We installed solar panels at our warehouse facility. Find out more about the process and benefits...
Explore best-selling falls prevention socks this Falls Awareness Month...
Find out how to wrap a baby in a blanket with ease. Benefits, risks and tips. Follow the step by step guide on how to swaddle a baby.
We are excited to attend the National Back Exchange Conference this September. Will you be there? Come and see us at stand 27!
We help you make the most out of your healthcare bed sheets. Learn how to get blood stains out of your linen.
Falls prevention week 2023 begins September 18th. Find out what you can do to prevent falls...
We implemented a barcoding system in our warehouse this year. Find out how it works...
Many people wonder how many hospitals there are in the UK. Some websites state the answer is 168, but this is far from the real picture.
Understand the differences between care homes. What is a residential care home and what services does it provide to its residents.
Our range of scrubs has grown to include Kara Edit, a premium range of scrubs designed in the UK. Explore our new premium scrubs section.
Join us to discover what a day in the life of a manual handler is like. We spoke to professional handlers to find out more.
Gain insight into the Seclusion clothing range, designed for seclusion environments such as mental health facilities. Learn more about anti-ligature clothing.
Transitioning from hospital to home care might feel scary. We share some products to help you care for yourself at home.
What are the 6 Cs of nursing? Learn more about the values that underpin care standards within nursing, midwifery and care.
How do you identify staff in hospitals? Read the UK guide to hospitals scrubs here.
Choosing the perfect fitted sheets involves a few considerations. Read our fool proof guide to buying new bedding.
UK healthcare in 2023: what's changed? We explore increased waiting times for testing, strike action and more.
Why are children's hospital gowns colourful? Find out the reason why children's gowns are different to adults.
We take a look at the impact mass resignations are having on healthcare. Explore the reasons why healthcare professionals are opting for alternative careers.
Our contracted mill have embarked on a mission to reduce CO2 emissions during slipper socks production. Find out how this went.
Staying in hospital can be scary. We give you some ideas for packing an overnight hospital bag, to help you feel at ease.
Come to a photoshoot with us in Leeds. Find out more about behind the scenes of photographing our scrub range.
Find out more about our newest size of slipper socks, the 3XL bariatric size. Learn more about the features and benefits of these non slip socks.
Wondering what healthcare textile products other people buy? Find out which size & colour they buy, how much they spend and more.
What are hot towels? And what are the benefits for the face? Find out more about hot towels and how you can incorporate them into your life.
Find out more about the upgrades & launches that dominated 2022 for our company. An exciting annual review, we share some of the changes with you.
Find out what size commonly used towels are. We explain the measurements of each type of towel, so you can buy the right towels for you.
We have re-designed our website to help you shop fuss free. Easily find the products and information you need with our new website.
What are the national minimum care standards? We explain what these standards outline and what level of care we can expect in UK care homes
How to fold a blanket for a variety of needs. Folding for storage, decoration and more. Folding techniques to suit you and your requirements.
We take a look at a few examples of health care uniforms commonly found in UK hospitals. From nurses to radiographers, find out how to identify healthcare staff.
We revisit our original fall prevention blog post and make it festive! We explore the ways in which Christmas and the festive period can bring about fall dangers.
We give our best blanket recommendations for the cold winter ahead. Find a suitable blanket for you or your facility.
We take a look at some important and valuable figures in nursing history. Their contributions have influenced modern medicine in ways we likely did not even know.
Give the gift of blankets this Christmas. Combat the cold with a variety of high quality blankets.
We take a look at what oedema is, the causes, treatments & more. Find out what is oedema & what you can do to reduce swelling.
We gave away free boxes of 50 face masks with all online orders, giving our customers peace of mind and protection.
We are partnering with Hull Royal Trust this Falls Awareness Week. Looking to understand the causes, risks and implications of deconditooning and prolonged bed rest.
Falls awareness week runs from the 19th to 25th September 2022. The campaign organisers hope to increase the awareness of what we can all do to minimise falls for the people we care for.
We explain how to take clothing measurements at home with the things you have in your house. From string to printable rulers.
Find us at two conferences this September. The National Back Exchange & the Society of Hospital Linen Service Managers. We look forward to meeting people!
Healthcare volunteering can be a great way to get experience, or simply just donate your time to helping others. There are so many organisations which require your help.
Find out if you need to wear a face mask in European countries. We look at the top 5 summer destinations and their specific rules.
Find out why swollen legs, feet and ankles are more common in the elderly. Learn tips and tricks to understanding how to deal with swelling.
We explain what the tog rating means for duvets, and how you should choose your next duvet. Find out how warm each tog rating is and when you should change your duvet as the seasons change.
Take a look at the new Orvecare products, from patient warming blankets to bariatric multi-movers.
We celebrate our warehouse & logistics team winning the Industry Champions Team Recognition Award.
We take a look into why the care home resident population is declining compared to pre-pandemic levels. What are the factors and influences on these statistics.
A look into the seclusion range and Secure-Tex fabric. Explore the products available and the key features of each.
What makes communication vital in nursing and other healthcare settings? The benefits of communication in medicine only benefits the team and patients, find out why.
We look at how and why older adults can feel stress. We consider symptoms and signs to look out for, as well as techniques that you or your loved ones can do to help reduce stress.
Patient centered care benefits the experience, care and condition of the patient, Find out what patient centered care entails.
We outline how we donated items to Ukraine, and the ways in which you can help to. Donating blankets and bedding to refugees and those affected by the conflict.
We share our experiences of planning a video shoot and give you 9 tips to help you organise a smooth, hassle-free video production for your company. From how to plan your strategy to booking models and more.
Is 2 hours of sleep better than none? Explore the answer here. Find out why some sleep makes us groggy, and why power naps are so powerful!
Understanding the need for compression socks for nurses. The science, the benefits and why nurses should wear them to support their health with long strenuous shifts.
We explain commonly used laundry symbols you might find on your clothing labels. Save yourself from a disaster by finding out exactly what each symbol means.
Explore the ways in which you can recycle your old and worn blankets. Traditional recycling, repurposing and new ways to use blankets!
An easy summary of the patient comfort products we have on offer. For any care facility, from hospitals to home care. Take a look at some products to help you care.