Millercare Blog

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5 Best Massage Chairs

A massage chair is a great way to ease pain and increase comfort, these chairs are practical and a true investment in the long run. Massages can be expensive and impractical to get to, so a massage chair is a great alternative.

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5 Benefits of Compression Socks

Compression socks or stockings are great for people who are looking for comfort, to improve their performance in sports, live with medical conditions and improve blood circulation. A simple addition to your life can make a huge difference!

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8 Best Home Adaptations for the Disabled

Read Millercare's list of the 8 best home adaptions for the disabled, which will make your life easier and help you to stay independent. We will talk about outdoor ramps, bath lifts, stairlifts and much more!

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Your Guide To Incontinence Products

Here at Millercare we pride ourselves on being able to assist people with their mobility and daily living, no matter what the issue may be. We have created a handy guide to help you know the difference between our incontinence products and help you make the right choice of which product may be most useful for your needs.

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10 Essential Wheelchair Accessories for Everyday Convenience

From the high-tech to the simple and understated, there are numerous wheelchair accessories that make life easier and more convenient. Whether you’re shopping for yourself or a loved one, here are our top picks for essential wheelchair accessories for everyday convenience.

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Powerchairs vs Manual Wheelchairs

When it comes to choosing the right wheelchair for your needs, it’s important to choose one that not only suits your lifestyle, but one that’s affordable and within your budget as well.

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4 Tips For Travelling By Car With A Wheelchair

When you have a wheelchair, oftentimes your reduced mobility can affect the way in which you travel. Below are some of our top tips for a comfortable journey when travelling with a wheelchair, and how you can make the most of a trip without hassle.

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All About Incontinence

There are lots of myths surrounding incontinence and one umbrella term does not fit all with incontinence, there are different types and varying degrees. We have included some helpful information into one post about the different types of incontinence.

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4 Ways To Make Your Home Wheelchair Accessible

If you need to make your home more accessible for your wheelchair, it doesn’t have to mean breaking the bank. There are plenty of ways in which you can upgrade your home on a budget and embrace independence as a wheelchair user. Below are our top tips on how to make a house wheelchair friendly.

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How Far Can an Electric Wheelchair Go

Many of our customers ask “how far can an electric wheelchair go?”, and the simple answer is that each electric wheelchair differs from the others we have in stock. A lot of factors go into the distance an electric wheelchair can go, such as the weight of the user, their driving style, and the surfaces on which the electric wheelchair is used the most.

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Children’s Mobility Aids

At Millercare, we offer a range of mobility and living aids to aid and help children no matter their ailment. We offer walking frames, mobility scooters, wheelchairs and more. Here is our guide to mobility aids available on the website, along with our top suggestions for use.

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Living Aids for the Bedroom

These bedroom mobility aids are designed to help you easily and safely get in and out of bed, sleep comfortably and get you dressed with ease. There are even aids to help ensure you can eat, drink and keep entertained whilst in bed too.

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What To Do If You’re Anxious About Falling

As we get it’s older, it’s normal to become anxious about trips and falls that can potentially harm us. In the UK alone, a third of people aged 65 and older will fall at least once this year.

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8 Ways to Keep Warm on a Budget

Heating bills can get expensive in the colder months, but there are plenty of things that you can do to stay warm without spending a fortune. Here are 8 ways to keep warm on a budget.

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15 Things to Do While You’re Bedbound

Being bed-bound can feel stagnating, especially if you are not able to move around much. Here are some things you can do in order to keep yourself occupied.

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Millercare To Supply Care Shop Orders

Millercare will be fulfilling all of Care Shop Stockport's B2C orders, Stockport community equipment prescriptions, and all of the other services Care Shop provided.

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Common Myths About Incontinence

Incontinence is actually a common experience for millions of people around the world, but no one likes to talk about this because of the associated shame.

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Which Mobility Scooter Suits Your Needs?

A mobility scooter can make daily routines easier and increase independence for anyone with limited mobility. From moving around your own property to going out to the shops, there are many uses for mobility scooters.

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Your Comprehensive Guide to PIP

This guide will answer all your questions regarding PIP (Personal Independence Payment) including questions regarding eligibility criteria and the application process.

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Wheelchair Buying Guide

Depending on your personal circumstances, choosing a wheelchair for yourself can be a daunting prospect. This guide has been made to dispel any worries you may have, and help you decide on the best wheelchair for you.

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Speaking in the community

Steve from our Bury branch recently attended the Allied Health professional meeting and Speakeasy conference speaking about how Millercare can assist people.

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Key Products to Help Caregivers

Caregivers offer key help to loved ones and other individuals up and down the country. Here are our top recommended products to help caregivers.

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What We Do for Our Customers

Although we offer an excellent service for our customers both in store and online, we offer so much more than mobility products.

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Living Aids for Parkinson's Disease

If you’re looking for living aids which can help those who suffer from Parkinson’s disease, see the section below for our recommended products.

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Living Aids for Chronic Illness

Chronic Illness can raise all sorts of issues in your day to day life. Not only can your condition leave you with lasting effects, but certain medications can interfere with your productivity, routine, and mental health. Below are some living aids that can assist those who live with Chronic Illness here in the UK.

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The Best Wheelchairs for Travelling

Although you may be wheelchair bound, it doesn’t have to stop you from travelling around the UK or to your favourite destinations. With wheelchair options for travel and terrain, you’ll find that we offer some of the best wheelchairs for travel here in the UK.

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