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Gravity Feeding: How to Determine and Set Appropriate Flow Rate

Gravity feeding is a method of tube feeding using gravity instead of pump. Use this guide to learn how to set appropriate flow rate for your home feeds.

Cassandra Bursma, RD
blood pressure

Heart Health: Blood Pressure

High blood pressure is a condition in which the pressure of blood on the walls of our arteries is too high. Learn how to reduce your risk.

Sarah Herrera
spring produce

Spring Eats: Seasonal Produce & Recipes

Eating seasonally not only provides consumers with the healthiest and freshest produce, it supports local farmers and benefits the environment.

Sarah Herrera
DASH diet

The DASH Diet for Heart Health

With a focus on whole foods, low sodium, healthy fats, and lean protein, the DASH diet was developed to treat chronic disease.

Sarah Herrera
emergency preparedness

Emergency Preparedness: Tube Feeding

Now matter where you live, it is always important to prepare for a natural disaster. Learn how to maintain an emergency kit for survival and tube feeding.

Sarah Herrera
National Nutrition Month

March 2019: National Nutrition Month

National Nutrition Month is used to highlight the importance of leading a healthy lifestyle, including a balanced diet and consistent physical activity.

Sarah Herrera
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

Finding Your Local Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

A Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN), also known as a Registered Dietitian (RD), is an expert in food and human nutrition.

Sarah Herrera
winter skin

Fight Dry Winter Skin with These Three Nutrition Tips

By Ellie Krieger Special to The Washington Post for Greensboro.com If you are suffering from...

Aimee Sharp

Enteral Feeding Tubes: A Guide for Nurses, Part 3: Daily Care and Troubleshooting (with CE credit)

This free course has already taken place. Contact your local Shield HealthCare...

Sarah Herrera
Nutrición Enteral

Pump Setup: Step-by-Step Training Videos

Watch videos showing how to use an Infinity feeding pump, Kangaroo Joey feeding pumps, how to use an enteral backpack, how to bolus feed and more.

Mary Kuehl, MS, RD, CNSC