Understanding Pressure Sores and How to Treat Them

Pressures sores, also known as bedsores or pressure ulcers, are skin injuries that result from prolonged pressure placed on a particular point of the skin. However, even though many of us are familiar with the idea of pressure sores, we may not have had experience with the injury, either directly or based on the experience […]

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13 Mar
By: sgadmin
How to Design a Bed for Someone with Mobility Issues

Whether the mobility issue is based on a sudden injury or acute illness, or a general issue of aging, getting in and out of bed can become a common problem. Luckily, there are a variety of options available to make the issue less troublesome and restoring a level of independence to the person’s life. But […]

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13 Mar
By: sgadmin
Should I Use a Knee Walker or Crutches During My Recovery?

If you have a recent injury to your knee, ankle, or foot that requires you to keep weight off of the injured leg, you may have the option of using a knee walker or crutches. But how do you choose between the two? While, in some cases, the decision may be made by your physician, […]

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13 Mar
By: sgadmin
Common Devices to Aid Individuals with Limited Mobility

Whether due to age or industry, finding yourself with new limits regarding your mobility can be frustrating. Often, it leads to a lowered sense of independence, to which it can be difficult to adjust. However, there is a wide variety of devices that can help you regain the level of freedom you once had. Some […]

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13 Mar
By: sgadmin
10 Must Have Wheelchair Accessories

For many, a wheelchair is more than a basic source of mobility; it’s a method for independence. However, a standard wheelchair’s design can be lacking in many ways, especially for those who enjoy heading out on their own. Luckily, there are a wide variety accessories one can choose from to help make their wheelchair more […]

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13 Mar
By: sgadmin