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Ability Superstore Blog - Page 5

Welcome to our blog, your one-stop resource for news, features and resources for living life to the fullest. View our articles on the latest mobility products and features with disability bloggers.

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June 24, 2020

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June 24, 2020

Love Your Lungs Week June 2020

Support “Love Your Lungs Week” and raise awareness of the importance of having healthy lungs.

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June 22, 2020

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June 22, 2020

Lockdown Life Lessons: What Have We Learnt About Ourselves?

Human resilience, resourcefulness and self-preservation: 5 ways being in lockdown has changed us for the better.

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June 19, 2020

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June 19, 2020

What Have We Been Buying During Lockdown?

How the UK is spending their money during lockdown.

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June 18, 2020

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June 18, 2020

18 June 2020 – Alzheimer’s Society Cupcake Day – Raise Some Dough!

See how you can help in this year's Alzheimer’s Society Cupcake Day.

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June 17, 2020

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June 17, 2020

The Day I Was Bitten By – The Beast!

The joys of being hoisted and getting away from The Beast aka multiple sclerosis!

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June 17, 2020

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June 17, 2020

World Blood Donor Day

Four simple words... GIVE BLOOD. SHARE LIFE.

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June 16, 2020

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June 16, 2020

Father’s Day – 21 June 2020

Father’s Day - a celebration of fathers everywhere!

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June 14, 2020

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June 14, 2020

How To Measure And Use A Walking Stick – A Step-by-Step Guide

An easy-to-follow mobility aids guide for how to choose the right walking stick and also how to measure the height of the walking stick

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June 13, 2020

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June 13, 2020

As Lockdown Is Eased, How To Ensure Your Car Is Ready

Tips for making sure your car is ready for your next trip

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June 10, 2020

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June 10, 2020

June 2020 – Carers' Week – Making Caring More Visible

All you need to know about Carers Week in 2020

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June 9, 2020

Lots of small illustrations depicting elements of a diabetic's life such as finger pricking, exercise, drink and food

June 9, 2020

June 8 to 14 2020 – Diabetes Awareness Week

Diabetes Awareness Week – a few facts and stats.

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June 7, 2020

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June 7, 2020

June 2020 – Cataract Awareness Month

Cataract Awareness Month, June 2020 – all you need to know.

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June 5, 2020

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June 5, 2020

British Summer Essentials

Keeping ahead of the unpredictable British summer weather, with our top tips and products.

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May 29, 2020

Facemasks – To Wear Or Not To Wear – That Is The Dilemma!

May 29, 2020

Facemasks – To Wear Or Not To Wear – That Is The Dilemma!

Let’s examine the medical advice to see if wearing a face mask will help protect us from catching Covid-19, the devastating respiratory illness which is currently sweeping around the world.

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May 15, 2020

Keeping Safe In These Uncertain Times – Your Guide To PPE

May 15, 2020

Keeping Safe In These Uncertain Times – Your Guide To PPE

Your guide to common PPE (personal protective equipment) items.

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March 2, 2020

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March 2, 2020

Practical Advice On Hand Hygiene

See our guide on practising good hand hygiene with expert tips from the BHTA.

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January 3, 2020

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January 3, 2020

Beating The January Blues

Read some of our top tips for help beating the January blues

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October 21, 2019

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October 21, 2019

5 Tips For An Accessible Winter Holiday

Our top tips for an accessible winter getaway.

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June 21, 2019

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June 21, 2019

6 Tips To Prevent Dehydration And Overheating In Seniors

Read our 6 tips on helping to prevent dehydration and overheating in seniors and those living with dementia.

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June 18, 2019

An old type of greenhouse. Inside are plants and an old comfy chair

June 18, 2019

Contributed Article: Transforming Your Garden Outhouse Into An Accessible Year-Round Haven

Top tips for an accessible garden, by freelance writer Amy Fletcher.

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