Scott Grant, CSA®, SHSS®

Scott Grant has spent more than 20 years serving seniors and the elderly in the home medical equipment industry. He has worked as a manufacturer's rep for the top medical equipment companies and a custom wheelchair specialist at a durable medical equipment (DME) provider in WV. He is father to 4 beautiful daughters and has three terrific grandkids. When not promoting better living for older adults, he enjoys outdoor activities including hiking and kayaking and early morning runs.

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Articles by: Scott Grant, CSA®, SHSS®

Best Bath Lifts for the Elderly

Choosing the Best Bath Lifts for the Elderly to Bathe Safely Again

The MAIDeSITe Electric Bath Lift is the best bath lift for the elderly because it installs easily without tools, safely supports up to 300 pounds, a reclining backrest for comfort, and has large color-coded buttons on an intuitive waterproof remote for easy use even if you have limited dexterity, and its lightweight portable design allows seniors to bathe independently with stability and security.

Right Nail Care for Seniors

The Right Nail Care for Seniors and the Elderly

You can have healthy, beautiful nails regardless of your age. Following tips like maintaining a proper diet and keeping your nails clean, dry, trimmed, and shaped are important. Consider your choice of nail care tools too. Keep reading to learn more about the best ways to care for the nails of seniors and elders.

Adaptive Clothing For Wheelchair Users

Adaptive Clothing For Wheelchair Users: Mobility-Friendly Fashion

Finding wheelchair-friendly clothing can be a challenge, but specific adaptive options like stretchy pants with zippered access points and rear-opening shirts accommodate limited mobility and range of motion needs from a seated position. Strategies like dressing in bed and choosing slip-on shoes plus adaptive products from brands like Ovidis and Joe & Bella enable accessible, independent dressing.

Easiest Smartphones for the Elderly

7 Easiest Smartphones for the Elderly

Smartphones are important for a senior’s security and safety. But, many elderly people want a simple cell phone. After lots of research, I found that the easiest smartphones for seniors are the Snapfon EZ, the Jitterbug, and the Motorola MotoX. Keep reading to learn why.

Hiking for Seniors

Trail-Ready Guide to Hiking for Seniors: Trail-Ready Strategies for Older Hikers

Senior hikers should choose age and fitness-level appropriate trails, pack proper gear, implement injury prevention strategies, and address their unique challenges to hit the trails safely with confidence, improve your health, and continue enjoying the outdoors. You’ll learn how to start hiking as a beginner, build endurance gradually, join outdoor communities for support, and gear up properly with our checklist to ensure you hike happily.