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Elderly Needs Mechanical Assistants. Part 3 of 3

Elderly Needs Mechanical Assistants – Part 3 of 3

People’s abilities varied greatly by the activity studied. Ninety percent of seniors can feed themselves with no help, but only just half can bathe without some kind of assistance. 202 more words

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Elderly Needs Mechanical Assistants. Part 2 of 3

Elderly Needs Mechanical Assistants – Part 2 of 3

It’s not as menacing and white as we might have thought”. “There’s a Twilight Zone area between those who are perfectly fine and those who aren’t, and these are the people who can probably be helped most with rehabilitation therapy or assistive devices. 160 more words

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Elderly Needs Mechanical Assistants. Part 1 of 3

Elderly Needs Mechanical Assistants – Part 1 of 3

Elderly Needs Mechanical Assistants. Two-thirds of bodies over the age of 65 need help completing the tasks of daily living, either from special devices such as canes, scooters and bathroom pinch bars or from another person, new research shows. 240 more words

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Unlawfully Wedded After

People in the disabled community would like their chance to have legally binding marriages without crippling themselves or their partners financially. Many people are not even aware that an issue even exists concerning this topic but it does, and it’s huge. 402 more words

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6 days to go!

The foam and spray glue arrived. I can stuff the Audrey 2 hand puppet so it fits on my hand and arm. We begin the big build Sunday with the back drop going up first. 31 more words

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Sleep - how long can you evade me?

I have never had a decent nights sleep since my pain started 8 years ago. I regularly see most of the hours on the clock throughout the night, and am lucky to get 2 hours of broken sleep, as one of my pains wakes me up. 441 more words

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BETWEEN ROCKS & HARD PLACES

Well I can now let you in on something. Sort of.

I have had no more major pain, thank the stars. Felt nauseous and feverish and sweaty yesterday evening and again tonight. 1,211 more words