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Daily Living Aids can improve the quality of life and personal independence of persons living with a disability. They can make the impossible possible again and the difficult easier to deal with. Click through to view the details of any listing and to find contact information.

Aqua Creek Products – Solutions For Pool & Spa Access

Aqua Creek Products offers the total solution for pool and spa access. We are passionate about making access easy and affordable.

Helping Hand Company – Symmetrisleep For In-bed Support & Positioning

Symmetrisleep provides relaxing in bed positioning support for those for those with complex needs, contractures, or spinal cord injury.

Tornado Body Dryer – Safe Body Drying In Or Out Of The Shower

Tornado Body Dryer is the only in-shower body dryer specifically designed for use in the USA that can be installed inside or outside of the shower.

Giraffe Bottle Hands Free Drinking Solution

The Giraffe Bottle Hands Free Drinking Solution allows users with various abilities to stay hydrated. The system is designed to be flexible and easy to use.

E-Z Pull Door Closer – Simple Design Inexpensive Door Closer

E-Z Pull Door Closer allows anyone using a walker, wheelchair, or mobility scooter, to easily close any size door behind them with little to no effort.

MedMinder Pill Dispensers – With Visual & Auditory Alerts & Messages

MedMinder pill dispensers remind the user to take their medications with a series of optional visual and/or auditory alerts and messages.

Pfiffikus Mundwerkzeuge – Mouth Sticks & Head Pointers For Independent Function

Pfiffikus Mundwerkzeuge Mouth Sticks and Head Pointers give people with loss of use of their upper extremities increased independence and function.

Active Hands – Gripping Aids For Holding All Types Objects

Active Hands make gripping aids that gently, yet firmly hold your hand into a gripping shape enabling you to hold tightly onto objects.

Howard’s Total Vise – Tools For Holding & Stabilizing Craft & Hobby Projects

Howard's Tool Vise manufactures holding & positioning devices which can be utilized by people with disabilities to stabilize craft & hobby projects.

Spinal Cord Injury

Spinal cord injury can result in paralysis of the muscles used for breathing; paralysis and/or loss of feeling in all or some of the trunk, arms, and legs; weakness; numbness; loss of bowel and bladder control; and numerous secondary conditions including respiratory problems, pressure sores, and sometimes fatal spikes in blood pressure. Approximately 12,000 new spinal cord injuries occur in the U.S. each year. A majority of injuries occur from motor vehicle accidents, falls, work-related accidents, sports injuries, and penetrations such as stab or gunshot wounds.

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