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Click to read the blog titled: Leading Disability Campaigner and TGA Whill Ambassador Dr Barham-Brown Talks Self-advocacy at Naidex

Leading Disability Campaigner and TGA Whill Ambassador Dr Barham-Brown Talks Self-advocacy at Naidex

Dr Hannah Barham-Brown, GP, Equity Advocate and TGA WHILL powered wheelchair ambassador, will ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Naidex Ranked as One of the Top Mobility Events to Visit in 2020

Naidex Ranked as One of the Top Mobility Events to Visit in 2020

Handicare has ranked Naidex as one of the top mobility and disability shows ...

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Click to read the blog titled: How To Start Your Own Business From Home in 2020

How To Start Your Own Business From Home in 2020

There are many reasons why people decide to set up their own business, ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Quirky New Year's Resolution Ideas for 2020

Quirky New Year's Resolution Ideas for 2020

The new year is a time for new beginnings and a chance to ...

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Click to read the blog titled: The Electric Wheelchair That You Can Take on an Airplane

The Electric Wheelchair That You Can Take on an Airplane

According to the relevant regulations, most electric wheelchairs do not meet the air ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Ongoing Support and Training Vital for Success of Assistive Technology Solutions

Ongoing Support and Training Vital for Success of Assistive Technology Solutions

A collaborative relationship between the assistive technology industry, employers, education and people with ...

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Click to read the blog titled: What Have the UK Political Parties Pledged for the NHS and Social Care?

What Have the UK Political Parties Pledged for the NHS and Social Care?

During the build up to a general election in the UK, every political ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Can CBD Oil Improve Quality of Life?

Can CBD Oil Improve Quality of Life?

Fine tuning our sleep, appetite, pain, inflammation, immune system, mood, reproduction, and memory ...

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Click to read the blog titled: 12 Exciting and Accessible Trips to Consider over Christmas

12 Exciting and Accessible Trips to Consider over Christmas

There’s no better way to get into the festive mood over Christmas time ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Twelve Tips for Christmas

Twelve Tips for Christmas

Christmas should be a time of joy and laughter. So it’s sad that ...

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Click to read the blog titled: The Best Equipment To Help SEND Students With Independent Learning

The Best Equipment To Help SEND Students With Independent Learning

In the world, we come across many disabilities or limiting factors that can ...

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Click to read the blog titled: The Effects Winter Has on Your Mind and Body

The Effects Winter Has on Your Mind and Body

The short, dark days and cold temperatures of the winter months can do ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Autism Awareness: What a Blue Trick-or-treat Bucket Means This Halloween

Autism Awareness: What a Blue Trick-or-treat Bucket Means This Halloween

This Halloween you may see costumed children trick-or-treating with blue buckets to represent ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Naidex46 Launches Naidex Trade

Naidex46 Launches Naidex Trade

For it’s 46th anniversary, Europe's most established event dedicated to the independent living ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Know Your Numbers: Discover How Your Blood Pressure Can Affect Your Travel

Know Your Numbers: Discover How Your Blood Pressure Can Affect Your Travel

They say that travel is one of the best things that you can ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Are You Ready for Your Next Adventure? Introducing Ablenet.co.uk

Are You Ready for Your Next Adventure? Introducing Ablenet.co.uk

Discover the only national website offering amazing tailored experiences and cool products for ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Flying With an Electric Wheelchair Handcycle

Flying With an Electric Wheelchair Handcycle

Flying is all about experiencing the freedom, and defying the limits. For many ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Get Ready: Disability Pride Brighton 2020

Get Ready: Disability Pride Brighton 2020

Back for its third year in Brighton, Disability Pride took place this year ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Four Ways New SENDcos Can Build Positive Relationships

Four Ways New SENDcos Can Build Positive Relationships

It’s important to remember that relationships and interactions with others are at the ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Hidden Disabilities Recognised in Blue Badge Scheme

Hidden Disabilities Recognised in Blue Badge Scheme

In the biggest change to the blue badge scheme since its introduction in ...

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Click to read the blog titled: CBD is the Ultimate Wellness Trend. But What Exactly is It?

CBD is the Ultimate Wellness Trend. But What Exactly is It?

You have probably heard this three-letter (CBD) phrase somewhere in your day to ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Actionable Steps to Prevent Loneliness for the Elderly

Actionable Steps to Prevent Loneliness for the Elderly

In the UK, loneliness is a big problem for many elderly people... ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Jeffrey's New Gift

Jeffrey's New Gift

Jeffrey is blind, deaf and mute, and the eCane has changed his life ...

