Subjects that concern the care of the disabled

Activities of Daily Living star
All about the skills we use daily to care for ourselves and others

Adjusting to Limb Loss star
News of the necessity to lose a limb can be a profound experience. Everyone reacts to limb loss in very different ways. There are several ways to improve the internal healing process.

Blister Protection and Detection star
Friction can be a dangerous thing to skin when your immunity, circulation and mobility are compromised. But, there are things you can do to keep your skin dry, healthy and protected to avoid blisters and pressure sores.

Disabling Chronic Illness Support star
Here are some supportive words on how to work through dealing with a disability and chronic illness.

Medications star
Information about the safe use of medications.

Preparing Yourself for Amputation star
A traumatic accident, cancer or other serious illness like wound infection can initiate limb amputation. Undergoing amputation is quite a strain. What can you expect?

The Benefits of Exercise for Arthritis star
Research shows that the joint pain and stiffness associated with arthritis might very well benefit from a regular exercise regimen. It helps strengthen muscles around the joints, increases flexibility and aids in reducing inflammation.

When A Loved One Has A Disability star
disability support, family respite care, caregiver support

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