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Kitchen Gadgets and Equipment Which Help People with a Weak Grip
04 Mar 2021

Kitchen Gadgets and Equipment Which Help People with a Weak Grip

Using specially adapted equipment is an important part of keeping ones independence later in life. The modern market for mobility and disab...

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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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Overcoming Challenges Faced by Elderly People with Dementia in Home Environments
01 Jan 2020

Overcoming Challenges Faced by Elderly People with Dementia in Home Environments

As the average age of the UK population steadily increases, there is a corresponding growth in the number of conditions which are associated with o...

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5 Products that help with Bathroom Safety for Elderly People
02 Dec 2020

5 Products that help with Bathroom Safety for Elderly People

For people living with balance or coordination problems, the bathroom is an area of the house in which it is important to remain safe. Tili...

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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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8 Kitchen Aids for the Elderly to Stay Independent in the Kitchen
29 Sep 2020

8 Kitchen Aids for the Elderly to Stay Independent in the Kitchen

Living independently in one’s own home to as late an age as possible is a goal for most people. While day-to-day life may produce certain challen...

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Challenges of Impaired Mobility in the Bathroom and Ways to Overcome Them
24 Sep 2020

Challenges of Impaired Mobility in the Bathroom and Ways to Overcome Them

The physical restrictions old age may throw at us can be daunting, but it’s important to realise that there is equipment available to help. Lots ...

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