Archive for March, 2015

Living Well with Multiple Sclerosis

Posted on: March 20th, 2015 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

There are more than 2.5 million cases of multiple sclerosis worldwide and nearly 400,000 Americans are affected, according to Healthline. MS is an autoimmune disease that affects the central nervous system and it can leave those with the disease paralyzed. It is irreversible, but there are medications and treatments that can help control the symptoms. […]

American Red Cross Month: You Don’t Need a Special Reason to Give Blood

Posted on: March 10th, 2015 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

In the months of early spring, blood is typically in short supply at the Red Cross blood donation centers. There are many reasons this could be true: people need more blood during this time, donors do not want to travel to donate blood or there may be fewer blood drives during this time of year. […]