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Stairs are trouble for disabled.

Thresholds can be troublesome to cane, walker, and wheelchair users. If you have a threshold at any door over ¾ inch to 6 inches in height, a threshold ramp would be a good solution for that doorway.

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Medical Forms

Medical Forms

Emergency Information Record  with Medical Forms Helps You Prepare A trip to the hospital emergency room is not usually a pleasant or a planned experience. You and your loved one may be stressed and upset and not thinking clearly. The person who is experiencing a….

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About Family Caregiving

Man In Deep Thought

I always knew this would happen, but I didn’t want to think about it. Now, the day of decision is upon us and everyone is looking at me. I don’t have a magic answer.

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Nova’s Suction Cup Grab Bars

Suction Cup Grab Bar

First time I saw one of these things, I thought “No way! That thing is an accident looking for a place to happen!” But after owning one, holding it in my own hand, I must say it does have a place, a useful place in….

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Prepare for a Comfortable and Safe Stay

Traveling Seniors - Comfortable and Safe Stay

Preparing to Have a Comfortable and Safe Stay Holidays are a favorite time for travel for most people. Caregivers and care-receivers can also enjoy traveling during the summer, with a little more planning and preparation to have a comfortable and safe stay while you visit….

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Best-Fit Wheelchair

Wheel chair

There are times when any old wheelchair will do. Like for temporary use. But for most people who need a wheelchair, any adjustments that can be made to improve ease of use and mobility are welcome. Learn how to get a wheelchair that fits your….

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Choosing a Wheelchair

Choosing a wheelchair

Choosing a wheelchair is a little more involved that just getting something that fits the user. It’s important that you consider all the places that you might use the chair. Especially in and around your home. One of the most common mistakes? Buying a wheelchair….

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Quit Smoking

Quit Smoking

Each year, the American Cancer Society observes the third Thursday in November as the Great American Smoke-out. This day is a day to make a commitment and a plan to quit smoking.

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Best Floor for a Wheelchair

Best floor for a wheelchair

Wheelchairs like to ride on smooth flat surfaces. That could mean just about anything except carpet. But there are other things to consider. Like scuff marks, slip resistance and cost.

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Grandma and the Kid | Grandparents

Grandma and grandson _ grandparents

Grandparents and grandchildren can have special relationships,and our family was no different. This article is about one of those special relationships that work out well.

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