Individuals with rheumatoid arthritis may find it difficult to do everyday chores that would otherwise be easy to complete. If you or your loved one suffer from RA, there are ways you can organizationyour home to make it more manageable for the condition.
Those who live in a multistory home should purchase cleaning supplies for each floor. This way you won't have to worry about carrying buckets up or down the stairs.
You can get organized and make things easier for yourself by keeping items you frequently use in specific rooms. For example, something you commonly use while watching TV shouldn't be stored in the bedroom but out in the living room where you can access it easier.
Individuals who use computers should try to have a cart with all of their electronic devices on it. It's an added bonus if the cart has wheels because you can easily transport it from one room to another.
If you're preparing your home for the transition from fall-to-winter, stock up on sidewalk salt now. By being prepared, you won't have to worry about making the trip to carry heavy bags once the snow has started to fall.
Adults with rheumatoid arthritis may also benefit from assistance from senior care services who can help them complete daily tasks more easily.
Living with arthritis can be made easier with a compassionate and helpful caregiver from SYNERGY HomeCare of South Denver. Please contact us to learn more or for a free consultation.