Category Archives: Disabilities

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month!

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January is Glaucoma Awareness Month! Glaucoma is an eye disease that eliminates a person’s sight suddenly, without any warning. The most common cases of Glaucoma dominantly affect the middle-aged and the elderly, but glaucoma can effect people of any age. Damage to the optic nerve is the main cause of the permanent vision loss. This [...]

EasierLiving Joins Caregiving.com for Holiday Blog Party

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EasierLiving, the home healthcare supplies company who makes caregiving simplified, is proud to be a part of Caregiving.com’s Progressive Holiday Blog Party starting the week of December 8th. Stay tuned for upcoming insightful blog posts to support caregivers during the holiday season! Share your caregiving story. Connect with others who understand. Join CareGiving.com’s Holiday Progressive [...]

National Caregiver Month: Caregiving for a Child

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Caregiving for a child is very different from caregiving for a parent or an elderly individual. Not only are there different home healthcare supplies, but most importantly, caregiving for a child requires an extremely different approach. For National Caregiver’s Month, we’ve compiled a list of tips to aid in caregiving for your child. Consult with [...]

November is National Caregivers Month!

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National Caregivers Month is upon us! As a leader in the home healthcare supplies industry, it’s our privilege to provide a simplified caregiving community that ranges from products to information. Caregivers are family, friends, and loved ones that care for elderly, sick, injured and disabled individuals every day. The act of caregiving is not only [...]

Trick Your Mind with These Treats for At-Home Recovery

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It’s common to be overwhelmed when recovering from surgery or an injury. Aside from the physical aspect, the emotional component can really take a toll on you! Everything from understanding all of your home healthcare supplies around the house, to the thought of your recovery time frame, can rapidly increase stress. When it comes to [...]

Home Healthcare Supplies Product Spotlight: Toilevator

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If you or someone you are caring for is suffering from a chronic disease or even recovering from an injury, there is one common challenge: bathroom use. Circumstances that range from a total knee replacements, more common in elderly patients, to those of ACL surgery, common at any age, can cause challenges when it comes [...]

At Home Physical Therapy: Organization and Documentation

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While physical therapy at home can be extremely convenient, the thought of losing direct contact with your physical therapist can be nerve-racking for some patients. Whether your entire rehab is taking place at home, or you are transitioning from in-office visits, stress is the last thing you need! After you have received your required exercises [...]

It’s Physical Therapy Month: Make Your Home Rehab-Ready!

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Each October we celebrate National Physical Therapy Month; a part of the healthcare community that impacts millions Americans. Regardless of physical ailment, from your neck to your toes, physical therapy has historically been successful in improving quality of life with patients across the board.  Due to a combination of a properly prescribed therapy regimen and [...]

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Abilities Expo Recap: Find Happiness by Staying Active

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The Abilities Expo in Boston this year was filled with lots of events and performances. As it was our trade show debut we learned a lot about the amazing, strong community for those with disabilities.  There were so many informative workshops, we thought we’d  take this week to share what we found in case you [...]

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Traveling with a Disability Made Easy

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Some of the greatest family bonding opportunities happens during family vacations.  Planning a trip with a loved one with a disability can often be challenging, stressful and burdensome.  Luckily, you don’t have to do it alone.  The Society of Accessible Travel and Hospitality will help you find accessible hotels, activities and destinations.  They provide helpful [...]