Bathrooms are great places to get hurt if your not careful. Lots of hard porcelain, and wet slippery floors. Add to that someone who has mobility issues and you’ve got a great recipe for an accident. Learn to reduce your risk here.
Bathrooms are dangerous because they are usually full of hard surfaces like ceramic tile, marble and porcelain fixtures. They easily get wet and slippery. It is all too easy to fall while we’re trying to step in and out of the tub, and get on….
The Tub-Guard® Safety Rail The Bathtub Safety Rail clamps firmly to tub wall without marring tub surface. Available in two sizes, the standard 12″ height and the tall 16 ½” height. Not recommended for use with fiber-glass tubs. Want to know more? Read Greg’s article about….
Change your tools, rearrange the area, and reduce the work in your kitchen to make your meal preparation safer and more convenient with these 8 kitchen safety tips.
Having a safe bath for your senior is worth a bit of effort and preparation. Especially since the bathroom has the distinction of being the place where falls occur most often. This article will suggest tips to make bath-time both comfortable and safe.
Injuries due to falls are not uncommon for seniors. Seniors may find that their home of many years has become full of fall hazards as they age. This article focuses on what can be done to provide a safe bathroom that will help prevent falls.
Caregivers are often puzzled about how to get a reluctant senior to take a bath willingly. Here are a few suggestions which could help caregivers solve those bath time battles.
Falls at home are preventable with awareness and simple precautions. People who have arthritis have increased rates of falling because of their condition, according to several studies. In this article we’ll share some tips to help prevent falls by removing common household hazards.
There are many of us today that aren’t as agile as we use to be. We take walks, but not quite as long a walk as we use to. We cringe when we see a long stair case. We like using handrails. I turned 60….
Nova 9200 The Nova Bath Board is an economical and convenient solution for bathing while seated. Easy to assemble – No tools required. This hygienic product is non-returnable.