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Shower Cubicle for Disabled Users | More Ability
22 February 2019
If you’re looking for information on the various options for shower cubicle for disabled users we’ve covered everything you need to know in this comprehensive article including carer assisted shower cubicle for disabled users and level access shower cubicles for the elderly.Read More
Bathroom Safety for the Elderly | Bathroom Safety Tips | More Ability
2 October 2018
Slips, trips and falls are common in the bathroom, and unfortunately, they can be fatal. Here, we take a look at five simple ways you can make your bathroom safer.Read More
Merging an aesthetical bathroom design while meeting a user’s clinical needs
14 June 2018
Mobility bathrooms, often for the elderly and less-able, tend to be required as a direct result of a clinical need. Purely rational in requirement the majority of mobility bathrooms can be an eyesore due to a hospital-esk solution being featured in the domestic home. Not an intentional outcome by any means however when functional requirements understandably take president over an aesthetical design there is often a line drawn under what would look good and what will be fit for purpose.Read More
How to design an assisted bathroom, suitable for simultaneous end-user and care giver use.
11 May 2018
In the UK over 6.5 million of us are classified as a care giver. That figure will include professional working carers as well as family carers. Within this article we will focus on both care types from a domiciliary care point of view, usually referred to as home care. The reasons for doing so is that in any instance where domiciliary care is being provided it is anticipated it will cover the concept of assisted bathing as a result of the bathroom being a high risk and/or troublesome area.Read More
Arthritis; the UK’s most common health related condition - a guide to understanding how it can affect bathing and what you can do about it.
9 April 2018
In the UK more than 10 million people each year consult their GP with arthritic related conditions. Although there are a number of treatments available, including weight management, medication, joint replacement, surgery, physical and occupational therapy, arthritis is a long term health condition and, in the majority of causes, can never be cured.
For the most part, living with Arthritis, is about making changes in order to make life easier, make the management of the pain bearable and transforming the constraints into governable and enjoyable freedoms.Read More
Offering a collaborative approach to creating a mobility bathroom.
7 December 2017
When it comes to creating a mobility bathroom for a safe and practical bathing experience the project usually starts one of two ways; with an Occupational Therapist or a Specialist Mobility Bathroom Company.
Although either will, in most instances, result in a purpose built accessible bathroom adaptation that caters for the individual wants, needs and requirements of the end user the process in which this will be achieved can differ somewhat.Read More