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Top 10 Tips Teachers Should Try

1 - Get organized.Develop an organizational system. Where do things belong? This may need to be explained explicitly to your students. Some modifications may also be necessary (for example, placing the material closer to the student,…See More
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Choosing Between Walking Sticks And Elbow Crutches

Mobility aids like a wheelchair, canes, crutches, grab rails, stairlifts, etc. help make the everyday life of people dealing with mobility impairment comfortable by improving their mobility. These aids also prove beneficial in case of an injured…See More
Oct 15
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Leg Rest - How It Can Benefit Your Health

Mobility aids can be beneficial for people who are unable to walk and move all by themselves. Several mobility aids like a wheelchair, a walking stick, crutches, toilet aids, etc. don't only…See More
Oct 7
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All You Need to Know about a Transfer Board

Despite everyone wishing to retain their independence throughout their life, an injury, a health condition or age-related issues may at times deprive people from that. Thanks to the availability of gadgets and disability aids like crutches, walking…See More
Sep 30
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All You Need to Know About Bath Seats And Bath Steps

A slippery floor in a bathroom can increase the risk of slip and fall injuries - especially for the elderly and people with mobility issues. Therefore, health professionals recommend using bathroom aids to minimize the risk of falls or slips after a…See More
Sep 28
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Using Disinfectant in the Bathroom and Around the Home

Since the onset of the Coronavirus pandemic, there has been a massive increase in the use of disinfectants. Government guidance has highlighted the importance of hand-washing and hygiene in homes, workplaces and public spaces. Hospitals, schools,…See More
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Wrist Support And Foot Support- Ways They Can Benefit You

People can experience bone, muscle, or joint pain at any point in their life - especially in their old age. Though there are a number of home remedies that may help manage these pains, orthopedic aids are more effective - specifically when the pain…See More
Sep 11
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Pill Boxes - Things to Think About When Organising Your Medication

Many people have health conditions that mean they need to take a lot of medicine, often on a daily basis. Keeping track of which pills you need and in what dose may take some organisation, so it’s worth thinking about how best to do it.This can be a…See More
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Top 10 Tips Teachers Should Try

Posted by James on October 22, 2020 at 12:34 0 Comments

Student loan ruling adds £12bn to government borrowing - BBC News

1 - Get organized.

Develop an organizational system. Where do things belong? This may need to be explained explicitly to your students. Some modifications may also be necessary (for example, placing the material closer to the student, research paper helper). Prepare for your school year with this book.



2 - Provide clear…

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Pain or Numbness in the Fingers? Time to Buy a Wrist Brace

Posted by Essentialaids on October 20, 2020 at 13:03 0 Comments

Sudden pain, tickling or numbness in fingers is a common condition that generally affects people in jobs like packaging or data entry. The repetitive movement of fingers can irritate nerves leading to pain, swelling, and loss of muscle strength. These symptoms indicate Repetitive Stress Injuries, and a common RSI is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.

The median nerve that goes through your wrist passes through the carpal tunnel…

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Challenges of Impaired Mobility in the Bathroom and Ways to Overcome Them

Posted by Essentialaids on October 19, 2020 at 13:36 0 Comments

The physical restrictions old age may throw at us can be daunting, but it’s important to realise that there is equipment available to help. Lots of age-related conditions lead to symptoms like reduced balance or strength in various parts of the body, making some everyday tasks more tricky.

In other blog posts we’ve mentioned how these problems may arise in the bedroom when getting dressed, but in the bathroom there are another…

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Things You Should Know about Grab Bars and Handles

Posted by Essentialaids on October 16, 2020 at 10:00 0 Comments

There are now numerous styles of grab rail available for people who require support to maintain their balance around the home. Here we’ll run down some of the most popular of these key mobility aids and provide some ideas for the best positions to install them.

Even outside the house, strategically placed rails can assist with climbing steps to the front…

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