Learn More about the Different Types of IV Antibiotics

Learn More about the Different Types of IV Antibiotics

February 28, 2018 1 Comment

Many people have asked us about receiving antibiotics through an IV. We thought that this post would be helpful for our community and we wanted to help shed some light on IV antibiotics. Please feel free to email us with anything else that you would like to learn about. Why...

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Pro Racer AJ Jacobsen Didn't Let her PICC Slow Her Down, Here's Why

Pro Racer AJ Jacobsen Didn't Let her PICC Slow Her Down, Here's Why

August 21, 2017

Slowing down has never been an option for motorcycle road racer AJ Jacobsen. Prescribed a PICC Line following a serious accident, AJ shares how her Care+Wear PICC Line Cover helped her to get in and out of her motorcycle leather while in peak racing season. As a motorcycle road racer,...

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NURTURE: 7 Reasons to Love Your Port

NURTURE: 7 Reasons to Love Your Port

March 29, 2017

Hi, Care+Wear community! My name is Aurora, and I’m a board-certified critical care nurse practitioner at Boston’s top trauma center. You’re reading the first edition of NURTURE, a series of blog posts in which nurses give their firsthand advice. My first nurture post is "7 Reasons to Love Your Port". 1....

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What is Vascular Access, Anyway?

What is Vascular Access, Anyway?

November 17, 2016

Recently, we had the chance to participate in the 2016 Association of Vascular Access Scientific Meeting (AVA). We always love getting to speak with the great nurses and doctors and as we spoke with some at AVA, we realized that members of our community may be interested in learning more...

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Living with a PICC Line - Shannon's story

Living with a PICC Line - Shannon's story

September 07, 2016

We recently had the chance to chat with Shannon and hear about her experience of living with a PICC line. We loved her enthusiasm and her feedback and thought that it may be helpful for others in our community to hear from her. Thank you Shannon for sharing your story! ...

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We love hearing from you!

We love hearing from you!

July 25, 2016

Thank you Caroline for reaching out and sharing some of your story! With Caroline's permission, we wanted to share her story with the rest of our community because we know so many can relate. Thanks for inspiring us everyday! My name is Caroline and I am a rising senior at...

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Traveling with a PICC Line: Portable Pump

Traveling with a PICC Line: Portable Pump

June 09, 2016

Recently, Alice reached out to share some tips she had learned while preparing to travel with her PICC line. We thought this was super helpful for our community and she agreed to share it with our broader community. Please see below for her post and thank you Alice for sharing...

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Thank you Susan for Sharing Your PICC Line Story with Us!

Thank you Susan for Sharing Your PICC Line Story with Us!

April 15, 2016

We recently had the chance to speak with Susan, one of our customers, and she offered to share her PICC line story with our community. Thank you Susan for sharing your story! I had a PICC line inserted in January 2016 following surgery for what was thought to be a...

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