As we age, we are often presented with challenging health conditions, such as arthritis, tendonitis or carpal tunnel syndrome. These conditions may cause pain in the back, knees, hips or hands, and make bending or reaching a challenge. Fortunately, there are many tools that can help eliminate some pain and aggravation by reducing the need for stretching, twisting, pushing and handling heavier objects.
Check out our list of tools we think you should try and why.
Shoe Horn – Shoe horns come in various materials and lengths. Whether you have trouble putting on your shoes or don’t want to ruin the back of your shoes, using a shoe horn can be a big help. It prevents straining your lower body AND saves your shoes!
Magnetic Jewelry Clasp – Connect a necklace or bracelet with ease. Magnet connects to jewelry to lock in place, has a built in safety lock.
Stocking Aid – A stocking aid can help those with limited mobility and bending put on their socks with ease. The stocking aid holds the sock open, allowing the user to easily pull them on. Available in several different sizes and styles to fit the needs of almost everyone.
Two–Handle Cup – Sturdy and safe, the two-handle cup can hold both hot and cold liquids. The spout and anti-splash lids allow for safe consumption of hot beverages. Ideal for those who experience hand tremors.