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….
An overbed table can be quite convenient to have around, especially if you’re dealing with an individual who has mobility problems. There are many different ways to make use of such a table, some you may have never considered.
Not all rollators are created equal and if you want to improve your mobility you need to do a little research to get the one that best fits your needs. This article will get you moving in the right direction.
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….
Some caregivers face special problems in everyday care. Giving a shampoo to someone who cannot sit or stand for 15 minutes or so to get a shampoo is one of those challenges. A patient who has to stay in bed needs to have a shampoo….
A clean head of hair makes everyone look and feel better. So, a shampoo is certainly necessary. How would you shampoo the hair of someone who uses a wheelchair and wants to use a sink for washing hair?
With todays “baby-boomer” generation, many seniors are becoming increasingly comfortable with the benefits of these medical reminders and their technologies. Caregivers today have multiple option open to them that will help provide peace of mind for them and confidence for their loved ones.
Compared to propping up on multiple pillows, using a bed wedge pillow is definitely a better choice. Use it to prop up your head and shoulders, your complete torso, or a leg. There are no shifting pillows that have to constantly be rearranged! If you….
Have you been invited out to eat during these upcoming holidays? If you use a walker to get around, then how do you serve yourself at a buffet or carry your meal and drink to a table? It’s difficult to do both at the same….
Product Review by Georgia If you or the loved one you care for has difficulty getting in and out of the car, then this little device may be your answer. The Metro Car Handle is designed to fit neatly and easily into the striker hook….