Category Archives for "Medical"

The 5 Best Lightweight Wheelchairs [Ranked]

  In this post, we ranked five of the best-selling lightweight wheelchairs- and provide a bunch of detailed information to help you select the best option. According to Karman Healthcare, lightweight wheelchairs offer: “an immense upgrade…over a heavy wheelchair that can cause your condition to worsen and may also lead to further physical problems. In […]

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The 5 Best Geri Chairs [Ranked]

 If someone you know has mobility issues and needs something in between a powered mobility device and a wheelchair, a Geri chair can be a highly useful addition (Source). Also known as medical recliners or geriatric chairs, these products are designed to allow persons with mobility issues to get out of the bed and […]

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The 5 Best Hemi Walkers [Ranked]

  Side style hemi walkers are generally lighter than a walker but more stable than a cane. This makes them ideal for individuals who do not need a walker but still require a wider base for support. These specialty, ambulatory devices are engineered to be used with only one hand or arm (Source). Unlike standard […]

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The 5 Best Bariatric Beds [Ranked]

Are you looking for a bed that provides bariatric patients greater support and comfort? If yes, a bariatric bed should is an ideal option. According to RehabMart, by definition, “A bariatric hospital bed is an extra heavy-duty and extra wide bed that is able to reach 54 inches wide, 88 inches long, with a weight […]

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The 5 Best Hip Flexor Support Braces | Plus Pain Relief Guide

Tight hip flexors are almost literally a pain in the ass. Whether you’ve pulled it, are experiencing groin pain, or its some type of sciatic issue- it can be debilitating! I practice Krav Maga (a martial art) and frequently suffer from incredibly tight and sore hip flexors that prevent me from doing particular movements and […]

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The 5 Best Air Compression Leg Massagers

Air Compression Leg Massagers

Air compression leg massagers promise blood and lymphatic circulation therapy- very much like a pair of personal recovery boots. Many of them are even cleared by the FDA and its manufacturers claim that it is beneficial for healing knee pain, tension in the legs, varicose veins, leg cramps as well as general limb tension.How They WorkThe […]

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The 5 Best Pupilometers [Ranked]

A pupilometer or pd meter is designed to accurately measure pupillary distance. Most commonly it is utilized for eyeglass-fitting to ensure that the eyeglass lenses are properly centered on the visual axis.Some Confusion?A confusion regarding pupilometers is that they refer to two different types of tools, one that will measure the distance between pupils, and the […]

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The 5 Best Massage Therapy Classes Online [Ranked]

In this post, we examine five of the best-selling Udemy massage courses.  These classes will not provide you certification, but are useful educational resources that do provide certificates of completion. Each state has different certification requirements- so be sure to do some research if you’re trying to become a licensed practitioner.   For more information about certification, check […]

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The 5 Best Calendar Clocks [Ranked]

Calendar Clocks For the Elderly

Calendar clocks are fantastic tools for people suffering from cognitive impairments, memory loss, impaired vision and for the elderly in general (Source). They reduce an individuals’ anxiety and help caregivers to stick to comfortingly dependable schedules. Calendar clocks for elderly or impaired individuals will prominently display the time, month, day and date (Source). Many of them also […]

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The 5 Best Portable Video Magnifiers [Ranked]

Portable Video Magnifiers

Portable video magnifiers are great vision aids for people with macular degeneration and other low vision impairments. They provide a handy way to magnify newspaper text, menus, maps, recipes as well as prescription medication labels. The ViSee 4.3″ is our favorite of the bunch on the market today. It comes with A large 4.3 inch LCD display screen […]

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