Medisafe – Pill & Med Reminder App

Several patients often forget to take their medications.  Over the years I’ve written about pill dispensers.  In addition to automated pill dispensers, there are also helpful apps available, like Medisafe, which help ensure you take the proper dosage of medicine on time. Did you know? Improper medicine use and dosage tracking lead to: 50% of […]

Gaining Independence through the Internet of Things

INDATA specializes in connecting people with disabilities to assistive technology that can improve their lifestyle and increase their independence. Next week’s free, full-day training session on Friday, August 31 will go one step further by showing how this technology can connect to the world around them. The upcoming training session will introduce attendees to the […]

Ramp Things Up with the SUITCASE® Singlefold Graphite Fiber Ramp

Go wherever life takes you! The Suitcase® Singlefold Graphite Fiber Ramp is ultra-lightweight and exceptionally strong, a flexible and adaptable solution to help people with limited mobility overcome some of life’s physical barriers. The ramp has a unique material composition made with glass-reinforced graphite fiber. It’s available in five sizes and features a singlefold design. […]

Make Life Easier with the TRANSITIONS® Modular Entry Mat

More than 3.6 million people in the United States are wheelchair users. Something as simple as getting into a building or house without an issue is a luxury many wheelchair users don’t have. The TRANSITIONS® Modular Entry Mat wants to make their lives safer and easier when it comes to mobility at any entrance. Not […]

Aging in Place with Assistive Technology

Every year, INDATA hosts four free, full-day training sessions that offer an in-depth look at how assistive technology can help in our everyday lives. This Friday, March 2, INDATA explores how assistive technology can help people as they age. “Growing older comes with all sorts of obstacles,” said Brian Norton, the director of assistive technology […]

4 Apps for Aging in Place

Learning how to use a smartphone can be challenging for everyone, especially older individuals.  However, there are many benefits to using a phone, such as apps to keep your meds organized and more. While there are dozens of apps aimed towards individuals aging in place, I wanted to focus on a handful available.  The following […]