How to Use a Reacher
How to Use a Reacher – In this video Cindy, PT with Adaptive Equipment Corner demonstrates several types of reachers in varying lengths, which may be helpful for assistance while dressing, reaching items up on a shelf or picking up items off of the floor. The longer style reachers are also helpful with yard work, preventing repetitive bending i.e. when picking up sticks. These items are helpful to individuals with low back pain, limited mobility, or after any type of surgery (total hip/knee replacement, back surgery) that limits one’s bending or reaching abilities.
Check out the related video link below on the Review of the “As Seen On TV” Grab It Reacher
Review of Grab It Reacher
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One of our goals at Adaptive Equipment Corner is to raise public awareness of all types of adaptive equipment available. Therefore, as therapist we have witnessed the life-altering changes the right piece of equipment can mean for an individual’s independence.
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All of our videos highlight a featured product that will bring viewers a sense of independence. Besides raising public awareness, our videos train the viewer on the correct techniques for using the product safely. Additionally, each video includes a written form of all verbal instructions the viewer may need to use the product safely. Therefore, please contact us if you have additional questions. Leave us a message on our Contact page or click HERE.
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First of all, we listed all product videos by room such as kitchen, bathroom, and bedroom. Also, we listed equipment by functionality such as mobility, dressing, and daily living.
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Now, let’s find the video featuring your product. It’s easy! To begin, look at the top of the page for “AECorner’s Featured Products”. Next, click on the name of the room or the kind of product you want to learn about. Finally, click on the picture of the product. As a result, clicking on the picture will redirect you to that an affiliate page.
These videos are for informational purposes only. We recommend that you consult with your physician and local physical or occupational therapist to be evaluated for your adaptive equipment needs.