How To Buy One of The Best Portable Patient Lifts

How To Buy One of The Best Portable Patient Lifts

The challenges of the portable patient lifts Moving your body from one place to another is a luxury that people with neuromuscular weakness or disease do not have. Those who have challenges are with muscle weakness must rely on their caregivers to assist them with their mobility. Yet, caregivers can develop back pain, hernias, and…

How To Best Conquer Body Mechanics and Transferring With Courage

How To Best Conquer Body Mechanics and Transferring With Courage

  Body Mechanics First, Body mechanics means the proper use of muscles to move and lift objects and maintain correct posture. “It’s not the size that counts but how we use the muscles that make the difference.” Secondly, It is so essential to use good body mechanics while lifting your loved one. I had a…

How Caregivers Use Transfer Aids
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How Caregivers Use Transfer Aids

  Transferring patients to a chair/wheelchair It is important to realize, Transfer aids are very important to help your loved ones in a wheelchair. Another key point, once the patient has adjusted to sitting at the side of the bed, they are ready to transfer to a chair or wheelchair. Indicate the patient’s stronger side….