Wheelchair ramps become necessary once you have parents or relatives who suffer from an injury or any mobility condition and are required to use a wheelchair. Unfortunately, the construction of wheelchair ramps does not come cheap. In this article we’ll look at the costs of wheelchair ramps, the styles and types of ramps and also…

Stair lifts have become increasingly popular for seniors and others with mobility issues. They allow you to be more independent and stay in your home with stairs longer. But stair lifts are not cheap. So a common question is “does Medicare cover stair lifts?” We look at the answer to this question below. We’ll also…

If you’re experiencing foot pain, one common treatment option is shoe inserts. Shoe inserts, also known as orthotics, are usually prescribed by podiatrists to help relieve foot pain. Below, we look at what they cost, alternative options (plus what they cost) and answer the question “does Medicare cover shoe inserts?” Does Medicare Cover Shoe Inserts?…

Rollators are similar to walkers. Both are used by the elderly for support while they are walking. The difference, however, is that walkers only have handles and legs. This means they have to be lifted each time the user takes a step. Rollators, on the other hand, have wheels. So they do not have to…

Getting a seat cushion for a wheelchair is not just about comfort. It also helps with pressure relief, skin protection, positioning and more stability while seated. Whatever the reason, the question often comes up “does Medicare cover seat cushions?”. We answer this question below. And you’ll also find information about seat cushion costs as well…