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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Aids to Help Elderly People Spending Prolonged Periods in Bed
21 Jan 2020

Aids to Help Elderly People Spending Prolonged Periods in Bed

Issues like arthritis, back pain and joint stiffness can lead to difficulty in getting in and out of bed....

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Your Buying Guide for Toilet Assistance Products
16 Jan 2020

Your Buying Guide for Toilet Assistance Products

Losing one’s balance or strength because of a medical condition can make using the toilet more difficul...

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Top 5 Pieces of Equipment to Safely Get In and Out of the Bath
10 Jan 2020

Top 5 Pieces of Equipment to Safely Get In and Out of the Bath

The ability to keep yourself clean is one of the basics of maintaining independence in old age. However, ...

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Six Key Mobility Aids To Get From A to B
06 Jan 2020

Six Key Mobility Aids To Get From A to B

This is an introduction to the main categories of mobility aids designed to help someone walk without ass...

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