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Shower Chair Guide: Choosing and Using the Best Shower Chair

What is a Shower Chair? A shower chair (also known as a tub seat, bath chair, or various other names) is a water resistant chair that may or may not include a backrest and armrest. This type of durable medical equipment usually features a slip-resistant seat as well as rubber or suction cup-style feet to [...]

By | 2019-11-27T10:14:27+00:00 October 28th, 2019|Bathroom Safety, Guides, Senior Living|Comments Off on Shower Chair Guide: Choosing and Using the Best Shower Chair

Best Incontinence Products for 2019

Whether you have recently started experiencing incontinence problems, or have been living with them for a long time, one of the most important considerations is which incontinence products to buy. It can be hard deciding which products best suit your needs and lifestyle, and people often take a while trying out different products until they [...]

By | 2019-10-28T10:20:20+00:00 July 31st, 2019|Guides, Incontinence, Our News|Comments Off on Best Incontinence Products for 2019

Effective Ways to Treat Painful Symptoms of Plantar Fasciitis

What is Plantar Fasciitis? Plantar Fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain which is caused due to inflammation of the thick band tissue that runs across the bottom of the foot and is the connection between your toes and heel bone. Plantar fasciitis can be self-diagnosed: See if you feel a sharp [...]

By | 2019-06-14T09:00:26+00:00 June 3rd, 2019|Guides, Health|Comments Off on Effective Ways to Treat Painful Symptoms of Plantar Fasciitis

Social Security Disability Benefits

The older we get, the more we start to think about our jobs, retirement, and what might happen if we were to get injured or otherwise become unable to work. Luckily, there are programs in place that can help if such an unfortunate situation were to occur, and one of these safety nets is Social [...]

By | 2019-05-09T10:23:27+00:00 May 10th, 2019|Guest Posts, Guides|Comments Off on Social Security Disability Benefits

Guide To Buying Your First Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle

Suddenly finding yourself in the position of needing to buy a wheelchair accessible vehicle (WAV) is not necessarily something anyone would say is an enjoyable experience. To be in this position usually means that you or a loved one have been through a trauma, an accident or an illness, and, unfortunately, now require the use [...]

By | 2019-03-20T13:58:37+00:00 March 21st, 2019|Guest Posts, Guides|Comments Off on Guide To Buying Your First Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle

How To Make Your Home Safer for Elderly Parents

Many parents, nowadays, move into a child’s home in their elderly years. It’s understandable – after all, it allows us to give back to those who gave so much to us, for so long. But to properly look after them, we need to ensure that they are safe. To help you make some necessary adjustments, [...]

By | 2019-09-24T10:04:04+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Caregiving, Guest Posts, Guides|Comments Off on How To Make Your Home Safer for Elderly Parents

Mobility Scooter Guide: Pick the Best Model for You or Your Loved Ones

Mobility scooters are one of the most reliable modes of transportation for seniors and people who can’t walk by themselves. They ensure a safe driving experience, and they minimize the energy spent on going from one place to the other. Mobility scooters are considered medical equipment because they are specially made for people who have [...]

By | 2019-03-11T11:09:14+00:00 March 12th, 2019|Guest Posts, Guides, Wheelchairs|Comments Off on Mobility Scooter Guide: Pick the Best Model for You or Your Loved Ones

Does Medicare Cover Medical Supplies? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Medicare will often cover medical supplies and equipment that are needed in your home. However, there is a certain kind of medical supplies that Medicare will not cover. For Medicare to cover medical equipment, they need to be durable, meaning that they must be able to be used repeatedly without being damaged. Usually, this means [...]

By | 2019-03-04T13:46:56+00:00 February 21st, 2019|Guest Posts, Guides|Comments Off on Does Medicare Cover Medical Supplies? [INFOGRAPHIC]

How to Choose a Motorized Wheelchair

Just like you have various types of shoes to choose from according to usage, the same applies to the various kinds of motorized wheelchairs that you can choose from. In this article, we will see on what basis you should choose your electric wheelchair. Let’s get started! 1. Portable vs. Full-Size vs. Heavy Duty Wheelchairs [...]

By | 2019-03-04T13:46:56+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Guest Posts, Guides, Wheelchairs|Comments Off on How to Choose a Motorized Wheelchair

How to Choose the Best Hospital Mattresses

Choosing a hospital mattress can be a daunting task given that it is for people with special needs. The challenge lies in that there are a variety of hospital mattresses just like beds where some are electronic while others are manual. Shop Hospital Bed Mattresses   Factors To Consider When Choosing a Hospital Mattress [...]

By | 2019-03-04T13:46:56+00:00 January 7th, 2019|Bedroom Safety, Guest Posts, Guides|Comments Off on How to Choose the Best Hospital Mattresses