What are bed sores?

Answer Bedsores, often referred to as pressure sores, result when extreme pressure cuts circulation to various parts of the body. The affected tissue eventually dies because of the lack of blood flow.Thos... Read More »

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What are the causes of bed sores?

Bedsores are a constant threat for individuals whose mobility is impaired by illness, injury or paralysis. When immobility prevents an individual from shifting or making postural adjustments, the s... Read More »

What causes bed sores?

Bed sores occur when the blood supply to the skin is cut off continually for 2 or 3 hours. Skin dies and red painful spots, which will turn purple, appear on the skin. Bed sores are common for pati... Read More »

After labor, bed sores.. what can I do?

1st of all--- HI THERE!!!!!!!!!! YAY!!!!!! SHE"S HERE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! please email me & give me all the details!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! congrats!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!ok, on to the bedsores: so sorry to hear tha... Read More »

What are the benefits of vinegar on sores?

Sores, whether a cold sore on your face, scalp or elsewhere, can cause discomfort and self-consciousness. Luckily, you do not have to buy expensive, possibly ineffective remedies from the drugstore... Read More »