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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 the Easter 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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Click to read the blog titled: Rediscovering Lasers with K-Laser Therapy

Rediscovering Lasers with K-Laser Therapy

In our collective imagination, the word Laser evokes sci-fi movies and high-tech secret ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Goldilocks and the three WAVs

Goldilocks and the three WAVs

Once upon a time, there was a young girl who needed a new ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Touchpoints: Relieving Stress and More

Touchpoints: Relieving Stress and More

TouchPoints™ are an effective and accessible solution to overcoming stress, anxiety, focus issues, ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Success Stories from Bio Bidet

Success Stories from Bio Bidet

Occupational Therapist Vicki from Norfolk had two clients with different toileting needs: a ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Microsoft Encourages Companies to Use Tech to Help the Most Vulnerable People in Society

Microsoft Encourages Companies to Use Tech to Help the Most Vulnerable People in Society

Microsoft’s CEO, Satya Nadella, has pressed technology companies and world leaders to use ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Purple Tuesday - How the Uk's First Accessible Shopping Day Strived to Make an Everlasting Change

Purple Tuesday - How the Uk's First Accessible Shopping Day Strived to Make an Everlasting Change

Purple Tuesday took place this month, on the 13th of November. It was ...

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Click to read the blog titled: University doesn’t have to be a challenge…

University doesn’t have to be a challenge…

Chris Benoit-Pool, co-founder of AskJules, offers some guidance and advice on the key ...

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Click to read the blog titled: How to choose the right power wheelchair for your client

How to choose the right power wheelchair for your client

Choosing the right powered mobility platform for your client can be a real ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Inspiration, Ambition and Motivation - Introducing the Disability Power 100

Inspiration, Ambition and Motivation - Introducing the Disability Power 100

The Disability Power 100 is out! Who's made the list this year? Who ...

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Click to read the blog titled: First UK airport sensory room opens at Gatwick

First UK airport sensory room opens at Gatwick

As part of a new dedicated area to passengers requiring special assistance, Gatwick ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Become the first Nike sponsored athlete with cerebral palsy? Tick!

Become the first Nike sponsored athlete with cerebral palsy? Tick!

A junior student at the University of Oregon, Justin Gallegos, has signed a ...

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Click to read the blog titled: 9-year old boy with cerebral palsy is this Halloween’s star

9-year old boy with cerebral palsy is this Halloween’s star

For 9-year old Illinois (USA) boy Anthony Alfano, Halloween is more than just ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Quantum Rehab UK launches Q6 Edge 3

Quantum Rehab UK launches Q6 Edge 3

Quantum Rehab UK has released the Q6 Edge 3, their most advanced power ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Independence with Cyber Eyez at Home, School & Work

Independence with Cyber Eyez at Home, School & Work

Smart glasses equipped with Cyber Eyez help with reading, bar codes, colours and ...

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Click to read the blog titled: NFC: The Powerhouse Technology for People with Vision Impairment

NFC: The Powerhouse Technology for People with Vision Impairment

Wireless technologies have revolutionised how people with blindness and vision impairments get information. ...

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Click to read the blog titled: An All-Terrain Wheelchair Perfect For Family Outings

An All-Terrain Wheelchair Perfect For Family Outings

Being able to get outside as a family was a real issue for ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Saddle Chairs - A Step Towards More Independent Living

Saddle Chairs - A Step Towards More Independent Living

A saddle chair can be of great help in rehabilitation, enabling independent life, ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Making Life Easier For Disabled People

Making Life Easier For Disabled People

“The Motability Scheme has been life-changing; it has allowed me to care for ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Written Communication – Falling on Deaf Ears

Written Communication – Falling on Deaf Ears

Identifying and reducing everyday barriers between Deaf people and the mainstream world will ...

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Click to read the blog titled: The Eyes Can Speak A Thousand Words, And More…

The Eyes Can Speak A Thousand Words, And More…

Jonathan Bryan has just released his first book at the young age of ...

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Click to read the blog titled: Don’t Wait Any Longer, Join The World Summit On Accessible Tourism.

Don’t Wait Any Longer, Join The World Summit On Accessible Tourism.

The 2nd World Summit on Accessible Tourism – ‘Destinations for All 2018’ aims ...

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