A Sliding Board Transfer to a Wheelchair Sliding boards are a great way for people that use wheelchairs to maintain functional independence or to assist caregivers with transferring their loved-one into and out of a wheelchair. However, many people are unfamiliar with them or how to safely use them. Learn how to instruct an individual […]

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PROFlex Leg Lifter designed by Cindy Cindy, Physical Therapist with Adaptive Equipment & Caregiving Corner here to talk about the Vive PROFlex 2-in-1 Leg Lifter. https://amzn.to/3eMne83 (affiliate link) I’m super excited to be talking about this not only because it’s a great physical therapy tool but also because I’m the INVENTOR of this product! I […]

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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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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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What is a fall? The Cambridge English Dictionary says that to fall is ‘to move unintentionally or unexpectedly onto or toward the ground or from a higher place’. The World Health Organization says, ‘a fall is defined as an event which results in a person coming to rest inadvertently on the ground or floor or […]

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Passive Range of Motion: Passive Range of Motion or PROMs are used to help keep joints in the upper and lower extremities mobile. When people are bed bound or immobile and unable to move, caregivers can perform PROMs for the individual to help keep joints mobile and prevent muscle contractures. Find FREE helpful videos here: […]

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Need help getting a walker thru a narrow doorway? If your wheeled walker has its front two wheels on the outside of the walker, switching them will put the wheels on the inside of the walker giving you and extra 2-3 inches of clearance when going through a narrow doorway. Find FREE helpful videos here: […]

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