Having a lift right where you need it can help caregivers and their loved ones avoid injury and feel more secure
posted on October 1, 2012 - 9:15am
Getting from here to there is often a challenge for people with muscle weakness due to neuromuscular diseases — and for their caregivers.
Caregivers can develop back pain, hernias and other injuries from lifting a loved one who is unable to self-transfer. And the person being lifted risks injury from being dropped or dragged.