Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Living Room

Mobility Chair Elderly

How to Buy a Mobility Chair for an Elderly Loved One

For an elderly person with limited mobility, alongside their bed, they usually spend the majority of their time in a chair. Today’s market is filled with cheap, inadequate, ugly rise and recline chairs that may suffice as occasional chairs, but are hardly a fitting solution for someone who spends most of their time sitting down. […]

Rise and Recline Chair

Rise and Recline Chairs for Mobility – All You Need to Know

A rise and recline chair is a mobility chair that rises up and tilts to help it users to stand up from a seated position. They are also known as riser recliner chairs, chairs for the elderly, riser chairs and electric mobility chairs. What is a rise and recline chair and how does it work […]

Bedroom

2019 UK Review: Hospital Beds for Home Care

✔ Pros ✘ Cons – Offers all the essential functionality you need from a nursing bed.– Easy to move with four braked castors.– A low height version is available for improved access.– The bed can tilt as well as raise/lower. – The bed is only covered by a 12 month warranty for parts only.– The […]

Around the Home

Patient Hoists Guide

Patient Lifting Hoists for Transferring – All You Need to Know

Patient lifting hoists for the home are designed for transferring high dependency persons who have very limited mobility around the home, for example from a bed to a chair or the bath. The dependency of a patient is categorised into two classifications: Two patient dependency classifications Active A patient that is is classified as active […]

Mobility Chair Elderly

How to Buy a Mobility Chair for an Elderly Loved One

For an elderly person with limited mobility, alongside their bed, they usually spend the majority of their time in a chair. Today’s market is filled with cheap, inadequate, ugly rise and recline chairs that may suffice as occasional chairs, but are hardly a fitting solution for someone who spends most of their time sitting down. […]

Bathroom

Bath lifts

Bath Lifts for Getting In and Out of the Bath – All You Need to Know

Bath lifts are designed to help you get in and out of the bathtub. They are in the form of a chair that you can sit on at the edge of the bath which then lowers you into the water and enables you to wash. When you have finished bathing, they can then be raised […]

Out & About

Wheelchairs Guide

Wheelchairs for Getting Around – All You Need to Know

This guide will help you make an informed decision when choosing a wheelchair, either for yourself or for somebody in your care. The first thing to ascertain, is the mobile capacity of the wheelchair user. Will they be able to get in and out of the wheelchair unassisted? Are they able to use a self-propelled […]