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Elbow Protectors - Wool Pile / Polyester > WWEP/HPEP

A simple and effective means of protecting the elbow area against pressure sores. Made from 100% wool pile or polyester, machine washable, adjustable, soft and comfortable. Soft and comfortable, these elbow protectors are for those at risk of developing pressure sores — for example, those unable to get out of bed.The soft wool or polyester material protects the elbow area from skin damage. Allows the user to experience less pressure on the elbow area, typically a vulnerable location for pressure sores. Pressure sores are injuries to the skin and underlying tissue caused by excess or prolonged pressure. Pressure sores are more likely to occur on the bonier parts of people’s bodies. Individuals affected by pressure sores experience localised pain and discomfort.Our elbow protector can help prevent the formation of sores around the elbow area and can even ease the pain of already developing sores. But be careful - if sores are already forming, you may need to find a more specialised product. Comes in a single, one-size-fits-all configuration. Early warning signs of developing sores include, but are not limited to Skin discolouration - this may be very subtle, with paler skin presenting with pink, red or darker patches and darker skin showing purple or blue patches. Excessively warm, spongy or hard sections of skin around bony joints. Or localised itchiness around bony areas.View our full range of Pressure Care Products 

£9.99with VAT relief£11.99incl. VAT
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Fibre Filled Elbow Protectors > FFEC

These Fibre Filled Elbow Protectors are a simple yet very effective for protecting the elbow area against pressure sores.A Fibre Filled Elbow Protector is a quilted pad which is simply filled with fibre. This has proven to provide a soft and comfortable protector for those who are at risk of developing pressure sores. For example, those who are unable to get out of bed due to injury or illness, or, for those who suffer with delicate or damaged elbows and forearms.The soft material helps the damaged skin from unwanted friction, by using these protectors you will experience less pressure on the affected area. Pressure sores are injuries to the skin and underlying tissue caused by excess or prolonged pressure. They are more likely to occur on the bonier parts of the body, such as heels, elbows, hips, coccyx etc. Individuals affected by pressure sores experience localised pain and discomfort.Our elbow protectors can help to prevent the formulation of sores around this particular area and can even ease the pain of already developed sores, If sores are already beginning to form, you may need to find a more specialised product and to seek professional guidance. Early warning signs of developing sores include, but are not limited to; Skin discolouration - this may be subtle, with paler skin presenting with pink, red or darker patches and darker skin showing purple or blue patches. Excessively warm, spongey or hard sections of skin around the bony joint. Or localised itchiness around bony areas.Sold as a pair, they also feature two soft foam fastenings straps which are adjustable to suit different sized arms. They fasten using a simply hook & loop fastening technique.View our full range of Pressure Care Equipment

£17.49with VAT relief£20.99incl. VAT

Fibre Filled Heel Protectors - Pair > FFHC

Heel protectors can help to reduce the risk of developing pressure ulcers also known as bed sores. Ideal for those with delicate skin or when a patient is bed ridden.Pressure care is a must when a person is unable to change position in bed due to illness, stroke, post op recuperation or other disabilities. These fibre filled bootees fit comfortably and prevent continuous pressure to the skin to stop damage to underlying tissue. Although easy to prevent, bed sores can be difficult to treat so prevention is important. We offer a wide range of pressure care products including pure wool and polyester, from full bed fleeces for full body care to heel and elbow protectors for more concentrated protection.The bootees are manufactured in such a way to help prevent with any 'drop foot' and malposition.The outer material is an inherently fire retardant with soft foam covered strapping to keep in place. The strap can be fastened at adjustable lengths, which help accommodate for swollen feet. If you are developing pressure sores already it is advisable to seek medical attention.View our full range of Pressure Care Products.

