May is National Arthritis Month – Graham-Field Products Assist in Providing Relief

May is National Arthritis Month – Graham-Field Products Assist in Providing Relief According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, arthritis is one of the most common health conditions in the United States. About 1 in 4 adults have arthritis that has been diagnosed by a doctor[1]. Since May is National Arthritis Month, what are some important facts about

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Graham-Field Nebulizers Can Help Provide Relief during Allergy Season

Spring – When you realize you’re allergic to everything you love! What can we say about allergy season that hasn’t already been said? Those of us that suffer seasonal allergies know the symptoms all too well! But did you know that allergies are the 6th leading cause of chronic illness in the U.S. with an annual cost in excess of

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Lumex® Wheelchair Cushions – Made With Dura-Gel™

Did you know that our Lumex® gel wheelchair cushions are made with our non-aqueous proprietary gel, Dura-Gel™? Lumex® wheelchair cushions do not pool, and are made with high density base foam, providing the utmost comfort to wheelchair users. Our cushions are designed with features such as a convoluted foam topper, 4 way stretch top, and a no-slip base fabric. They

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Coming Soon: the Everest & Jennings® PureTilt Tilt-in-Space Wheelchair

The PureTilt patented Tilt-in-Space Wheelchair, designed by an Occupational Therapist to provide safe and independent transitions to facilitate optimal comfort for a patient. A manual tilt wheelchair that has a user-adjusting tilt control so that the wheelchair user can readjust their own posture throughout the day. This is vital for comfort and pressure relief. The PureTilt comes standard with an

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November is Diabetes Awareness Month — Take Care of Your Health!

I was determined to share my positive approach and not let diabetes stand in the way of enjoying my life. Paula Deen According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 34.2 million Americans — just over 1 in 10 — have diabetes, and 88 million American adults — 1 in 3 — have prediabetes¹. Since November is American

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Respiratory Care Week Is October 24-30th — Helping Others to Breathe Easier!

To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded Ralph Waldo Emerson For those with breathing or airway problems such as COPD, Asthma, or Cystic Fibrosis, respiratory therapy is vital to enjoying a better quality of life. Therefore, we share in giving our appreciation to those who work hard in behalf of

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October Is National Physical Therapy Month — Let’s Get A Move On!

According to The American Physical Therapy Association, inadequate physical activity results in an added $117 billion in health care costs in the U.S. and leads to reduced quality of life for millions of Americans.¹ Therefore, this October, National Physical Therapy Month has the theme of promoting physical activity. The physical therapy community can contribute in unique ways to help people

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October Is Eye Injury Prevention Month — Don’t Forget Your Goggles!

Do you like simple solutions? Don’t we all? One of the easiest things you can do for your health is protecting your eyes from injury. How so? Wearing protective eyewear such as goggles, visors and other defense can prevent up to 90% of all eye injuries. And with nearly half of all eye injuries occurring in the home¹, it’s important

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September Is World Alzheimer’s Month — Know Dementia, Know Alzheimer’s

To love a person is to learn the song in their heart and sing it to them when they have forgotten. Arne Garborg To lose a memory is to lose the past. That past is filled with a family, accomplishments, and things a person enjoys doing in life. Like a thief, Alzheimer’s — the most common cause of dementia¹ —

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September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

You must always remember you are braver than you believe. Stronger than you seem Christopher Robin When children receive a diagnosis of cancer, our hearts collectively break. Worldwide, about 400,000 children and adolescents are diagnosed with cancer each year.¹ Since September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, what are the facts? The Facts Cancer is the leading cause of death by

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