Latest Toileting Stories

2013-09-05 23:25:52

With the Deluge Reclining Shower Chair, a user can be transferred from a room to the bathroom for both toileting and showering using just this one chair. Perfect for both home and institutional use, the Deluge highlights a commode opening and pail for hassle-free toileting, and a roomy 18 inch seating area with a reclining, multi-state adjustable backrest for comfort and ease while showering. Elberton, GA (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells...

2012-07-06 23:00:05

Rifton TRAM combines three functions in one compact device Rifton, NY (PRWEB) July 06, 2012 Product designers at New York-based manufacturer Rifton Equipment are announcing today the launch of a new patient mobility device. Combining three discrete functions in one compact, ultra-light frame, the TRAM allows a single caregiver to assist a patient with: 1. Seated transfers with no under-body sling (ideal for toileting) 2. Sit-to-stand lifts 3. Supported ambulation “We wanted to create...

2010-03-19 09:33:00

ATLANTA, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- LiftSeat Corporation, a leading healthcare toileting solutions company, is now the exclusive distributor in the United States of the Hygie Hygienic Cover System, which is proven to help prevent the spread of potentially fatal healthcare-associated infections. The joint announcement was made today at the Fifth Decennial International Conference on Healthcare-Associated Infections 2010. Hygie's disposable hygienic covers work with bedpans and commodes and...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'