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iOS Devices as Assistive Technology – an Introduction

The world of Assistive Technology is changing so fast, it is often hard to keep up!  Even for someone like me who is constantly trying to stay ahead of the curve of what is available in the world of technology … Continue reading

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Toilet Access Basics

Toilet Access Basics I visit people with disabilities every week, and whether I am there to look at their home for accessibility, or some high tech need, we inevitably end up talking about using the toilet. I thought I would … Continue reading

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Patient Lifts

Patient Lift If a person with a disability needs help being transferred, one solution is a lift.  This type of lift is often called a Hoyer lift, which was a brand name, but has become a synonym for this style … Continue reading

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Case Study – Denise Salinas

A Case Study – Denise Salinas In this issue we will highlight one of our recent success stories. Here is a little background on our client, Denise Salinas.  Ms. Salinas had polio as a child, which has left her legs … Continue reading

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Tub Access

Tub Access In this issue we will discuss products and techniques to help with tub access. In a previous article we discussed ways to use the bathroom without having to touch any of the fixtures, click here to read that … Continue reading

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Environmental Control – How to control just about anything with the push of a button.

In a previous newsletter we discussed options for automating door opening, but in this article, we will go more in depth on how to control items in your environment. To read the article on door opening, click here. For people … Continue reading

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Wheelchair vs. Scooter – What’s the Difference?

In this issue I wanted to discuss power wheelchair and scooters.  People often use the terms power wheelchair and scooter interchangeably.  Both of the devices have their pros and cons.  I wanted to take this opportunity to get the story … Continue reading

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