£17.91with VAT relief£21.49incl. VAT
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Fleece Bed Socks >NHHP-FBS

Our Fleece Bed Socks are made from a soft Polyester Fleece and handmade right here in the UK.Fleece Bed Socks are ideal for those who suffer with sore or cracked heels and for those who may be bed bound due to illness, are recuperating from recent surgery or injury. These socks will protect damaged heels and the rest of your foot whilst in bed. They will help keep your feet warm and protected from any friction that bed sheets may cause. Simply place on your feet and fasten with the Hook and Loop fastening which comes across the front of this bed sock. This is adjustable depending on your foot size. If you suffer with water retention in your feet or ankles, these boots are still suitable as you can fasten to whichever is more comfortable for you.Some people generally have cold feet which can be caused by a number of medical reasons:- Diabetes, Nerve Damage (Peripheral Neuropathy), Vitamin Deficiencies or Decreased Circulation. Use these Fleece Bed Socks to help stop your natural body heat escaping, resulting in you having warm feet. This product can also help reduce the risk of pressure sores. Pressure sores can occur when anyone spends a lot of time in one position without moving or turning. If you are bed bound due to illness, recuperating or injury. These are a great aid to wear in bed to help stop pressure occurring on the backs of your feet and heels, which could potentially lead to pressure sores. Or you can simply use these Fleece Bed Socks as a luxury bed sock, when travelling to colder countries or use when camping. These will keep your feet extra toasty! View our full range of Hand & Foot Care Products 

£8.33with VAT relief£10.00incl. VAT

NuHorizons Bed Cradle - Blanket Raiser - Duvet Lifter > NHHP-BC

A Bed Cradles main purpose is to lift the bed sheets off the lower body and feet whilst in bed.This Bed Cradle is a new and improved design by NuHorizons Healthcare Products®. This Blanket Raiser is wider and deeper, making it more comfortable and suitable for a more variety of users.Ideal for those with poor, weakened, damaged or injured legs. If you suffer or are in discomfort when weight/pressure is placed on you lower body. This product can help you have a quicker and more comfortable recovery.Bed Cradles will help keep bed clothes away from your skin which will prevent any friction being caused. This will help protect any further skin abrasions from happening and for previous ones to heal quicker. When using this reliable and robust piece of equipment, you can be kept warm without any irritation or discomfort. Bed Cradles can be especially useful for individuals with delicate or sensitive skin or those who require a lot of bedding due to poor heat retention.To use the Bed cradle, you simply place the cradle on top of the beds mattress and under the bed sheets. The user can then slip their lower body through which will keep blankets and sheets off the delicate areas.Made of white plastic coated steel. This strong and robust aid is a really useful piece of equipment to have when coming home and recovering from a recent surgery.View our full range of NuHorizons Healthcare Products® and our Pressure Care Aids.

£19.99with VAT relief£23.99incl. VAT

NuHorizons Elbow Protectors > NHHP-EP

Designed and manufactured in the UK by NuHorizons Healthcare Products®.Elbows are one of our main pressure points on our body that is at risk from Pressure Sores. The most popular and economic way to help prevent pressure sores occurring is by using a deluxe elbow pad with either a Soft Pure Wool or Polyester Pile.Ideal for those who way sit for long periods of time in furniture with hard arms such as armchairs or wheelchairs. Over time, elbows may become sore and cracked from the constant pressure of leaning on hard surfaces. To prevent elbows from becoming sore or to prevent further damage use these Brand New Deluxe Elbow Protectors. Super soft, with a thick pile and very comfortable to wear.Featuring adjustable Hook and Loop straps, these help accommodate for all different arm sizes. The elasticated straps will ensure your elbow protector is kept securely and comfortably in place at all times.Wear this luxurious aid under or over your clothing to help protect delicate elbows.Pure Wool Pile has been recommended by Healthcare Officials as its a more natural source of material. Which allows for the skin to breathe whilst these aids are in use. Preventing further risk of pressure sores.View our full range of Pressure Care Products.

£14.16with VAT relief£16.99incl. VAT

NuHorizons Heel & Ankle Protectors > NHHP-HAP

Heel and ankle protectors are designed and manufactured in the UK by NuHorizons Healthcare Products®.Heel and Ankle Protectors are designed to help protect heels and ankles against pressure related problems. Ideal for those who sit for long periods of time using recliners, foot rests or sit in bed.These protectors are raised higher at the back to help relieve pressure on ankles and the Achilles Tendon. The pile is overturned to offer a softer edge, you can however roll these up offering an extra 4cm height to the back of the ankle. The elasticated strap at the front allow for those who suffer with swollen feet. This soft strap also helps keep your protector in place. Available with either a Pure Wool or Hospital Polyester Pile. Both offer extra comfort and warmth when wearing these throughout the day or at night. The Wool Pile Protectors are a little more luxurious with the advantage of being a breathable and natural source of material.Occupational Therapists recommend the Wool Pile has more of an advantage to help preventing Pressure on areas of the body such as feet, heels and ankles.View our full range of Pressure Care.

