Often we buy our loved ones gifts that we think they might like, but why not gifts they need? Gifts that will improve their ability to carry out everyday tasks and improve their independence. This Christmas, we at Beechfield Healthcare, want to help you find the perfect gift for your loved one. We have individual gifts and stocking fillers that are ideal for those who need a little help around the house or with their day-to-day tasks.Read more »
aids for the elderly
Comfort is key priority for wheelchair users and we are on your side when it comes to providing it. Choosing the correct chair is a very important decision.Read more »
The cold and frosty weather is here and with MET Eireann issuing various colours of weather warnings, and temperatures plummeting into the minus fields, it can be easy to trip or fall on the wet and icy surfaces. Going for a walk can seem like a challenge if you have mobility issues and the fear of falling on slippy surfaces can cause further trepidation of leaving the house.Read more »
A slip or a fall can change your day, your week, and maybe even your life. A fall can happen anywhere and to anyone, regardless of age, and can be extremely frightening and quite painful.
The older we get, the more commonplace slips and falls become, and the risk of significant injury also increases. It is extremely important that as we grow older, and more importantly as our parents grow older, that we reduce these risks to enable them to live an active, independent, and healthy lifestyle.Read more »