After having surgery, it is important for you to follow the suggestions from your healthcare team on how to prevent the risk of infection or re-opening your incision. Falling or slipping on wet areas in the bathroom are hazards that you must avoid at any time, but especially if you are going through postop recovery […]
Foot surgery is a particularly disruptive procedure, as it leaves you quite limited when it comes to moving around. You won’t be able to put any weight on the affected foot for a significant period of time. Whether you lead an active lifestyle or you simply need to maneuver through your local grocery store, staying […]
No one enjoys being cooped up in a hospital, and being released to return home is something to celebrate. However, physicians are typically unwilling to send you home if you lack the equipment you need to complete your recovery. Hospital beds, both semi-electric and full-electric, have important features that can keep you safe and healthy […]
There are many reasons why you might be facing mobility limitations. Some are temporary, for example recovering from foot surgery, while others result from chronic conditions. Fortunately, you have a variety of choices when it comes to assistive equipment. If you are unable to put weight on your leg or foot, you may be considering […]
Thousands of people in San Diego use wheelchairs daily. Wheelchair maintenance and repair are two topics any wheelchair owner in Southern California must know a bit about. Let’s look at some important ways to keep your wheelchair working as best as possible in the San Diego area.