Medical Resources, Tips and Product Reviews

Wheelchair or Transport Chair Information and Guide
There are standard wheelchairs and there are transport chairs, how do you know which one will best meet your needs? The first step is, you need to determine how you will be using your new wheelchair or transport chair. Will you be pushing yourself? Which chair will work best for your budget? Will a caregiver or family member be pushing you in the chair? Another consideration is, how often will you be using your chair? [More]

Diabetic Foot Care with Online Medical Supplies
Diabetic foot care is something that needs to happen every day. One of the best ways to care for your feet is to closely monitor your blood sugars and whenever possible keep your blood sugars in the range recommended by your medical team. People with diabetes are more likely to develop feet problems than other people. Your feet should be physically examined by your health care provider at least once a year. If you have problems with your feet, they need to be examined more often. [More]

Convatec GentleCath Catheters

Intermittent catheterization means you use a hollow plastic tube called a catheter to drain your urine. After the urine is fully drained, the catheter is removed and then discarded. All intermittent catheters are classified as a one time use medical item, they are not designed to be reused. There are other types of catheters like Foley and External, your doctor will let you know which type works best for you.The catheter is inserted into the urethra and then travels through the urethra and into the bladder, the urine then drains through the catheter. [More]

Express Medical Supply Customer Appreciation Week
Express Medical Supply is celebrating their customers with FREE GIFTS! Every order placed between February 9th - 13th will receive a free gift! The free gift is for any order no matter how small and because this is such a great offer, supplies may be limited so substitutions may occur. Each day will mean a new surprise gift! Every night at midnight, the free gift will change, so each day is a chance for something new to be added to your order! The gift is for all of our customers who place orders, whether you order online or over the phone. The free gift may be shipped separately. The gifts are Citrus II Hand Sanitizer, Duromed Pill Holders, Digital Thermometers, Penlight, and Hygea Flushable Wipes; great medical supplies [More]

Nitrile, Latex, or Latex-Free Exam Gloves: Which Works for Me?
There are many varieties of medical gloves. How do you choose which type of gloves to use? What should you look for in an medical exam glove? What is a nitrile glove? Does it matter if they are powdered or powder free? How do you know if you are allergic to latex?

It can be daunting to see a shelf or online medical supply store full of many varieties of the same item. They are made of different materials and they have different costs, so how do you know which one you need? Personal preference is always a factor. You want your exam gloves to fit well and to be comfortable. You also need to be able to work while you wear them. Exam gloves that fall off your hands or impede movement would not be helpful to you at all. Exam gloves come in a variety of sizes. [More]

New Skin care medical supplies

Express Medical Supply has added two exciting new lines of premium skin care! They are made of quality ingredients and are specially formulated to help with a wide variety of skin care ailments. Express Medical Supply has always carried hospital quality discount medical supplies that can be ordered and delivered to your door. Now, you can enjoy even more selection.

Viniferamine uses organic ingredients in all of their skin care products. Organic certification makes sure that the plant extracts that are used in their skin care line are free of toxic chemicals and pesticides. The many different natural and organic plant extracts like, green tea, olive leaf, and grapevine, can help soothe damaged skin. [More]