When to choose a reclining wheelchair

When to choose a reclining wheelchair

Most people won’t encounter the problem of bedsores or pressure sores. However, wheelchair users, people who are bedridden, or those with physical or mobility impediments, do! Primarily because they spend extended periods of time in the same position. This constant...
Help, My feet are swollen?

Help, My feet are swollen?

Let’s discuss one of the most common aches and complaints experienced amongst the older generation. And what makes this oft-overlooked complaint, so dangerous. WHAT IS OEDEMA? If you experience swelling in your legs, ankles, and feet not related to an injury, it is...
6 HYGIENE TIPS FOR BED BOUND SENIORS

6 HYGIENE TIPS FOR BED BOUND SENIORS

Whether it’s caused by chronic illness, advanced age, disability, or injury, being bedridden comes with a variety of challenges – and hygiene is one of them. Good hygiene helps a person feel happier, healthier, and more confident. Regardless of the...
A Wheelchair Accessible Home: 6 quick fixes

A Wheelchair Accessible Home: 6 quick fixes

Let me ask you a hypothetical question: Is your home accessible? If you took a tumble tomorrow and had to spend a few weeks or months in a wheelchair, would you be able to use your front door? Could you use the bathroom? Could you still make dinner? The answer for...