5 Best Portable and Stationary Oxygen Concentrators 2018

Best Portable Oxygen Concentrators

Oxygen concentrators are typically home oxygen equipment useful to patients who need to supplement the low level of oxygen in their system. Such people deserve to live their normal active lives, whether out and about or indoors that is why these portable units come in handy. They are divided into two categories: Portable oxygen concentrators … Read more5 Best Portable and Stationary Oxygen Concentrators 2018

5 Best Cervical Traction Devices 2018

Best Cervical Traction Devices

Cervical disk disorders and neck pain top the list of conditions that chiropractors handle on a daily basis. This conditions can be relieved effectively by a process known as neck or cervical traction. Cervical traction involves stretching apart the compressed vertebrae to ease the pain caused by spasms of the neck muscles, worn spinal disks, … Read more5 Best Cervical Traction Devices 2018

5 Best Gait Trainers for the Elderly 2018

Best Gait Trainers for the Elderly

Gait is the posture an individual usually assumes when walking normally. A gait trainer is an important walking aid used in physical therapy to help patients gain stability and an upright posture when walking. This is with the aim of regaining a normal walking ability. An abnormal gait could be as a result of stroke, … Read more5 Best Gait Trainers for the Elderly 2018

Safety Checklist for the Elderly (Home, Car, Outdoors, and Beyond)

Safety Checklist for the Elderly

Today, America alone has someone celebrating their 65th birthday every 8 seconds. Sadly, with this golden age comes higher risks if not more specialized care. According to the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 1 out of every 4 adults falls each year placing this at a staggering 25% and 40% of hospital and … Read moreSafety Checklist for the Elderly (Home, Car, Outdoors, and Beyond)

8 Best Wall-mounted Shower Seats for the Elderly 2018

Best Wall-mounted Shower Seats for Elderly

Its no doubt special needs individuals benefit a great deal from bath aids like shower transfer benches, shower chairs, bath stools, commodes, and wall mounted shower seats. The latter comes with immense benefits. Shower seats (wall-mounted) are great space savers. They are not exactly mobile but the fact that they are harnessed firmly to the wall … Read more8 Best Wall-mounted Shower Seats for the Elderly 2018

5 Best Reclining Shower Chairs 2018

Best Reclining Shower Chairs

A reclining medical shower chair is an essential bath and toileting tool for those with mobility limitations. It helps them relax when taking a shower or using the restroom. They offer the much-needed support when natural standing, walking, bending, twisting or turning is not possible due to medical and non-medical reasons such as age, injury, … Read more5 Best Reclining Shower Chairs 2018

7 Best Shower & Bath Seats and Transfer Benches 2018

Shower & Bath Seats and Transfer Benches

Taking a bath may seem like a normal uneventful routine. For the elderly and the disabled, however, this statement is far from the truth. Bathroom-related injuries can be grave thanks to the hard sometimes slippery surfaces, sharp corners and protruding hardware. To prevent such injuries, bathrooms are usually built with various safety measures in mind. … Read more7 Best Shower & Bath Seats and Transfer Benches 2018

8 Best Wheelchair Ramps (Slopes) 2018

Best Wheelchair Ramps (Slopes)

Wheelchair ramps come as the much-needed aid for people who are either permanently or temporarily on a wheelchair. These people usually have limited access to such areas as rooms, entrances, and buildings that are limited by structures like staircases. Sometimes modifying areas around the home to suit them is not an option. This is why … Read more8 Best Wheelchair Ramps (Slopes) 2018

7 Best Shower Commode Chairs 2018

Best Shower Commode Chairs

For the aged population, injured or recovering individuals and those with physical mobility-related limitations, the commode with wheels comes as a much-needed mobility aid. While these people may still need supervision, this aid gives them some independence and freedom to move about. A commode is specifically designed to assist those that can’t get themselves to … Read more7 Best Shower Commode Chairs 2018