A recent survey by the Disabled Living Foundation (DLG) found that people were now more afraid than ever of losing their independence in old age. More than two thirds of people surveyed were worried about being a burden on their friends and family or having to move into a nursing home. An ageing population means … Read more Fear of losing independence in old age
Arthritis is a common condition which causes pain and inflammation in a joint. People of all ages can experience this pain and stiffness. Unfortunately there is no cure but there are a number of effective treatments that can offer some relief from this debilitating condition. Lifestyle changes are most effective in helping with pain management … Read more Arthritis – does a hot shower help?
Now that the nights are getting longer, the idea of relaxing in a warm bath is much more tempting. But for a lot of people, especially those with mobility difficulties, they may find it hard to get in and out of the bath. At Aquability, we don’t think anybody should be denied the pleasure of … Read more Walk in baths – for peace of mind and comfort
Spruce up your bathroom with a walk-in shower Nothing says elegance like a beautiful walk-in shower. And for people with restricted movement it’s also very practical. However, some people worry about the disruption and costs involved in putting in a new shower but with just a few adjustments you can have the ultimate showering experience. … Read more Walk in showers for the elderly and benefits of bathroom adaptations