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Click to read the blog titled: How a Mobility Aid Can Fight a Rare Disease

How a Mobility Aid Can Fight a Rare Disease

Lisa didn’t like to go out, but it all changed when she got ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Amazon & NHS Launch New Assistive Technology Initiative

Amazon & NHS Launch New Assistive Technology Initiative

Amazon and the NHS have launched a new assistive technology partnership that sees ...

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Click to read the blog titled: New Emojis Are Coming Soon - and They‘re More Inclusive Than Ever!

New Emojis Are Coming Soon - and They‘re More Inclusive Than Ever!

As society moves forward, it’s becoming more and more important to embrace diversity. ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Disabled Dating: Taking a Positive Approach

Disabled Dating: Taking a Positive Approach

With the arrival of brighter and sunnier days, happiness is in the air ...

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Click to read the blog titled: World Wellbeing Week: 5 Ways to Improve Your Wellbeing

World Wellbeing Week: 5 Ways to Improve Your Wellbeing

World Wellbeing Week aims to promote awareness to the various aspects of a ...

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Click to read the blog titled: 5 Tips for Travelling with Hearing Loss

5 Tips for Travelling with Hearing Loss

Travelling with hearing loss or hearing aids can be challenging, but that’s no ...

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Click to read the blog titled: The Prince Tale: Changing the World One Step at a Time

The Prince Tale: Changing the World One Step at a Time

Once Upon a Time, there was a young man in a wheelchair. This ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Launch of Samanta Bullock’s Clothing Line

Launch of Samanta Bullock’s Clothing Line

A fashion brand designing comfortable and stylish garments adapted to wheelchair users. ...

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Click to read the blog titled: How Audiobooks Can Bring the Joy of Reading to Everyone

How Audiobooks Can Bring the Joy of Reading to Everyone

Reading has many recognised health benefits; from reducing stress and helping to combat ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Keeping on Track: Steve Tarrant's Story

Keeping on Track: Steve Tarrant's Story

Steve uses his wheelchair for much more than just daily independence. Steve started ...

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Click to read the blog titled: CBD Oil: Life-changing or Just Another Health Trend?

CBD Oil: Life-changing or Just Another Health Trend?

There has been a growing interest in both physical and mental wellbeing, with ...

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Click to read the blog titled: London’s Transport is Becoming More Accessible!

London’s Transport is Becoming More Accessible!

Londoners’ commutes can be a challenge for people with mobility issues, which is ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Chelsea Foundation’s Disability Showcase: a Weekend of Football Fun

Chelsea Foundation’s Disability Showcase: a Weekend of Football Fun

Chelsea Foundation’s Disability Showcase returned on the 25th & 26th of May, with ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Cycling to Work Is an Option for All

Cycling to Work Is an Option for All

Green Commute Initiative explores how cycling can help disabled people gain employment ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Rare Revolution and the #RareYouthProject

Rare Revolution and the #RareYouthProject

When the team behind Rare Revolution were asked to create a rare disease ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Permobil Launches the New F-series at Naidex 45

Permobil Launches the New F-series at Naidex 45

The company launched their new F-series at Naidex 45, generating a fantastic response ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Technology Plays an Important Role in Treloar’s Students’ Lives

Technology Plays an Important Role in Treloar’s Students’ Lives

Technology has changed the lives of disabled young people and those at Treloar ...

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Click to read the blog titled: The Evolution of the Smart Kitchen

The Evolution of the Smart Kitchen

The Stove Guard from Innohome is designed to support the all-important daily activity ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Kat Gets Her Career Back on Track Thanks to Precision Rehab

Kat Gets Her Career Back on Track Thanks to Precision Rehab

Thanks to her ambassadorial role for Naidex, Kat Pemberton was introduced to Precision ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Recovering Confidence Through Aesthetic Prosthesis

Recovering Confidence Through Aesthetic Prosthesis

Realistic external aesthetic prosthetics are a great solution for patients who where born ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Naidex 45: Celebrating the Independent Living & Healthcare World

Naidex 45: Celebrating the Independent Living & Healthcare World

For its 45th anniversary, Naidex brought together an unbelievable line-up of speakers, exhibitors, ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Smart Home Technology Is Helping People To Live Independently For Longer.

Smart Home Technology Is Helping People To Live Independently For Longer.

Howz learns routines within the home and spots changes early. It provides invaluable ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Choosing your perfect wheelchair

Choosing your perfect wheelchair

Finding the right wheelchair to suit your needs is so important! A wheelchair ...

