Daily Living Aids

Articles and information on daily living aids for seniors, the elderly, handicapped and disabled.

November 20, 2017

Type 2 Diabetes—The Silent Killer

86 million U.S. adults (1 in 3) are considered to be pre-diabetic—blood sugar levels are higher than a normal rate but not quite high enough to […]
September 25, 2017

Self-Care Awareness Month

September has officially been declared ‘Self-Care Awareness Month’ — calling attention to the importance and care of those with physical disabilities. No matter the type of […]
August 21, 2017

Bathroom Safety for Seniors

Most seniors (95%, in fact) want to remain at home and continue to live independently. But with this desire, comes the importance of properly vetting the […]
August 14, 2017

The Differences Between Essential Tremors and Parkinson’s Disease

Essential Tremor and Parkinson’s Disease: What’s the difference? Essential Tremors, often confused with Parkinson’s Disease, is a ‘nervous system (neurological) disorder that causes involuntary and rhythmic shaking. […]
July 14, 2017

Juvenile Arthritis: Symptoms and Remedies

Juvenile Arthritis, (JA), also known as Pediatric Rheumatic Disease, affects approximately 300,000 children in the United States. JA is considered to be the umbrella term used […]
June 16, 2017

Celebrating Fathers with Disabilities

As Father’s Day (June 19) approaches, we remember fathers of all stripes, but one segment of the population of fathers that we would like to focus […]
April 8, 2017
Father & Son Baking Cookies

No Limits in the Kitchen: Cooking With Limited Mobility

For the new cook or someone who doesn’t enjoy cooking, kitchen duty can be difficult. Those with disabilities may find cooking in the kitchen especially challenging. […]