As a parent or guardian of a child who has special needs, one of the most prioritised devices you will undoubtedly consider is a buggy; the key appendage to all your adventures that must provide support and comfort. But with so many options, how do you evaluate the perfect pushchair to reflect the intended purpose? … Continue reading What Makes Mewa and Grizzly Great For Your Child?
Rollators can be incredibly helpful mobility aids, with their frame giving you the support you need to walk, but their wheels meaning that you don’t have to strain yourself by lifting them up to move as much as a walking frame. However, it can be difficult to know what type of rollator you need; should … Continue reading How Many Wheels Does Your Rollator Need For Your Everyday Life
The NuStep recumbent trainers are incredible pieces of kit that can help to increase the strength of your leg muscles as well as build up the intensity of the workout that you can do. It is designed to allow those of us recovering from hip, knee or shoulder surgery, a cardiac event, stroke or spinal … Continue reading How Does A NuStep Work?
Well, firstly, did you know about all the medical benefits you get from standing? Everything from improving and maintaining skeletal development and bone integrity to helping reduce joint and muscle pain – from improving circulation to managing and lessening the onset of scoliosis. What Are The Benefits of Standing? Standing builds endurance and strengthens the … Continue reading How To Get The Most Out of Your EasyStand
Do you ever struggle with your child’s wheelchair? If so, have you considered the fantastic range of pushchairs from Convaid? It’s so important to get the right ‘fit’ in every sense of the word. Fit, so your child is comfortable and well supported with great pelvic and head support – and fit for purpose! To … Continue reading How Convaid Makes Family Days Out More Enjoyable
What is the Motability Scheme? The Motability Scheme was founded on the 25th of July, 1978. The aim of the scheme is to aid those with disabilities to become more mobile. This is done by using their mobility allowance to lease a new powered wheelchair or mobility scooter. A key feature that the Motability Scheme … Continue reading Can You Qualify For The Motability Scheme?
A nice, warm bath should always be a relaxing affair. The idea of soaking in the water with bubbles all around you is the stuff of dreams. However, actually getting in and out of a bath can be very difficult, especially when it is full of water and slippery. That’s the reason why bath lifts … Continue reading Buyer’s Guide – Choosing The Right Bath Lift
Mobility scooters are very large and cumbersome machines, especially when trying to transport them, aren’t they? Well, actually, they don’t need to be! Picture the scene; you are going out for a family trip to a new city (maybe for a weekend break). You need to get your mobility scooter there as well, so you … Continue reading What Are The Best Portable Scooters?
When it comes to getting the right mobility aid, it can be quite confusing. Between all of the different terms and types of aids out there, knowing what you actually need can be rather tricky. This is especially true when it comes to walkers and rollators. Walkers VS Rollators – What’s The Difference? The first … Continue reading Do I Need A Walker or A Rollator?
Have you ever sat down and thought about the medical benefits of standing? There actually is a large number of benefits to your health that you can get from just being still on your feet. However, when your body simply won’t stand up on its own, you end up missing out on these health benefits. … Continue reading How EasyStand can help you gain the medical benefits of standing