Finding the Best Shower Handle for Safe Standing

By |2024-04-30T15:35:59+00:00March 15th, 2024|

A shower standing handle, also known as a safety shower handle, is an important mobility and safety accessory that can assist individuals while showering. Shower handles provide support and stability, allowing you to confidently and securely stand in the shower. With many options available, it's important to understand the different types of shower handles and [...]

An Essential Guide to Medical Alert Necklaces

By |2024-04-30T15:34:04+00:00March 10th, 2024|

A medical alert necklace is a critical piece of ID jewelry similar to a medical alert bracelet that alerts medical personnel of important health conditions in emergencies. These necklaces feature engraved text or universally recognized medical symbols that indicate the medical condition, allergies, medications, and emergency contacts. Wearing a medical alert necklace can significantly improve [...]

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing and Using Garden Kneelers

By |2024-04-30T15:31:07+00:00March 5th, 2024|

What is a Garden Kneeler? A garden kneeler is a device used to provide cushioning and support for your knees while gardening close to the ground. It allows you to assume a kneeling position without placing direct pressure on your knees. A garden kneeling pad usually consists of thick foam or gel padding enclosed in [...]

Hospice Care at Home

By |2022-02-10T17:14:21+00:00February 10th, 2022|

  What is hospice care? Hospice care is end of life care that focuses on the home health and comfort of the patient in their last few months of life. In order to qualify for hospice care a doctor has to certify that if the illness or condition runs its course, you will have 6 [...]

Do You Need a Stair Lift?

By |2022-03-30T22:13:12+00:00January 14th, 2022|

What is a Stair Lift? A stair lift is a chair that is on a rail that travels up the length of your staircase. It is motorized, so all the user has to do is get in the chair and press a button. Some people confuse a stair lift and a lift chair, but they [...]

What is a Toilet Seat Riser?

By |2022-03-30T22:15:12+00:00January 14th, 2022|

What is a toilet seat riser? A toilet seat riser is a piece of technology designed to help those with mobility issues, especially the elderly, with sitting on the toilet. It is a raised seat that attaches to the existing toilet seat. A raised toilet seat allows the user to not have to bend down [...]

Home Instead Senior Care

By |2022-03-30T22:42:47+00:00November 6th, 2021|

Caring For Those Who Wish To Age In Place The majority of older adults wish to stay in their current home as they age. In fact, one in three individuals in the aging population feel that they might be frightened of aging somewhere other than their current home. Their home provides both physical and emotional [...]

How to Monitor Elderly Activities: Nursing Home Technology

By |2022-03-30T22:49:02+00:00April 26th, 2021|

Nursing Home Technology Monitors Elder Activities   Many of us are balancing the care of our aging parents and working full-time jobs, and taking care of our children. So, how do you monitor the activities of elderly parents? The advent of new-age technology has sensors, voice activation, GPS, Bluetooth, cellular connectivity via mobile phones, smartphone [...]

The Top Bathroom Assistive Devices for Seniors

By |2022-03-30T22:50:15+00:00April 12th, 2021|

Between its hard and slippery surfaces and sharp corners, bathrooms can pose challenges to safety for any age. But as we get into our golden years, bathroom safety and home modifications for aging become more important. According to the U.S. Center for Disease and Control Prevention, most falls occur in the bathroom for those 65 [...]