Wednesday, 19 February 2020 | Paul
Caring for someone with epilepsy, particularly if it is severe or exists alongside other issues, can be a stressful and tiring experience. Thankfully there are tools to make it easier. Take a look at our Best Epilepsy Aids.
3 CommentsThursday, 30 January 2020 | Eugene
Caring for a loved one with dementia can be a challenge, especially if that person is prone to wandering. Someone with dementia can begin to wander for any number of reasons, putting themselves at a significant risk of injury, so it's important to have the proper measures in place to prevent it from happening. At Health and Care, we stock a number of intuitive products to minimise the risk of wandering. To see what they can do for you, read our article on the Top 10 Dementia Wandering Products.
Tuesday, 17 December 2019 | Alex
Here at Health and Care, we offer a wide selection of money-saving bundles of New Age Kurling products. But with so many options, you may be confused. Read our guide to find your perfect choice!
Friday, 13 December 2019
Water is one of life's essentials and having it near to hand is incredibly important. Our guide to the Best Water Bottles 2020 includes a wide selection of bottles that are ideal for your hydration needs.
Wednesday, 3 July 2019 | Paul
Helping a loved one with depression keep track of the weekdays can be a hard and emotionally taxing task. Fortunately, dementia clocks can offer them guidance throughout the day: this is our guide to the Best Dementia Clocks.
Friday, 28 June 2019 | Paul
Our organs need oxygen in order to function adequately and keep us healthy. However, how do we know if they're getting enough? Read our expert guide to answer the question: What is Pulse Oximetry?
Friday, 1 July 2016 | John
For the hard of hearing, life can be incredibly difficult at times. Without the ability to hear properly, their home can start to feel like a prison – being unable to know what’s going on in their home just by listening can make life isolating and distressing at times. The Signolux Visual Signal Alert System is a great solution to this issue. It enables the hard of hearing to utilise wireless technology to know what is happening in their homes.
Tuesday, 26 January 2016 | John
Ensuring that those under your care don’t leave their bed or chair without your help can be incredibly important – the dangers of chair and bed falls are all too well documented and can cause serious injury. Because of this, it’s vital that you use the best possible technology available to prevent bed or chair falls and stop people before they become a danger to themselves.
Tuesday, 26 January 2016 | John
Buying care alarms is not an easy process. It’s vital that you know that what you’re buying is right for the person under your care, be it a loved one or a patient. We here at Health & Care want to reduce the stress and anxiety of care alarm purchasing.
Thursday, 3 December 2015 | John
The Chair Occupancy Alarm Mat System With Voice Alert and Pager is a fantastic system for alerting you if a relative or patient leaves their chair when they have difficulty walking. The voice alert aspect ensures that the individual is reassured that help is on the way, and can also work as a reminder to them not to get up on their own.