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...

BEHIND THE LINE – BRIAN’S STORY

CareAline is a company built on real life accounts of having to problem solve during a time of immense stress and illness. We continue to grow and evolve but will never forget how we were born, why we are here and why we continue to do what we do. Allow us to...

WHAT THE PICC?

You are sick. Probably sicker than you have ever been. Now you are being told that you are going to have Picc line inserted. It’s going to be there for a matter of weeks and you are responsible for some of the care and maintenance of this medical device. What now?...