In today’s Fall Prevention Week guide to fall management we’ll take a look at your living areas. Living rooms, halls and stairways all have their own challenges when it comes to fall prevention. Wires, cords, a rug with an upturned corner, that chair that’s a bit too low, slippery stairs, and trying to clean things [...]
In today’s focus for National Fall Prevention Awareness Week we’ll move to the Bathroom. Ahh the bathroom, the lavatory, the restroom, the loo, the latrine. By any name it’s one of the most dangerous places in the house to fall. Hard fixtures, close quarters, and wet conditions can all lead to some pretty serious injuries [...]
Did you know this week is National Fall Prevention Awareness Week and National Fall Prevention Day is September 23rd this year? EasierLiving wants to help spread the word and spotlight some fall management products for your home to help you prevent falls and stay healthy and on your feet. All this week we’ll go room [...]
Safeguarding the exterior of your home is equally as important as the inside.
Instead of suffering through those aches, pains and sprains, keep the following in mind when completing your yard work this fall.
Fall prevention should be at the forefront of your mind this season.
There are many ways to improve the safety of your loved one’s bathroom.
As a caregiver, you always have to be aware of any potential hazards that your loved ones may encounter.
During the winter, falls and injuries increase at a rapid rate. Before this winter is in full effect, take some time to prepare your home and the home of the loved one you are caregiving for both inside and out. There are a few adjustments that can be made to your home and a few [...]
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 [...]