BYRD-WATSON BLOG – HEALTH TIPS, NEWS, & INFORMATION

Compression Testimonial

“I went hiking a couple of days ago and have been extremely sore ever since. This morning, I put my Sigvaris socks on when I got up and started to notice a difference as soon as I started getting around. Obviously, my muscles still ached but I could literally...

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Seasonal Allergies: Trying to Nip Them in the Bud

Itchy eyes, runny nose, sneezing, fatigue … These are just a few of the signs of seasonal allergies—also known as hay fever. And get ready: It looks like we may have a real doozy of an allergy season this year. Milder winter temperatures in places can cause...

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Aging Women: Ways to Stay Healthier

Like a surprise visit from your least favorite relative, aging can bring more than you’d bargained for: a few more wrinkles, a little less stamina, floppy arms, baggy kneecaps … Sound familiar? Worse, though, are the big health changes that may accompany aging....

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WARNING! Insurance Changes May Bring Hardship

Changed insurance lately? Be sure to notify Byrd-Watson with any changes to your insurance. The world of medical equipment insurance is vast and complex. In such a crazy market, it’s hard to know what you need to know. Here are some highlights from the world of...

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The Spring Lineup – Scrubs & Shoes

Come in and see us today for our new Spring Shoe Styles and Scrub Lines. Byrd-Watson Scrubs & Shoes has new fun Spring prints in the Klogs shoe line, and Spring colors and styles of athletic tennis shoes. We are now carrying Cherokee Luxe Sport for women, iFlex...

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Giving Blood – It Really Matters

Most people have heard the statistics for blood donation: one donation saves up to three lives. Because your blood can be separated into different parts to help different people (platelets, plasma, etc.), this is true, you really can give three people a life saving...

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SLEEP: 5 Tricks of the Trade

As a college student, it’s hard for me to get a full eight hours of rest every night, and that’s true for everyone. Between work, families, school, social commitments, chores, doctors, and everything else that we all do on a daily basis, it can be hard to...

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