Monthly Archives: October 2018

  1. Beechfield Healthcare Are The Irish Distributors Of The P'Pod

    Beechfield Healthcare Are The Irish Distributors Of The P'Pod

    We have become the only Irish Distributors of the P’Pod.

    The P'Pod in a vibrant blue

    The P'Pod product has been designed to offer disabled children and adults a comfortable seating experience with full support. It can be used at home or in day care centres and with its bean bag base, it’s easy to move around the house and doesn’t take up a lot of space unlike other supported chairs. The bean bag base allows the restricted user to feel at ease and relaxed while also receiving full postural support which in the long run is very influential for their development.The P'Pod in pink

    The P’Pod has a unique patented design that offers either a symmetrical

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  2. Keeping Mum and Dad At Home. Part 1: Bathroom

    Keeping Mum and Dad At Home. Part 1: Bathroom

    Keeping Mum & Dad At Home: Bathroom Aids

    A slip or a fall can cause very minor or very serious injuries, depending on the circumstance. They are very common in the bathroom due to baths/showers and spills of water. The older we are or the less mobile we are, can increase the impact they have on our bodies so if there is any chance of us decreasing the chances of them, then we should take the opportunity to do so as they can have a huge influence on our everyday lifestyle, independency, confidence and mental health.

    According to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) statistics, over 30% of adults over the age of sixty-five, have at least one fall a year due to their own health e.g. muscle weakness, mobility, poor eyesight and balance problems. Although, not all falls results in bodily

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