Category: General

Breathe Easy, Rest Easy, Sleep Easy

One of the most important aspects in maintaining a healthy lifestyle is having enough sleep. There are many factors that can negatively affect a person’s ability to sleep; this includes breathing problems, muscle irregularities and pressure sores. These issues are often unable to be resolved when using a standard...

Young Carers Awareness Day

‘Young Carers Awareness Day’ is on the 30th of January this year; the focus of this event is to increase the public’s overall knowledge of a young person’s life is affected by being a carer. Young carers often forced to give up key parts of their childhood such as...

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...

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...