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Assistive technology for people with disabilities

People with disability usually goes through many challenges that sometimes deprives away their dignity and personality. Simple task such as wearing socks or wiping themselves after visiting washroom and toilet usually seems like a nightmare to them.  Failure to achieve such a simple task, people with disability most of time feels embarrassed and feels to have lost their dignity. This individual despite what they go through needs to be respected and their right need not be violated. The big question remains how do you help a person with disability achieve a higher quality of life especially for people with bowel movement

Providing support, love, and companionship to persons with disabilities shows a dedicated and compassionate commitment to them. This individual likes being shown such a kind of love to keep them feeling they are part and parcel of the family and highly recognized despite their inability to do anything for the family.

With the right assistive tool and device, people with disabilities can enjoy a lot of normal routine living activities without if the help of caregivers. There are several of the assistive devices for people with the disability that aid a lot in restricting movement in effort of allowing ample time for the healing to the injured site. These devices include sock aid devices, toilet wiping aid, and diabetic ulcer boots.

Sock aid device

Sock aid device is an assistive device that helps a person with disabilities reach out and wear a sock. They are most used by individuals with hip replacement, spinal injuries, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis. They are readily available from online stores and comes with different designs and features.

Toilet wiping aid

Toilet wiping aid is an assistive device that helps a person with disabilities attain hygiene by helping them reach perianal and wipe their butt. They can be used by individual hip replacement, spinal injuries, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis.

Diabetic ulcer boots

As the name suggest diabetic ulcer boot is the assistive special designed boot that helps and aids diabetic person heal and recover from diabetic foot ulcers. They come in different designs, make and features.

 

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