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How Exercise Brings A Better Quality Of Life

As we’re often told by doctors and medical professionals, the better care we take of ourselves through eating healthily and doing regular exercise the better quality of life we can expect as we age.

However, it seems that many of us find it difficult to follow this sound advice. According to statistics dating back to 2009 and quoted by Read more

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Overcoming Mobility Problems Associated With Using The Bathtub

Anyone suffering from reduced mobility, whether temporary or permanent, can find the normally simple task of having a bath quite difficult. Here we look at some of the specific problems that can be experienced, alongside a range of solutions that will make using the bathtub safe and easy.

The problems

The main problems associated with using a bath when mobility has declined a...
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Which Bath Lift Is Right For Me?

All types of bath lift provide assistance getting up and down in the bath and can be easily fitted to an existing bath tub without any major bathroom changes. A simple bath lift can be lifted into the bath tub and secured with suction cups to the bottom of the bath, allowing it to be removed when not required. Other types must be fitted to the wall and have a belt that stretches over the top...
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Walk in Bath FAQ’s

In our FAQ blog we answer some of the questions we’re commonly asked about walk-in baths.

What is a walk-in bath?

People with reduced mobility, either through disability or ageing, find using a bath tub difficult and hazardous. A walk-in bath is designed to make using a bath easier. These types of bath have a door in the side which can be opened, allowing the bather to ...
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Benefits Of Hydrotherapy For The Elderly

In this blog we take a look at hydrotherapy, a treatment commonly used by medical professionals to treat conditions such as arthritis and rheumatism, and provide an idea of how you can introduce it’s benefits into your home.

What is hydrotherapy?

Hydrotherapy is the use of warm water to treat different conditions, such as arthritis and rheumatic problems. Typically the...
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Bath Lift Or Walk In Bath – Which Option Is Best For You?

Bath lifts are often a popular choice for people who find a bath difficult to use. They are inexpensive and simple compared to installing a new bathroom designed around an end user’s requirements. However, they are often not suitable for everyone.

The main advantage is that they provide assistance with getting up and down in the bath, ...
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Choosing A Walk In Bath For The Disabled Or Elderly

Anyone who now finds standard baths awkward to use are running the risk of finding themselves unable to get out of a bath, a very unpleasant and distressing experience for anyone who has been through it. Slips, falls and the injuries that arise can be debilitating and life changing if serious.  A walk-in bath is the ideal solution, as it helps i...
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How Do Walk In Baths Work?

A walk-in bath is, in some respects, as familiar as a standard bath, but will always raise questions when people consider having one fitted. Here are our answers to some of the questions about walk-in baths we hear every day:

1) How high is the step into the walk-in bath?

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Looking for a Walk-In Bath? Make sure you book an appointment with us this festive season!

It’s almost Christmas, the season to be jolly! So make sure that yourself or your loved one bathes in comfort in 2016 with one of Absolute Mobility’s fantastic walk-in baths.

Invented to make the bathing process for those who are less able both simpler and safer, we have a wide range of products to choose from to suit all needs.

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The Walk-In Bath Guide- Part 2: The Installation

Part 2: The Installation

Welcome back to our walk-in bath guide. Having read part 1 you will now have an appreciation of the types of baths available. Now, in part 2, we’ll look at the more practical aspects of the decision making process including, finances and feasibility.

Site Feasibility

Once the buyer has chosen a bath or narrowed down a short...
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The Walk-in Bath Guide – Part 1: Your Options

A walk-in bath, sometimes referred to as a bath with a door, is a decision which requires some thought. Any purchaser needs to be sure they have selected the right bath for their needs. In making the decision a number of factors have to be considered. Here, in our two part blog, we intend to explore the frequently occurring choices in the walk -in bath purchase. Be sure to pick up part 2 for...
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