Furniture Cruising or Wall Cruising is when a person is unsteady while walking so they touch or hold onto furniture or walls to help maintain their balance. Family members and patients who furniture or wall cruise have an increased risk for falls. Give us a call today and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways […]

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Orthostatic hypotension is when your blood pressure drops when you go from lying down to sitting up, or from sitting to standing. Significant lightheadedness with change in position should be reported to your primary care physician.. Give us a call today and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways to decrease your personal fall risks. […]

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Foot and Ankle Issues: Have you had your tires checked lately? The feet are like tires on a car. Not having good contact with surfaces increases fall risk. Give us a call today and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways to decrease your personal fall risks. Find FREE helpful videos here: https://www.adaptiveequipmentcorner.com/youtube-videos Adaptive Equipment […]

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Fall Risk and Medication: Do you know if your medications increase your fall risk?  Give us a call today and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways to decrease your personal fall risks. Find FREE helpful videos here: https://www.adaptiveequipmentcorner.com/youtube-videos Adaptive Equipment & Caregiving Corner wants to help improve safety and function for individuals and caregivers […]

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Poor Balance: How’s your balance? Poor balance is a fall risk. Give us a call today and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways to decrease your personal fall risks. Find FREE helpful videos here: https://www.adaptiveequipmentcorner.com/youtube-videos Adaptive Equipment & Caregiving Corner wants to help improve safety and function for individuals and caregivers during daily care […]

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Muscle Weakness: Muscle weakness is a fall risk. Consider adding an exercise routine to your day or make sure to move everyday. Like the old adage says, “If you don’t use it, you lose it”. Fill out the contact form below and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways to decrease your personal fall risks. […]

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Fall Risk: Did you know that falling once doubles your risk of having another fall? Fill out the contact form below and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways to decrease your personal fall risks. Find FREE helpful videos here: https://www.adaptiveequipmentcorner.com/youtube-videos Adaptive Equipment & Caregiving Corner wants to help improve safety and function for individuals […]

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Poor vision is a risk factor for falls: Have you had your annual eye exam? Getting an annual eye exam and keeping your prescription up-to-date can help reduce your risk for falls. Make an appointment with your eye doctor soon. Fill out the contact form below and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways to decrease […]

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Weak grip due to arthritis? Building up silverware helps improve self-feeding skills for those who suffer from weak grip strength due to arthritis. Here’s a helpful hack: Cut a slit into a tennis ball and insert a fork or a spoon. Find FREE helpful videos here: https://www.adaptiveequipmentcorner.com/youtube-videos Adaptive Equipment & Caregiving Corner wants to help […]

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Here’s a helpful tip for people with tremors: Place a light wrist weight around the wrist of the hand used most frequently during meals. Decreasing tremors during meals will help the individual get more food and drink in their mouth which will in turn help with better nutrition and weight maintenance, not to mention increase […]

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