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Why you are better off taking your elderly to an elderly centre than take care of them at home

Why take your Elderly to a Centre Most relatives who fail to take their elderly to an elderly centre argue that it is too expensive to do so and that the patient might feel that they are being 'sent away' by the family. We however debunk these ...

Valentine Gift Suggestions for the disabled

Gifts for Disabled This Valentines Day I am writing this post two weeks to Valentine's day 2019. The disabled and elderly at the hospice as well as the elderly home make up a large part of my life. They are my friends. In fact they are more than ...

Drive Medical No Gap Deluxe Half Length Side Bed Rails with Brown Vein Finish, Brown Vein, Half Length

Drive Medical no Gap Deluxe half length side rails The drive medical no gap deluxe half-length side bed rails is a unique product that has been well designed to prevent you from being fixed between bars. It has been constructed with steel and a ...

Safety Rail Guard for Beds and Bunk Beds 1006 by Palace Imports, Java, 14.75”H x 42.75”W, 2” x 2” Posts

A safety rail guard for beds and bunk is really important especially for people that have a hard time trying to sleep. If you are someone who sometimes fall out of bed and therefore have a hard time sleeping then rail guards are a great solution for ...

Stander 30” Safety Adult Bed Rail – Home Elderly Bedside Safety Rail + Swing Down Assist Handle

Stander 30” Safety Adult Bed Rail Do you experience a hard time sleeping and sometimes you face the risk of falling out of your bed? Do you need support when getting out of bed? Then you’re in the right place because the Stander 30” safety adult ...

A Product Review on EZ Adjust Bed Rail by Stander

Genuine Review of the EZ Adjust Bed Rail by Stander If you are someone who has a hard time sleeping, tossing and turning and even falling out of your bed then the EZ Adjust Bed Rail by Stander is the right solution for you. Most seniors experience ...

Factors to Consider While Buying Bed Rails for Adults

Tips when Choosing Bed Rails A bed rail or a bed assist is a supportive aid which is installed around your bed to provide someone with added stability when they are sitting down or standing up from the bed. It can also be used when someone wants to ...

The Risk that Bed Rails pose for Seniors

A story published in 2013 on the Chicago Tribune about a woman who had died in retirement home after she got entrapped in her bed made me to seriously ponder over the risks that come with the use of bed rails. Despite their being effective in ...

How effective are bed alarms for elderly in falls prevention? No Evidence to Show their Efficacy

Getting out of bed. It seems like an easy task. All you have to do is lower one leg on the floor followed by the other and voila, you are out of bed. For hospital residents and seniors in adult homes, it is however not easy. In fact, it is dangerous ...

How to Deal with Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly

Urinary incontinence is a condition where someone is not able to control their bladder and they only notice that they have a problem when they start seeing leaks and wet patches on their clothes that they indeed urinated on themselves. The condition ...

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