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6 Tips for Dealing with Joint Pain

By |2019-07-15T14:10:13-05:00November 29th, 2016|Senior Living|

If you have suffered from Arthritis or know someone close that has been affected by it, you know it is a painful and debilitating condition. While there are plenty of methods of treatment for the pain from arthritis, not all treatments are going to work for every individual. You have to find what works best [...]

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Buyer’s Guide to Lift Chairs

By |2019-07-15T14:10:13-05:00October 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Sometimes, due to an accident, medical condition, or just normal aging it become difficult for some individuals to get around. Simple things like getting in and out of a seated position suddenly become a painful, often near impossible task. This can be due to any number of conditions such as neuropathy, muscular atrophy, or arthritis. [...]

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What are the Options for Taking Care of Aging Parents?

By |2019-07-15T14:10:13-05:00September 26th, 2016|Senior Living|

As we get older, so do our parents, and at some point we may find ourselves wondering what are the best options for caring for them. Most of us still have jobs to do and bills to pay, not to mention raising children. It all can be very overwhelming as your aging parents need more [...]

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How to Make Your Home Safe for Seniors

By |2019-07-15T14:10:13-05:00August 24th, 2016|Senior Living|

As we age our bodies go through many changes.  Our hair begins to gray, wrinkles begin to appear, and many times we become weaker.  With these changes, sometimes that means we no longer have control over our balance, causing us to lose control and fall.  Many times a fall can cause a serious injury sending [...]

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How to Make Your Pool Accessible?

By |2019-07-15T14:10:13-05:00August 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Texas is hot.  No question about it.  Unfortunately, not everyone can just jump in and enjoy the lazy days of summer floating in the cool waters of the backyard pool. Just as with any other area of the home that you need to make accessible, a swimming pool, a portable spa with hydro massage, or [...]

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Which Wheelchair Ramp is Right for You?

By |2019-07-15T14:10:13-05:00July 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|

At our offices, we sometimes have a serious discussion on what constitutes the better option for a specific customer request.  While we deal with all sorts of ramps, permanent, temporary, portable, or folding, our customers get confused why someone they envision to have the same situation as theirs is being recommended a different solution. Wheelchair [...]

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What Matters Most in a Stairlift

By |2019-07-15T14:10:13-05:00July 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|

If you are experiencing difficulty going up and down stairs due to limited mobility or other health issues, a stairlift is a surefire way to help you easily move from floor to floor. There are several different types of stairlifts, and many models come with various features. But which of these features are important? What [...]

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Why Do You Need Handrails to Go Down the Stairs?

By |2019-07-15T14:10:13-05:00July 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|

You Don't Need a Parachute to Jump Out of an Airplane... …but you do need a parachute to jump out of an airplane twice. Or, at least, that’s the conventional wisdom. But is there any scientific proof that parachutes are useful for preventing death and injury when jumping out of airplanes? Researchers at Cambridge University [...]

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Top 4 Mobility Solutions for Seniors

By |2019-07-15T14:10:13-05:00June 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|

It’s no secret that certain difficulties come with age. One of those difficulties is mobility. If you or an older loved one are having difficulty getting around, you can find relief in the fact that there are great mobility solutions for seniors out there. Everyone’s situation is different. Some may simply need a little extra assistance [...]

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