Carers Rights Day

November 21st is Carers Rights Day. The focus of this day is to promote and help give support to both new and experienced carers and increase the general understanding of the needs of carers. Around 6000 people become carers in the UK every day which is why it is...

Child Health Day 2019

October 7th is Child Health Day, the purpose of today is it to increase people’s knowledge and understanding of child safety and how to prepare a secure and protected environment to minimize the chance of any danger for children. This includes having a good level of awareness on how...

National Stroke Week

September 12th – 18th is National Stroke week; the primary focus of this week is to increase the general awareness of stroke and how it affects people’s lives. A person suffers from a stroke when the blood supply to their brain is restricted. If the brain is left without...

Muscular Dystrophy Month

September is Muscular Dystrophy Month; this month is dedicated to increasing people’s awareness and understanding of the condition and the impact it has on people’s lives. Muscular Dystrophy is a term that covers a large range of conditions but they all share some common features: a progression in muscle...

Case Study 3333 – Quoddy Bed

Summer is a six year old girl living with Spina Bifida; she had a hole in her spine leaving her nerves exposed and making her paralysed from the chest down, relying on a wheelchair full time and the daily care of her family. She also had Hydrocephalus leading to...

Why Hire From KIHTO Healthcare?

You can now hire almost anything, from portable equipment like leg lifters, pillow lifters to specialist beds, chairs and mattresses, helping to assist in solving short or long term needs. The products you can hire will suit any age from paediatric, bariatric/plus size to old age. No matter what...