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Six Benefits of Mobility Scooters

Posted on: April 20th, 2018 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

Are you considering the purchase of a mobility scooter for yourself or a loved one? We often have the privilege of seeing our equipment change lives and open doors! Electric scooters can help their users regain independence, stay comfortable, and more! In fact, we’ve gathered a list of six benefits that come from using this […]

3 Things to Consider Before Ramp Installation

Posted on: March 19th, 2018 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

We’ve had the great privilege of being able to install countless ramps, stairlifts and ceiling tracks. If you’re planning on a ramp installation in the near future, follow these tips to prepare for our arrival in advance: What kind of a ramp do you need? Do you have a high threshold, such as the kind […]

Mobility Scooters: A Quick Guide

Posted on: March 12th, 2018 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

Dealing with health issues can be overwhelming in and of itself. But having to purchase a piece of mobility equipment can be downright daunting. There are so many choices on the market that you may not know where to start. Luckily, Valley Home Medical Supply is here to help! We’ve put together this quick guide […]

5 Ways Technology Can Help Seniors Stay Independent

Posted on: February 24th, 2018 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

Are you worried about mom and dad aging safely in-home? There’s an app for that. Since February is Senior Independence Month, we’re going to focus on a few modern technologies that can give you peace of mind and help your parents stay in their home longer: Home delivered Food.   More grocery stores than ever […]

3 Questions You May Have About Heart Health and Incontinence

Posted on: February 10th, 2018 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

There’s hearts, chocolates and cupids everywhere this time of year. February plays host to Valentine’s Day, but did you know that it’s also American Heart Month? While many people are aware of the dangers of heart disease, fewer are aware of its connection to other health conditions, including incontinence. An estimated 25 million Americans have […]

Alternatives to Taking Away the Keys from Your Elderly Parents

Posted on: January 24th, 2018 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

It’s never easy to watch our parents grow older, especially as we find ourselves having conversations with them about their independence. Driving, in particular, can be a sticky subject. On one hand, you don’t want them to be unsafe. On the other, you know what losing that much freedom will mean to them. Fortunately, there […]

Bathroom Safety: Don’t overlook it!

Posted on: January 10th, 2018 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

Sticking to New Year’s Resolutions

Posted on: December 30th, 2017 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

  As you find yourself caught up in the mad dash of holiday shopping, baking and traveling, somewhere in the back of your mind, you may find yourself worrying about one thing: those New Year’s Resolutions. It’s not quite time to start making them yet, but it’s coming up fast. Only 8 percent of people […]

Helping Your Elderly Loved One Celebrate the Holidays

Posted on: December 16th, 2017 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

They say there’s no place like home for the holidays, but if your loved one recently moved into an assisted living facility, they may be feeling like they’re missing out. Today, we’re here with some tips on how you can help your loved ones celebrate the holidays no matter where they’re living: Decorations: Hopefully, your […]

Making Your Thanksgiving Accessible

Posted on: November 17th, 2017 by ValleyHomeMedicalSupplyBlogger

There’s nothing quite like the holidays to bring the family together! This time of year can also present many challenges, especially for those who have issues with their mobility. Today, we’d like to share three tips to make your next holiday gathering more accessible: Mobility Scooters When it comes to holiday shopping, venturing out to […]