Hospital Overnight Bag Checklist

Do you or a loved one have a planned hospital stay coming up? Are you a caregiver that will be accompanying someone with a planned hospital stay? While the hospital will provide you with the basics, organized and thoughtful planning can really make a difference in...

What is Short Gut or Short Bowel Syndrome?

In order to explain the science behind short gut syndrome, we first need a quick anatomy refresher.  Digestion is the process of breaking down food into substances that can be used by the body such as vitamins, minerals, protein and carbohydrates. Digestion begins in...

STROKE – CVA AWARENESS, AND WHEN TO GET HELP

As emergency rooms across the country are becoming inundated with Covid-19 patients, the numbers of patients showing up suffering from other ailments has dramatically decreased according to many hospitals. ER staff members have been left wondering, where are all the...

COVID-19, CAREALINE AND BEST PRACTICES

Good afternoon,​While COVID-19 continues to impact communities around the world, we at CareAline wish to provide you with reassurance that we are currently operating, taking and shipping orders.  As we serve the most compromised population of patients, the need to...

CARING FOR THE CAREGIVER

Caring for the Caregiver: 6 ways you can be a helpful, respectful friend to a caregiver. 1. Listen. This does not necessarily mean you need to solve anyone’s problems. This is rarely expected. Venting frustrations can be freeing and healthy for a caregiver. A...