Archives for September 2015

How Lumbar Support Will Improve Your Mobility

Before your back started hurting you probably never realized how important it is to your mobility. While back pain can be caused by various factors, most cases are caused by poor lumbar support, leading to poor posture. When your back hurts from poor lumbar support, performing simple tasks can be taxing. Getting up from a [Read More….]

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Preventing the Flu This Season

Preventing the Flu this Season

With fall in the air and winter quickly approaching, flu season is on everyone’s mind. Each year the flu seems to get progressively worse, so what can you do to help reduce your risk for contracting the flu virus this fall? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the single-most effective way [Read More….]

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Getting Adjusted to Your First Power Wheelchair

So you’re in the process of getting your first power chair. You have already scoped out the best chair, so now you need to know what you can expect from your new device. Good news! You’ve come to the right place because Aeroflow is here to prepare you for owning your new power wheelchair.   Batteries/Motor [Read More….]

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Living with COPD

One of the most difficult conditions chronic conditions facing Americans today is chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, commonly known as COPD. Among the risk factors for COPD, cigarette smoking is the leading cause. However, this is not the exclusive cause, as other lung irritants—such as air pollution, chemical fumes, or dust—also may contribute to COPD. COPD [Read More….]

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Is a Power Wheelchair or Power Scooter Best?

Both of these devices have specific features that make one better for an individual over the other. It is also important to note that your physician will be looking for key items when determining which mobility aid is best for you. Below Aeroflow Healthcare breaks down the differences between a power wheelchair and scooter. Steering For [Read More….]

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What "Bed Rest" Means for You and Baby

What “Bed Rest” Means for You and Baby

When you’re put on bed rest, generally speaking, it is to take the weight of your uterus off your cervix. Studies show 1 in 5 pregnant women are put on bed rest at some point during pregnancy (for various reasons- risk of preterm labor, preeclampsia, carrying multiples, weak cervix, etc). Bed rest can last anywhere [Read More….]

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Product Feature: Jazzy 614 HD

Product Feature: Jazzy 614 HD

Pride Mobility, the manufacturer of the Jazzy 614 HD power wheelchair, defines the chair as a mobility device that “delivers outstanding performance and superb maneuverability in a powerful, stylish package. Enhanced in-line motors, advanced ATX suspension, and upgraded electronics make the 614 HD an innovative and exceptional overall value.” The Jazzy 614 HD delivers outstanding [Read More….]

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Manual vs. Electric Breast Pump

Manual vs. Electric Breast Pump

Breast pumps are a great commodity to have with a little one- whether you’re looking to relieve engorgement, feed a NICU baby, go back to work, share feeding with Dad, or build milk supply. Whether you need an electric pump or manual is a common question amongst first time shoppers. Manual pump pros: With a [Read More….]

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Power Wheelchair Safety

Power Wheelchair Safety

Before utilizing your power wheelchair, it is important that you make sure to explore the devices’ manual page by page so that you can begin to understand each part of your new wheelchair.  Manual’s are available online for your review on Pride and Drive’s websites, and  one copy does come with the chair as well. Remember to also take the [Read More….]

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Bonding with your baby

Bonding With Your Baby

Bonding with your baby simply means you form an intense attachment; but don’t let the simplicity of the definition take away from the incredible pleasure and joy you can achieve by bonding with your child. There are multiples ways your body and mind facilitate this – both chemically and emotionally. From the first kick to [Read More….]

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WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING...
“Aeroflow was wonderful when it came to helping us with our wheelchairs and lift-even showed us how to use the lift. We were very thankful for the friendly and knowledgeable service.”
WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING...
“I was looking for a power wheelchair for my wife. Aeroflow had a great selection and they were very kind and helpful on the phone. Great people to do business with!”
WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING...
“I recently bought a Go-GoPower Scooter from Aeroflow and couldn't be happier with its mobility and compact design. The chair is amazing and goes anywhere I want. It was a great experience!”
WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING...
“My doc referred me to Aeroflow when I needed a sleep test, and I went back when I needed a wheelchair. The service was exceptional! Aeroflow really cares about their customers.”