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Avoiding The Would've, Could've, Should'ves of Dialysis

Whether you've been around the block a few times or are brand new to dialysis, preparing yourself for the procedure can help quell anxiety and fear about the process and reduce the negative side effects. Taking ownership of your health during treatment is key to navigating through it successfully. Prepare yourself in the following ways [...]

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Tips on How to Prepare for Chemotherapy

When one is first diagnosed with cancer, they can be understandably overwhelmed with all that comes with such devastating news. And where we can do frustratingly little to help assuage the fears and pain experienced by those individuals, as a company that focuses on providing the best in comfortable patient clothing, we strive to do [...]

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The Differing Types of Dialysis

For those new to the world of dialysis, the procedure can be quite intimidating and confusing. Add to the fear and the anxiety that comes from not-knowing what to expect, the sheer volume of medical terms and clinical lingo, and dialysis patients and caregivers can get understandably confused. The types of dialysis and their function [...]

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In Memory of Pete DeCaire 1947 - 2015

It is with great sadness that we announce the recent passing of Pete DeCaire. Pete was instrumental in the founding of Hemowear as well as its inspiration. The patriarch of the DeCaire family, Pete could always be counted on to lend a hand in building the business and his smiling face as a product model [...]

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Protect Yourself Against Superbugs

The newest health concern stems from a definite case of "too much of a good thing." Our overuse of antibiotics to treat any and all infections has created a string of "superbugs"; forms of bacteria that have adapted to those anti-microbials, developing resistance to them. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, at [...]

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Dialysis Clothing: Because Dialysis Doesn't Have To Be A Jail Cell

Here at Hemowear, our dialysis clothing company really started with one of our own family members needing to go on dialysis. At the time, they had to go through the ordeal of taking their shirt off every time they went in for dialysis because the lab tech needed access to the chest catheter. From there, [...]

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Give the Gift of Comfort

It is soon to be the season of gift giving. Give a gift that helps the special needs of a person on dialysis. It will be the most thoughtful present of all for someone special having to have dialysis treatments. Winter time calls for more clothing layers to keep warm. People don’t realize that some having [...]

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Stay Warm This Fall with Comfortable Patient Clothing

If you live in a climate that experiences a drop in temperature once September arrives, you may not look forward to getting out and about on those chilly days. For someone that has to visit a clinic on a weekly basis for dialysis or other treatments, you aren't able to wear several layers to the [...]

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Find Perfect Deals on Customized Clothing for Dialysis Patients

At Hemowear, it is our mission to provide customized clothing for dialysis patients that is both comfortable and affordable. We want people that have to make regular visits to the doctor to have a sense of dignity as well as remain warm while tests and scans are being performed. Right now, when you shop with Hemowear, [...]

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Dignity with Dialysis Clothing

Visiting the doctor to receive dialysis or chemotherapy can be a nervous ordeal for many people. You understand that the treatments are designed to help you, but that may not change the fact that you're feeling anxious when you arrive. Having to disrobe and wait in the examination room can also make you nervous, as [...]

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