Category: Mobility Aids

The Wheelchair’s Journey to Today’s Choices and Designs
23 May 2021

The Wheelchair’s Journey to Today’s Choices and Designs

Crude design designs for a wheelchair were seen as far back as the sixth century in China. What was then known as an invalid chair was de...

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How a Shopping Trolley Bag Can Improve your Way of Life
03 May 2021

How a Shopping Trolley Bag Can Improve your Way of Life

Whilst shopping trolley bags are available to all, for pe...

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Folding Mobility Scooters – A Gateway to Maintaining Independence
03 May 2021

Folding Mobility Scooters – A Gateway to Maintaining Independence

Limited mobility can reduce independence and mobility scooters can make performing tasks independently much easier e.g. visiting friends, or shoppi...

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Measuring up for the Best Walking Aid for You
06 Apr 2021

Measuring up for the Best Walking Aid for You

Who Needs a Walking Aid? Each and every one of us can develop a mobility difficulty at some stage in our lives, whether it be by accident...

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Invaluable Support from the Pressure Relief Mattress
04 Mar 2021

Invaluable Support from the Pressure Relief Mattress

What is a pressure sore? Pressure sores, also known as pressure ulcers and bed sores, happen when pressure is put onto a particular part ...

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Which Wheelchair Ramp Is Right For You?
21 Jan 2021

Which Wheelchair Ramp Is Right For You?

According to NHS statistics, there are over 1.2 million people who use wheelchairs in the UK. Of that total, around 800,000 use them regularly....

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Things to Consider with Walking Sticks
29 Oct 2020

Things to Consider with Walking Sticks

Walking sticks are perhaps the most basic mobility aids. They assist with balance and provide a simple, easy to control support for those who need ...

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Rolling Over the History of Wheelchairs
16 Oct 2020

Rolling Over the History of Wheelchairs

Wheelchairs and ramps are vital pieces of equipment for those with severely reduced mobility. They provide a method to access the home and the wide...

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Riser Recliner Chairs for Elderly People: All You Need to Know
14 Oct 2020

Riser Recliner Chairs for Elderly People: All You Need to Know

For people with back problems or other physical conditions inhibiting mobility, raising and lowering oneself to and from a seating position can be ...

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Things You Should Know about Grab Bars and Handles
17 Sep 2020

Things You Should Know about Grab Bars and Handles

There are now numerous styles of grab rail available for people who require support to maintain their balance around the home. Here we’ll run dow...

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