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Best Stairlift Practices When Dealing with Small Staircases

PMC  June 18, 2019    pmc  Jeff Conner

Perhaps the biggest question that consumers have when considering stairlifts relates to whether their staircase will accommodate a lift safely. There are few scenarios that make it impossible to implement a lift and mobility experts and retailers can help you trouble-shoot challenges or concerns.

Do you need special ramps for different wheelchairs?

PMC  June 11, 2019    pmc  Jeff Conner

A common question that mobility vendors hear is: Do you need special ramps for different types of wheelchairs? The answer is yes- and no. There are distinctive regulations guiding accessibility and ramps in common or public areas, which makes them standard of sorts, but there are vast differences among wheelchairs that do make some ramps more utilitarian or convenient than others.

It Can’t Be Said Enough: Attitude Determines Success

PMC  June 4, 2019    pmc  Jeff Conner

Observe and honor National Attitude Day in June this year and consider the ways that a positive attitude lends to and determines success. While mobility limitations and physical disabilities can present hurdles and challenges, the right attitude and perseverance can contribute to autonomy and aging in place, which are both common goals among older individuals as well as those living with mobility issues.

Stairlift tips for wheelchair users

PMC  May 28, 2019    pmc  Jeff Conner

Concerned about trying to use a stairlift with a wheelchair? Don’t be; some simple safety tips and stairlift tips for wheelchair users make it easy and life-altering to use the two mobility aids in unison. In fact, aging in place may rely on numerous mobility devices that increase accessibility and improve safety to preserve autonomy as we age.

How to properly rise from a seated position

PMC  May 21, 2019    pmc  Jeff Conner

Do you know how to properly rise from a seated position? Surprisingly, many do not and risk taking a nasty, even debilitating, fall. There is a right way to rise, stand, and sit that can decrease your risk of a fall and preserve your overall quality of life; also, pay attention to tips that can foster fall reduction in the home.

Make the Decision to Live Your Best Life (We Can Help)

PMC  May 14, 2019    pmc  Jeff Conner

Don’t let chronic disease or disability impact your overall quality of life; take joy in the simple things that bring you pleasure. Reach out for assistance with accessibility issues, which can improve autonomy and simply make your everyday living easier and utilize some other tips that will help you live your very-best life.

Proudly Supporting Our Military

PMC  May 7, 2019    pmc  Jeff Conner

Make May the time to recognize and appreciate military service members widely; in fact, May is National Military Appreciation Month and is celebrated in a variety of ways and observations. Do something for a service member to honor the military this May, including assisting a disabled or physically-limited veteran.

Is Aging in place the right choice for your loved one?

PMC  April 30, 2019    pmc  Jeff Conner

Be honest and ask yourself some pertinent questions when thinking about aging in place and staying in your current living situation. Aging in place could be the right choice for you or your loved one, depending on your priorities during senior years.

Benefits and Options of the Bruno Elite Stair Lift

PMC  April 23, 2019    pmc  Jeff Conner

Looking for a high-quality stairlift? Bruno is a name widely recognized as being a leader in the mobility aid industry; Bruno’s latest model, the Bruno Elite, has features and specs that will win over consumers seeking convenience, dependability, and ease. Check out some of the benefits and options of the Bruno Elite Stair Lift to improve your quality of life or the life of someone you love.

Choosing the proper lift for your specific vehicle

PMC  April 16, 2019    pmc  Jeff Conner

 Rely on your mobility aids vendor to help you with distinctive options that fit you, your lifestyle and budget best. From choosing the proper lift for your specific vehicle to upgrading a lift with a more comfortable seat or sling, buy from supportive and dependable retailers that will provide service after the sale with a smile.