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Top 5 tips when considering the use bath aids

Bath aids are an important consideration for all those finding it difficult to get in/out of the bath or where doing so increases risk, particularly of falls.   Often people start considering devices to support bathing following a mechanical fall or when increased frailty raises concerns about being unable to get out of the bath. […]

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The Invacare SB 755 Bed: When Comfort Comes First

Beds are for resting. But who can rest if they are not comfortable? The Invacare SB 755 Bed is designed to combine comfort, ease of handling and safety. Ideal for community care environments, it is also perfect for domestic, in-home use as well. This bed offers ideal seating positioning, to reduce shear and friction. It […]

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Disability & Self-Employment: the Highs and Lows

For some disabled people, the idea of going into an office from 9 to 5, Monday to Friday, might not suit their capabilities or even their character.   Fortunately, there’s been a real rise in self-employment across Europe, with many disabled people setting up their own businesses, training other workers in disability awareness, creating innovative […]

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Top Three Wheelchair Yoga Poses

Keeping fit with exercise is not always as high as it should be on many people’s list of priorities, and it can be even tougher to keep toned if you have a disability, especially if you struggle to move quickly and often in a state that will get your heart pumping and make you breathless. […]

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Disability and Employment: How to “Boss” an Interview

If you have a disability yourself and are looking to find tips to “boss” an interview, this article may just be for you. Finding work can feel stressful for job seekers with disabilities, who often encounter prejudice during their search. Preparation is the key to convincing employers that a disability doesn’t affect performance. This dynamic […]

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Top 5 tips for wheelchair posture support

Having good posture when sitting in a wheelchair is extremely important.   It reduces undue stress on your body, maintains your comfort, improves the maneuverability of the wheelchair, and reduces injury or pressure risks. Correct posture requires that each part of your body is in the right position in relation to the next, from your […]

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