How to Choose a Patient Lift

A patient lift can make life so much easier for individuals with limited mobility and their caretaker or loved ones. The lift allows the caregiver to easily move patients from their bed to a wheelchair, toilet, shower, or other areas, saving the caregiver from the strain of having to move the individual all by themselves. […]

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Do I Need a Walker With or Without Wheels?

If you have mobility issues either because of an injury, illness, or simply from old age, you need to find a mobility aid that works for all of your needs. One of the most popular mobility aids is a walker, providing an easy and efficient way to safely get around. However, walkers come with two […]

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How To Care For Seniors With Mobility Problems

As we age, everything changes. Our bones are more brittle, tendons and ligaments are less durable, muscles are weaker, and joints are worn down. All of these factors contribute to the rash of health issues that strike us as we age, including problems with mobility. If a senior citizen in your life has mobility problems, […]

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What Is The Purpose Of Compression Socks?

As you age, problems that you didn’t ever even consider suddenly spring up. There is a whole new world of potential health issues to consider, and it is important to take the precautions necessary to ensure your continued health. One of these precautions is compression socks. To most, the function of compression socks can be […]

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How To Choose The Right Cane For You

A cane is much more than a fashion accessory for wealthy aristocrats and Mr. Peanut. A cane is a needed means of support for those recovering from injury or surgery, as well as a mobility assistant for the elderly. If you are in need of a cane, it is important to take a few factors […]

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5 Wheelchair Accessible Vacation Rentals in Arizona

With the rise of online vacation rental companies like Airbnb, it has become easy and affordable to find the perfect vacation lodging that has all of the amenities you need. This can be especially valuable for individuals with disabilities, as they require facilities and amenities that cater to their situation. If you are traveling to […]

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5 Fun Activities For Seniors With Limited Mobility

As you age, you can’t do everything you could when you were young. That is a simple fact of life, since as you age you lose some of the mobility and dexterity you had as a younger person. However, just because you are not as mobile as you were in the past doesn’t mean you […]

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The 5 Best Bathtub Safety Rails

As you age, your balance and agility are not what they used to be. Not only that, but an accident is compounded by the fact that the resulting injuries will be more severe as you age. That is why it is essential to do everything possible to avoid injuries and accidents. Accidents are especially common […]

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How to Choose the Right Adult Diaper

If you suffer from adult incontinence, finding a good adult diaper is a must. However, with so many different brands and types of adult diapers on the market, it can be easy to quickly get overwhelmed. Luckily, the team at Avondale HME can help you get prepared to choose the right adult diaper for you. […]

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How to Choose the Best Cushion for Your Wheelchair

It is absolutely essential to find a comfortable wheelchair cushion that perfectly suits your needs. You will be spending most of your day in the wheelchair, so it would be neglectful not to find the ideal cushion. However, choosing the ideal wheelchair cushion is not as simple as it may seem. We break down how […]

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