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Archive - November 2016

One Hour Bathroom Makeover - Fall Prevention With Style!

Posted On: November 29, 2016 by National Seating & Mobility in: Aids to Daily Living, Bath Safety, Fall Prevention, Home Care, Medical Equipment, Personal Care, Raised Toilet Seat, SelfCare Home Health Products, Senior Care

A one-hour bathroom makeover. Certainly the stuff of dreams, but for one Amica resident who has fallen twice in his bathroom, an hour was all it took to turn a danger zone into a safe and stylish space. Our client hadn’t had a shower in 5 days because he was afraid of falling again. His daughter called SelfCare for help - here's what we did.

Start with:

A slippery, fiberglass walk-in shower A toilet with the paper holder near the back of the toilet tank (hard to...
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Tags: fall prevention, bath safety, senior care

5 Things You Didn't Know About Lift Chairs

Posted On: November 22, 2016 by National Seating & Mobility in: SelfCare Home Health Products

Lift chairs can make a huge difference in helping someone remain safely at home. If someone is having trouble getting up from (or sitting down in) their chair, a lift chair is a perfect solution. They're comfortable, come in a variety of fabrics and colours, and many have the option for heat and/or massage. A lot of our clients enjoy napping in their comfy lift chair!

Hand Pendants - Can be programmed & customized Battery Backup - Perfect for a power outage but you'll need...
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