changed

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , /

The most common reason for changing somebody’s medication is actually to try and improve the care of their asthma. If somebody is getting symptoms with their asthma, they might need a stronger medication or a different medication. Over the years there have been lots of new inhalers come out and so what we try and […]


Information on Combivent a Prescription Medication Used to Treat COPD
08
December

Information on Combivent a Prescription Medication Used to Treat COPD

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , /

Combivent, the brand-name form for ipratropium and albuterol, is a prescription medication used to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD. Ipratropium and albuterol belong to a group of drugs called bronchodilators, which cause the smooth muscles of the airways to relax, making it easier to breathe. This medication comes in an aerosol spray form […]


Prodigy Diabetes Care Mini-Mist Instructional Video
03
December

Prodigy Diabetes Care Mini-Mist Instructional Video

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Thank you for choosing the Prodigy Mini-Mist. The following are instructions on how to use this product. Unit assembly. The device must be assembled before it can be used. Components may fit tightly, as they are made to prevent the medication from leaking. Hold the device securely with both hands. Install all parts securely. You […]


Epinephrine by Auto-Injector for Severe Allergic Reaction (Anaphylaxis)
17
November

Epinephrine by Auto-Injector for Severe Allergic Reaction (Anaphylaxis)

By Adem Lewis / in , , /

[ Silence ] Epinephrine by autoinjector for severe allergic reaction – anaphylaxis. Things to consider. Identify symptoms of a severe allergic reaction as indicated on the emergency action plan. These may include obstructive swelling of the lips, tongue, and/or throat, trouble swallowing, shortness of breath or wheezing, turning blue, drop in blood pressure, feeling faint, […]




Albuterol Treats Bronchospasms and Prevents Excercise-Induced Bronchospasms – Overview
24
October

Albuterol Treats Bronchospasms and Prevents Excercise-Induced Bronchospasms – Overview

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , /

Albuterol is a prescription medication used to treat bronchospasm (narrowing of airways) and to prevent exercise-induced bronchospasm. Albuterol is in a class of medications called bronchodilators. It works by relaxing and opening air passages to the lungs to make breathing easier. Albuterol comes as a regular release tablet, an extended release tablet, and a syrup […]