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Sling patient transport

Use a Patient Transfer Device for Standing Assistance

A patient transport is a tall device on wheels that a caretaker uses to move the patient from place to ...
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Toilet Rail Assistance

How a Toilet Rail Helps You Sit and Stand in the Bathroom

A toilet rail is a metal frame surrounding the toilet that gives you stable arms to grasp and use for ...
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Use the arms for leverage as you push up with your legs

How a Couch Assist Helps You Stand Up from a Soft Chair or Couch

A couch assistance device gives you a set of arms to use for leverage when standing up. One type uses ...
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A seat assist on a hard chair

How a Seat Assist Helps You Stand Up from a Hard Chair

One type of gadget helps you to stand up from the couch, or cushioned chair. Another type of gadget helps ...
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Lift Chair Recliner with remote

How a Lift Chair Helps You Sit Down and Stand Up

When you sit down on a lift chair, you bend your legs less than when sitting on a regular chair ...
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How Do I Choose a Rollator?

How to Choose a Rollator

Answer these questions to find a rollator that matches your needs ...
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Travel Scooter

7 Things You Need to Know About Traveling with Your Mobility Scooter

You can bring your mobility scooter onto trains, planes, and buses, but there are limits around size, weight, and batteries ...
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Mobility Scooter

What You Ought to Know About Mobility Scooters Before Buying

I need to be off my feet for 6 weeks,, so I dove into mobility scooter world. It turns out ...
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As you stand up, the Seat Assist offers a gentle push. Reverse these pictures for how to use the Seat Assist to sit down.

5 Reliable Devices that Help Someone to Stand Up (and one you should never use)

Now we have recliners called "lift chairs" that can transport you from sitting to standing up. We have cushions that ...
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All Mobility Articles and Best Products

Best Mobility Aids

best mobility aids
Mobility devices help you get from Point A to Point B. They include canes, walkers, rollators and scooters. I spent ...
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How to Choose a Rollator

How Do I Choose a Rollator?
Answer these questions to find a rollator that matches your needs ...
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7 Things You Need to Know About Traveling with Your Mobility Scooter

Travel Scooter
You can bring your mobility scooter onto trains, planes, and buses, but there are limits around size, weight, and batteries ...
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What You Ought to Know About Mobility Scooters Before Buying

Mobility Scooter
I need to be off my feet for 6 weeks,, so I dove into mobility scooter world. It turns out ...
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5 Reliable Devices that Help Someone to Stand Up (and one you should never use)

As you stand up, the Seat Assist offers a gentle push. Reverse these pictures for how to use the Seat Assist to sit down.
Now we have recliners called "lift chairs" that can transport you from sitting to standing up. We have cushions that ...
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How a Toilet Rail Helps You Sit and Stand in the Bathroom

Toilet Rail Assistance
A toilet rail is a metal frame surrounding the toilet that gives you stable arms to grasp and use for ...
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Best Toilet Stand-Assist Devices

Best toilet assistance frame
I definitely prefer the toilet frame design that sits on the floor, and not the one that sits on the ...
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How a Couch Assist Helps You Stand Up from a Soft Chair or Couch

Use the arms for leverage as you push up with your legs
A couch assistance device gives you a set of arms to use for leverage when standing up. One type uses ...
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Best Soft Seat Stand-Assist Devices

Best soft seat stand-assist devices
The Stand a Roo and the CouchCane are both excellent devices to help you stand up from a soft cushioned ...
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How a Seat Assist Helps You Stand Up from a Hard Chair

A seat assist on a hard chair
One type of gadget helps you to stand up from the couch, or cushioned chair. Another type of gadget helps ...
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Best Hard Seat Stand-Assist Devices

best chair sit stand assist
I chose the Carex UpLift and the SitnStand devices as the best devices for help sitting down and standing up ...
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How a Lift Chair Helps You Sit Down and Stand Up

Lift Chair Recliner with remote
When you sit down on a lift chair, you bend your legs less than when sitting on a regular chair ...
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Best Recliner Lift Chair

Recliner lift chair
I want to show you my favorite recliner lift chairs, but there's something we have to talk about first. Do ...
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Use a Patient Transfer Device for Standing Assistance

Sling patient transport
A patient transport is a tall device on wheels that a caretaker uses to move the patient from place to ...
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Best Patient Transfer Device

Recommended Patient Transport
If the patient can pull herself up from a sitting position (or use a chair lift to do so) then ...
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