GPS SmartSole® Is a Game Changer for Caregiving

GPS SmartSole® is a discreet trackable smartphone hidden in a shoe insole.  GPS SmartSole® is enormously helpful if you are worried your loved one may wander or get lost.  This patented product is a game changer for caregivers of people with dementia, Alzheimer’s, autism or other developmental disabilities. 60% of them will become “lost” at least once. 70% of those will become “lost” 3 or more times. 46% of wanders not found within 24 hours may die.  GPS SmartSole® is water resistant and sealed in a trim-able shoe insole. It uses GPS and cellular technology, is charged about every day, and

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All the Ways to Use a Reacher

How to use a Reacher

How to use a Reacher https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-ko0q_IoxY If you have a bad back and can't bend, you hate putting on shoes and socks and pants and undies, and taking them off is no better. Picking up things you've dropped is a painful and hated task. If you have a bad neck that hates tilting up and down, you hate getting cans off that high shelf you reach on tiptoes, and you males like urinals but hate neck craning over a toilet. But you have to do all these things, so you're in a real bind. All the Ways to Use a

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Selecting the Right Crutches

Crutches - Which type is best for you?

Buyer's Guide to Crutches Selecting the Right Crutches Those looking to buy their first pair of crutches may not be aware that there are two different types of crutches, and that they have some major differences. Underarm crutches, also called auxiliary crutches, are the most common type of crutch- these are the typical crutches assigned to patients in recovery from ankle or knee injuries. They have a pad that is held under the arm, pressed into the patient's side during use. The other major type of crutch is the forearm crutch, also known as the elbow crutch. These crutches have an open cuff that

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Senior Simply Soft Hearing Aids

Introduction Simply Soft SmartTouch...the ultimate in comfort. If you are experiencing difficulty hearing in most everyday listening situations, then the Simply Soft Smart Touch might be the right choice for you! Once again, you will enjoy participating in conversation with confidence whether at home with family or while watching TV, or in challenging situations such as in restaurants or at meetings. Simply Soft provides a soft, comfortable fit for both men and women. If you are new to hearing devices, our very simple quick-start DVD demonstrates how to wear, operate and maintain your new device – you're wearing it in

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Senior Simplicity Smart touch Hearing Aids

Simplicity...the name says it all. Simplicity...the name says it all. Start enjoying the pleasure of everyday sounds of life again quickly and easily! Imagine hearing and participating in conversation with confidence in restaurants, in meetings, or at shopping malls. Hear everyday sounds like the doorbell, birds in the yard, or a young child's voice once again. The Simplicity Smart Touch hearing aid increases high-frequency sounds which people typically lose first. Giving you what you need and not giving you low-frequencies that you probably don't need. Simplicity Hearing Aids, Smart touch, Hearing, Aids If you are new to hearing devices, our

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Understanding Incontinence

Understanding Incontinence

Incontinence is the loss of bladder or bowel control.  Regardless if this is a normal or difficult issue to discuss, it is often part of aging. Incontinence signs can be smooth, for instance, a discontinuous slight loss of pee. On the other hand symptoms can be a complete loss of control of both bladder and entrails. A large number individuals' symptoms fall some spot in the center.  If you are looking for Incontinence Supplies including Incontinence Pants click here. Understanding Incontinence Types of Incontinence Stress incontinence happens when weight or tension is put on the bladder from sneezing, chuckling, hacking or genuinely

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Buying Guide and Assembly of Commodes

Buying Guide and Assembly of Commodes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjq871eabys Shop Senior.com Commodes A commode is a special portable chair which incorporates the features of a regular toilet. It has a snap-on lid to fully accommodate the buttocks, legs for overall support and a comfortable backrest. In the next section, you will look into some of the most recent advancements in the engineering and development of commode products and tips on choosing one which is right for you. Features of a typical commode - A typical commode has legs, backrest, and snap on seat with lid to secure content and armrest for comfort. -

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Selection and Assembly of a Rollator

Selection & Assembly of a Rollator

Selection and Assembly of a Rollator https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_lMv7hzXmVY Selection & Assembly of Rollator Walkers (Also called: 4 Wheel or 4WW) Rollators (also called 4 wheel walkers) are just that - walkers for elderly with four wheels, brakes, a seat and a basket/bag. They work well both indoors and outdoors - especially models with large wheels that easily roll over uneven ground and carpet. Selection & Assembly of a Rollator Who Should Use a Rollator? Elderly who need a walker for balance but do not need to put much weight onto it. It is also beneficial for seniors who need a seat to

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Applying Adult Briefs in the Lying Down Position

Applying Adult Briefs in the Lying Down Position Instructional video & list of steps for caregivers applying adult briefs to a patient in the lying down position. Application Demonstration:  How to apply an adult brief in the lying down position. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tRuNupusIPc A Proper cleaning techniques will maintain skin integrity and prevent infections, just as prompt and proper disposal of soiled diapers will keep patient environment clean and odor free. List of Necessary Items Sturdy Plastic Basin/Bowl/Bucket to be filled with warm water Toilet Paper Soft Wash Cloths/Disposable Wipes (See washcloths and wipes.) Soft Towel for drying Mild Soap/Hypoallergenic Body Wash

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