Blog

A Short Guide to Types of Walking Aids Available for Elderly People
13 Apr 2020

A Short Guide to Types of Walking Aids Available for Elderly People

People in the UK are living longer than ever before. While it’s nice to look forward to being around well into old age, it does provide its own c...

Read More
All You Need To Know About Wheeled Walkers and Rollators
09 Apr 2020

All You Need To Know About Wheeled Walkers and Rollators

Walking aids with wheels can be transformative pieces of equipment for people with compromised mobility. They provide a moving support platform whi...

Read More
A Guide to Simple Bathroom Aids for Disabled or Elderly People
24 Mar 2020

A Guide to Simple Bathroom Aids for Disabled or Elderly People

Retaining independence regardless of physical impairments is a key goal for most people, regardless of their age. While certain disabilities and ag...

Read More
Walking Frames: Making Life Easier One Step at a Time
17 Mar 2020

Walking Frames: Making Life Easier One Step at a Time

Walking frames offer excellent support if you’re living with mobility problems or recovering from injury. They provide a mobile platform which is...

Read More
Perching Stools - Life on the Edge
12 Mar 2020

Perching Stools - Life on the Edge

Many people in later life find it difficult to stand unsupported for even short periods of time. While there are pieces of equipment like grab rail...

Read More
Essential Aids’ Guide to Manual Wheelchairs
06 Mar 2020

Essential Aids’ Guide to Manual Wheelchairs

For people who believe they may need a wheelchair for essential medical reasons, the first step is to talk to a GP. They will help you access a ful...

Read More
Slippers and Other Footwear for Swollen Feet

Slippers and Other Footwear for Swollen Feet

Suffering with swollen feet and ankles (oedema) is common among elderly people and can lead to serious discomfort. Extra wide slippers provide welc...

Read More
Clever Adapted Cutlery Makes A Difference At Mealtimes
18 Feb 2020

Clever Adapted Cutlery Makes A Difference At Mealtimes

There are a number of health conditions which may make it difficult to eat with standard cutlery. Hand and arm tremors, reduced strength or limited...

Read More
Choosing Practical Disability Aids for Balance in the Bathroom
12 Feb 2020

Choosing Practical Disability Aids for Balance in the Bathroom

Growing older brings a host of new challenges which we may not see coming. As our strength, balance and flexibility starts to reduce, some daily ta...

Read More
6 Tips for the Correct Use of Forearm Crutches
07 Feb 2020

6 Tips for the Correct Use of Forearm Crutches

Using crutches in the correct manner is important. Whether you are recovering from an operation or injury, or you need them for a chronic condition...

Read More

Items 21 to 30 of 34 total

Page
Show per page
top
© 2020 Essential Aids (essentialaids.com) Limited. Registered in the UK, Company No 05294779.