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Reducing musculoskeletal injuries in care facilities

Reducing Musculoskeletal Injuries In Care Facilities

It has been stated that “The adult human form is an awkward burden to lift or carry. Weighing up [...]
Old lady fallen over

How To Reduce Post Falls Syndrome

Written by: Kate Sheehan, Occupational Therapist    A fall is defined as a unintentional move from a higher to a [...]

Doctor Explains The Importance Of Post Falls Assessment Tool, ISTUMBLE

“The reason I became involved with the ISTUMBLE project is that it is so profoundly positive for residents of [...]

Protecting EMS Resources During the COVID-19 Outbreak

A UK business that specializes in the supply of safe patient lifting equipment to EMS agencies, has been leading [...]
Common Causes For Falls In Amputees

Common Causes For Falls In Amputees

Common Causes For Falls In Amputees As an amputee, you have an increased risk of falling, especially in the [...]
Risk Factors Of Sarcopenia For Falls In The Elderly

Risks Factors Of Sarcopenia For Falls In The Elderly

Did you know age-related muscle degeneration is a risk factor for falls in the elderly? Sarcopenia involves loss of [...]
Innovative Lifting Equipment Provides Support To Veterans

Innovative Lifting Equipment Provides Support To Veterans

Safe patient handling involves the use of assistive devices to ensure that veterans can be lifted safely and that [...]
Post fall management for Veterans

Post Fall Management for Veterans

A fall is defined as an ‘event which results in a person coming to rest inadvertently on the ground [...]

Falls Prevention for People Living with Dementia

It is important to be aware that people living with Dementia conditions, such as Alzheimer’s, have a greater propensity [...]
First Responders: Time To Talk About Your Bad Day

First Responders: Time To Talk About Your Bad Day At Work

First responders are always there to help us, but who’s there to help them? It can’t be easy or [...]
Virtual Reality Helps Lonely Resident

Virtual Reality Helps Lonely Long Term Care Residents

Unfortunately, many residents in senior living communities can experience long periods of time without a visit from a family [...]
X ray scan with arthritis

8 Simple Steps To Avoiding Arthritis In Later Life

Helping people with arthritis is one of our top priorities here at Mangar Health. In fact, it’s why we [...]
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