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3 Things to Know if Your Child is Getting a PICC Line
A Friend in the Fight™ rocking a children’s PICC line cover Recently, our Mighty Well® team received an email from a concerned parent, whose child's doctor had advised that their child would soon need a PICC line for treatment. The...
10 Tips for Sleeping with a PICC Line or Midline
Photo of Emily in 2016 directly after PICC line placement surgery Getting a good night's sleep can be challenging for many, especially those living with Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters (PICCs) or midline. The journey to a good night's sleep may...
Navigating Vascular Access as a Family: a Father-Daughter Journey of Advocacy, Education, and Innovation.
By Emily Levy This article was originally written for and published in the June edition of Association for Vascular Access®' Intravascular Quarterly. You can see the Full digital magazine here, and a PDF of the original article here. Know that...
PICC Lines and Midlines: Breaking Down the Differences
Mighty Well knows that there are a ton of different types of intravenous access devices out there, and navigating all of them can be very overwhelming at times. Because of that, Mighty Well is committed to educating people about these...
Enhancing Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC) Care with PICCPerfect® Pro: A Quality Initiative in an Iowa Regional Health Center (2023)
This article presents the findings of a Quality Initiative conducted at a Regional Health Center in Iowa, focusing on the impact of incorporating the PICCPerfect® Pro compared to the standard of care for Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters (PICCs). This pre-post study involved 15 patient participants receiving care in both inpatient and outpatient settings. The initiative aimed to assess the impact of implementing the PICCPerfect® Pro in terms of care and cleanliness, including dressing integrity, frequency of dressing changes, dislodgement rates, patient comfort, and complications related to catheter securement. The results reveal positive outcomes and increased patient satisfaction using the PICCPerfect® Pro.
Investing in Minority Mental Health for a Brighter Future
  By Jayson Yao   Bebe Moore Campbell, a pioneer in the formation of Minority Mental Health Awareness Month July is Minority Mental Health Awareness Month, during which we join together to highlight the importance of mental health within diverse...
Patient Perspective: Swapna Kakani, Friend in the Fight Living With Short Bowel Syndrome
Hear about Swapna Kakani's keynote presentation titled Valuing the Patient Perspective in Preservation and Protection of Vascular Access.
Ultimate Guide to PICC Line Shower Protection: Discover the Best Waterproof Solution by Mighty Well
H₂O Shield™: PICC Line Shower Cover by Emily Levy The H2O Shield™ PICC Line Shower Cover provides reliable and comfortable water protection for PICCs, midlines, wounds, and dressings so users can shower with confidence. H2O Shield™ provides an easy one-handed application design...
Show Your PICC Some Love: Top Tips For a Cleaner PICC Line
Lyme warrior, Sara, reveals her top daily tips and tricks for keeping a clean PICC line. She encourages fellow fighters to always protect their PICC lines with a PICCPerfect cover! 
5 Ways My Illnesses Have Made Me Stronger

At 17 years old, Emily Pierri had been chronically ill for 8 years. Her diagnoses include Type One Diabetes, Endometriosis, ARD (Adhesion Related Disorder), POTS (Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome), Gastroparesis and MCAS (Mast Cell Activation Syndrome).