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Daily living aids for easier food prep

Daily living aids for easier food prep

Food preparation and cooking can be an enjoyable activity, and with the festive season approaching it’s a great time to brush off the old recipes and get cooking and baking.

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Should I use a riser / recliner chair?

Should I use a riser / recliner chair?

The joints in our hips or lower limbs can show signs of wear and tear from our late thirties onwards, for some even earlier in life. 

It can show in those seemingly everyday activities, like stooping to pick up a dropped TV remote, or lowering down to sit on a chair or sofa.

18 days ago
Flexyfoot - Grippier sticks for walking confidence

Flexyfoot - Grippier sticks for walking confidence

One of the things that can really make you lose confidence in your walking, is when you lose your grip or fall after slipping or losing your grip on uneven surfaces. 

As well as the potential for injury, there is also having to spend weeks to build up the courage to walk upright and have trust in your balance again.

1 month ago
Getting out more on Crisp Autumn days

Getting out more on Crisp Autumn days

With Autumn just beginning to show, there are few days as lovely to start making plans for days out and visits to parks and scenic attractions, whilst enjoying the benefits of cooler fresh air.

1 month ago
Buying a used mobility scooter

Buying a used mobility scooter

When buying any kind of mobility equipment, it’s always a good idea to assess what your specific requirements are before making the commitment to go on and make a purchase.

2 months ago
What are Personal Wheelchair Budgets & Wheelchair Vouchers?

What are Personal Wheelchair Budgets & Wheelchair Vouchers?

Personal wheelchair budgets are there to improve choice and control for patients who use a wheelchair.

Normally, you will have been assessed and there will have been a discussion about your health and well-being needs and the outcomes that you want to achieve with your wheelchair with a clinician. 

5 months ago
Understanding Community Equipment Prescriptions
The Rollz Motion Rhythm - Greater independence  for Parkinson’s sufferers

The Rollz Motion Rhythm - Greater independence for Parkinson’s sufferers

For anybody suffering from neurological diseases, such as Parkinson’s or multiple Sclerosis, and others, there can be an associated loss of confidence and coordination creating frustration and potential isolation.

6 months ago
MS Awareness Week 2021

MS Awareness Week 2021

This year it has been especially difficult for Multiple Sclerosis (MS) sufferers, either in receiving diagnosis and treatment, or just in the management of their symptoms in light of the huge upheaval caused by the pandemic.

6 months ago
Best aids to help recuperation and recovery