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September is Atrial Fibrillation awareness month. 

Atrial Fibrillation is a kind of arrhythmia that affects the electrical signals of the top two chambers of the heart. This can cause the heart to beat very quickly.

You can now monitor your blood pressure and screen for AFIB at home with the BIOS Precision Series 10.0 Blood Pressure Monitor.

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BIOS Diagnostics has had a longstanding commitment to the prevention and control of hypertension in Canada, offering validated, accurate measurement, and by using our reach to encourage millions of Canadians to measure and “know their numbers”. We have been taking care of Canadians for over three generations, and pride ourselves on being recognized as a champion of hypertension prevention and control. In October of 2017 BIOS Diagnostics was presented with the Hypertension Canada Certificate of Excellence. BIOS played a critical role in 2017 World Hypertension Day, facilitating screening at community pharmacies across Canada, as Hypertension Canada's first device-sector sponsor. During World...

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EVERY 7 MINUTES A CANADIAN DIES FROM HEART ATTACK OR STROKE. Hypertension is billed as the largest epidemic known to mankind; frequently called the silent killer it is the leading cause of death worldwide. Hypertension – or abnormally high blood pressure – affects 7.5 million Canadians and 9 out of 10 people will develop high blood pressure in their lifetime. If left untreated it leads to heart attack, stroke, dementia and erectile dysfunction. It is a serious medical condition affecting every family in our community. May, 17 2018 is World Hypertension Day Join us as we strive to promote public awareness of...

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The BIOS Living Compression Pump is battery powered. It is worn on the back of the leg, approximately 2” below the knee. When turned on, a unique wave motion continually propels blood upwards, increasing lower leg circulation by 88%. The result is a substantial reduction in pain and swelling, especially in the lower legs and feet.  The device is easy to strap onto the leg, without assistance, and can be worn comfortably for hours. It is a medically effective alternative to wearing compression stockings, but it can still be worn over compression stockings without any difficulties.  Medical Grade Results  For...

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Parkinson’s is a neurodegenerative disease most commonly characterized by tremors, slowness and stiffness, impaired balance, and rigidity of the muscles. This can cause a huge disruption to everyday life.  Adapting environment can make everyday tasks easier and allows people with Parkinson's Disease to remain independent much longer. This includes things like: Dining aids Dressing aids Fall prevention  Bathing aids Medication reminders Mobility aids Dexterity aids To browse our selection of Parkinson's support items click here>  Liftware Liftware's stabilizing handle and selection of attachments are designed to help people with hand tremor (which may be related to Parkinson's Disease or essential tremor) retain...

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