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Click to read the blog titled: The importance of mobility product test drives

The importance of mobility product test drives

Test driving a mobility scooter or powered wheelchair before ownership is vital for ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Stanley Handling introduce mobility portable ramps to their portfolio

Stanley Handling introduce mobility portable ramps to their portfolio

In keeping with Stanley’s ethos of providing innovative and safe handling solutions, two ...

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Click to read the blog titled: TGA Mobility Test Track At Naidex Promises Unmissable Experience

TGA Mobility Test Track At Naidex Promises Unmissable Experience

As official sponsor, TGA, a leading mobility scooter specialist, will be offering the ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Improving People’s Quality Of Life Using Personalised Assistive Technology Solutions

Improving People’s Quality Of Life Using Personalised Assistive Technology Solutions

Assistive technology can make a positive difference to people’s lives but a person-centred ...

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Click to read the blog titled: See and Scoot: Hazard Perception Training for Mobility Scooter Users

See and Scoot: Hazard Perception Training for Mobility Scooter Users

Unique training resource provides assistance to new and existing scooter users. ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Toilet Tech To Deliver Dignity And Reduce Dependence

Toilet Tech To Deliver Dignity And Reduce Dependence

A shower toilet looks like, and can be used as a conventional toilet; ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Discover The Revolutionary Safety Features Of The Latest Mobility Scooter To Take The Industry By St

Discover The Revolutionary Safety Features Of The Latest Mobility Scooter To Take The Industry By St

Consider safety features when searching for a Mobility scooter at Naidex. ...

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Recovering Confidence Through Aesthetic Prosthesis

Realistic external aesthetic prostheses are a possible solution for patients who where born ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Meet The Fully Automated Intelligent Nursing Assistant

Meet The Fully Automated Intelligent Nursing Assistant

Going to the toilet is an essential but very personal daily living task. ...

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Click to read the blog titled:  How My Mum Having A Stroke Inspired Me To Start Up My Own Business

How My Mum Having A Stroke Inspired Me To Start Up My Own Business

At McAnallen our dream and goal are to design luxurious disability aids that ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Sourcing the Right Product

Sourcing the Right Product

Occupational therapists know first-hand how important a person’s independence is and how it ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Precision Rehab Provides George With The Powerchair Of His Dreams

Precision Rehab Provides George With The Powerchair Of His Dreams

8-year-old George Lockley from Welwyn Garden City enjoys living life to the full ...

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Click to read the blog titled: New App will take the chance out of going out

New App will take the chance out of going out

A new App, AccessAble, has officially launched into the Apple and Google Play ...

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Click to read the blog titled: 6 Cities You Should Visit That Excel in Accessibility

6 Cities You Should Visit That Excel in Accessibility

Thinking of travelling for your next holidays? You're in luck, because Naidex has ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Dating and Disability

Dating and Disability

Is there a subject which more difficult to broach when you are disabled ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Let’s talk about Cancer on World Cancer Day 

Let’s talk about Cancer on World Cancer Day 

On World Cancer Day Naidex is celebrating the absolutely HUGE gains cancer research ...

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Click to read the blog titled:                                      Let's talk about MS

Let's talk about MS

Multiple Sclerosis affects more than 100,000 people in the UK, which means roughly ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Guest Writer: Rosalind Tulloch - Everything Under One Roof

Guest Writer: Rosalind Tulloch - Everything Under One Roof

By Rosalind Tulloch, Editor of PosAbility Magazine -Today’s world is filled with choices, ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Positive Impact Of A Successful Clinical Negligence Case

Positive Impact Of A Successful Clinical Negligence Case

How financial settlements can transform a catastrophically injured person's quality of life. ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Discover Riser Recliner options & talk to the experts about YOUR needs!

Discover Riser Recliner options & talk to the experts about YOUR needs!

Advice & guidance before you buy a Riser Recliner. ...

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Click to read the blog titled: How to Identify a Good Ergonomic Mouse

How to Identify a Good Ergonomic Mouse

Ergonomic mice can help to prevent mouse complaints. But how do you pick ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Share Knowledge and Advice with Access Your Life

Share Knowledge and Advice with Access Your Life

There are around 13.3 million people living with a disability in the UK, ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Quantifying the Unquantifiable

Quantifying the Unquantifiable

How do you value the quality of life when it comes to personal ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Art for ASD - Art Therapy for Austim

Art for ASD - Art Therapy for Austim

Have you ever thought about the power art has to help children with ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Why I wish I had known about Naidex sooner!

Why I wish I had known about Naidex sooner!

Read how Kat, Vlogger, disability activist, model & Naidex Ambassador, found her dream ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Accessibility and Employment Work Together

Accessibility and Employment Work Together

Last year Naidex asked our followers for their experiences with accessibility in the ...

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