Living Independently: Importance of Bedroom Safety

Independent Living: The Importance of Bedroom Safety If you’re struggling with mobility issues or have a disability but want to be able to hold onto your independence, these bedroom safety tips will make living at home easier. During this worrying time of COVID-19, most people would rather stay in their own homes than move to…

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Personal Protective Equipment – What You Need to Know

Personal protective equipment, better known simply as ‘PPE’, has become critically important in the fight against COVID-19. Here at Valley Medical Supply, we’re committed to helping you secure the PPE you need to reduce the risks for yourself and your loved ones. We’re working hard to keep our shelves stocked with must-have COVID-19 supplies including gloves, surgical masks…

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Health and Wellness Starts at Home

Healthy habits start at home, and the COVID-19 pandemic has made staying safe and healthy more important than ever. While the experts are still learning about the novel coronavirus, what is known is that they less potential exposure you have to the virus, the less chance you have of contracting it. Here at Valley Medical Supply, we…

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Essential COVID-19 Supplies

It’s always a good idea to have basic medical supplies on hand, and that’s especially come true in light of the COVID-19 pandemic As a novel coronavirus, experts are still learning about COVID-19, but so far we know it’s a highly contagious respiratory disease that can cause serious, life-threatening symptoms and death. While anyone can get COVID-19,…

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FAQ’s About Exam Gloves

Exam gloves, also known as surgical gloves or medical gloves, have long been a staple in clinical settings such as hospitals, dental offices and outpatient clinics. They’ve also been a staple in other professions such as mechanic shops and food industries. These disposable, single-use gloves are designed to protect the wearer from contact with someone…

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What is a Lumin CPAP Mask Cleaner?

Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machines are commonly prescribed to patients diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea. When correctly fitted and used properly, these machines can dramatically improve the quality of life for those with sleep apnea while reducing the risk of serious, life-threatening side effects and complications. As with all medical equipment, cleanliness is critical when…

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Masks, Face Coverings and COVID-19 – What You Need to Know

The novel coronovirus, also known as COVID-19, is a serious viral illness that’s transmitted through respiratory droplets. These droplets are continuously produced whenever a person talks, coughs or sneezes, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that “some people without symptoms (asymptomatic) may be able to spread virus” without ever realizing they’re infected. While we anxiously…

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Nebulizer Therapy for Respiratory Conditions

Nebulizers are small medical machines that convert liquid into a fine mist that can be inhaled through a aerosol mask or small mouthpiece. Powered by either a built-in battery or a standard household outlet, nebulizers are commonly used to deliver medications for respiratory conditions such as asthma, COPD and cystic fibrosis. How Do Nebulizers Work? All…

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Benefits & Advantages of Lift Chairs

Benefits & Advantages of Lift Chairs If you or a loved one finds getting in and out of a chair challenging, you might want to consider getting a powered lift chair. These popular chairs combine the style and comfort of a traditional recliner with a remote-controlled concealed motor and lift mechanism that takes the strain out…

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4 Reasons to Rent Medical Equipment

Medical equipment can be costly to purchase, particularly if you’re on a fixed income or your insurance provider doesn’t cover the devices you need. Renting a mobility device, patient lift and other medical equipment can be a great solution for many consumers. Here’s four reasons why you should consider renting or leasing from our Phoenix,…

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