£14.99with VAT relief£17.99incl. VAT

Palm Protectors > PP-

These palm protectors will help prevent your nails digging into the palm of your hand and offer comfort to the fingers.Palm protection is a must for those who suffer from Dupuytren's contracture or general hand contraction. By using this aid, it will provide a comfortable barrier between the fingertips and the palm of your hand. These palm protectors are a simple means of preventing damage caused by finger nails or the constant pressure on the fingertips or flesh of the palm.Our protectors are fitted with a simple cuff  with a wide adjustment range by using a hook and loop fastener. These are available as a left or right handed and are made from a natural wool fleece which adds a luxurious feel when wearing. The padded backing will give maximum protection and comfort. These are suitable to be machine washed.View our full range Of Pressure Care Aids

£0.00with VAT relief£0.00incl. VAT

Palm Protectors > PP-

These palm protectors will help prevent your nails digging into the palm of your hand and offer comfort to the fingers.Palm protection is a must for t...
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Polyester Pile Heel Protectors > HPHC

Heel Protector are a simple and effective solution for those at risk of pressure sores. Offering comfortable protection through the use of a soft polyester pile. Suitable for those who regularly use a recliner or footrest, the design relieves pressure on the sole and heel of the wearer’s foot no matter how they are positioned.Specially designed to provide the highest levels of comfort and protection while the user is in bed or seated for long periods of time. These open-toed fleece-covered heel protectors are machine washable, adjustable and very comfortable. Featuring an adjustable hook and loop, the strapping ensures the best support for swollen feet of any size.Early warning signs of pressure sores can include:Skin discolour -  this is potentially a subtle change, with paler skin presenting with pink, red or darker patches and darker skin showing purple or blue patches.Spongy or hard sections of skin around bony joints that is warmer than usual. Or localised itchiness around bony areas of the body.Also available in a wool pile.View our full range of Hand & Foot Pressure Care Aids.

£9.58with VAT relief£11.50incl. VAT

Slippy Heel Protectors > WWHCS

Heel protectors are an important means of combating and preventing pressure sores. These unique pressure sore heel protectors are slippy on the outside to allow for easier movement while seated or in bed.The interior is made from 100% wool, very soft and cosy, suitable for extended use. Featuring a fully adjustable with touch-and-close fastenings, these pressure sore heel protectors are unique due to their slippy fabric outer shell. This outer slippiness allows the wearer to move their feet freely and easily whilst in bed, without causing any unwanted friction.As a lack of movement is a key contributing factor to pressure sores, these pressure sore heel protectors encourage the user to engage in positive movement to guard against the formation of patches of skin that can develop sores.Early signs of pressure sores include: Subtle skin discolouration — paler skin typically presents with pink, red or darker patches, while darker skin often shows purple or blue patches.Spongy or hard sections of skin around joints that are warm to the touch.Localised itchiness around bony areas of the body.View our full range of Pressure Care Products.

£16.66with VAT relief£19.99incl. VAT

Wool Pile Heel Protectors > WWHC

Heel Protector are a simple and effective solution for those at risk of pressure sores. Offering comfortable protection through the use of soft wool pile. Suitable for those who regularly use a recliner or footrest, the design relieves pressure on the sole and heel of the wearer’s foot no matter how they are positioned.Specially designed to provide the highest levels of comfort and protection while the user is in bed or seated for long periods of time. These open-toed fleece-covered heel protectors are machine washable, adjustable and very comfortable. Featuring an adjustable hook and loop, the strapping ensures the best support for swollen feet of any size.Early warning signs of pressure sores can include:Skin discolour - this is potentially a subtle change, with paler skin presenting with pink, red or darker patches and darker skin showing purple or blue patches.Spongy or hard sections of skin around bony joints that is warmer than usual. Or localised itchiness around bony areas of the body.Also available in a Polyester Fleece Pile.View our full range of Hand & Foot Pressure Care Aids.

£10.83with VAT relief£13.00incl. VAT