How to Take Care of Your Mobility Scooter

How to Take Care of Your Mobility Scooter

Maintenance for a mobility scooter sounds like a lot of work—but it’s not! Simple cleaning and upkeep can keep your scooter in good shape for years. Aside from accidents (in which case you should call a professional), mobility scooter maintenance can be performed by just about anyone! The next few sections will contain easy-to-read tips,…

How to Take Care of Your Lift Chair

How to Take Care of Your Lift Chair

If you own a lift chair or power lift recliner, you’re probably looking for ways to protect your investment. Thankfully it’s not difficult to make sure your chair runs smoothly for years to come. Regular cleaning and simply paying attention to how your chair feels are among the simplest ways to take care of your…

Cheap Ways to Make Your Home Handicap Accessible (and How to DIY)

Cheap Ways to Make Your Home Handicap Accessible (and How to DIY)

Making a home accessible to guests with disabilities sounds like a challenge. More specifically; an expensive challenge. Mobility ramps, bathroom modifications, grab bars—that stuff is expensive, right? I’m here to tell you that making a home accessible for guests with disabilities is not expensive. Temporary Home Modifications For this article, the word temporary will refer…

Naperville’s Best Post Office is at Oswald’s Pharmacy

Naperville’s Best Post Office is at Oswald’s Pharmacy

Did you know that there is an official USPS post office inside Oswald’s? Up until a year or two ago, it was known as one of Naperville’s ‘best-kept secrets.’ It may not be a secret anymore, but our post office still offers the fastest service in the area. Quick Post Office Visits The post office…

Get Your Easter Candy at Oswald’s

Get Your Easter Candy at Oswald’s

Easter is less than a week away; are you ready? We are! If you are going Easter shopping in Naperville, don’t forget to swing by Naperville Plaza and pick up the best Treats at Ozzie’s! What are the best treats? I’m glad you asked. Chocolate Bunnies What is an Easter basket without a chocolate bunny?…

Renting or Buying a Mobility Scooter

Renting or Buying a Mobility Scooter

If you have mobility issues, you are well aware of the frustration that comes with. Being unable to keep up with family when you go out. Long trips to and from any store. Parking issues. Sometimes a cane isn’t enough, and a wheelchair is too much. Is there a comfortable medium? Mobility scooters are the…

Purchasing a Lift Chair: Where to Start

Purchasing a Lift Chair: Where to Start

When you are in need of a lift chair, the options may seem overwhelming. You might even think that it doesn’t really matter which lift chair model you choose. The truth is that your choice does matter and we are here to help you get the perfect chair for your needs. This blog addresses three…

A Guide to Renting a Wheelchair for Spring Break

A Guide to Renting a Wheelchair for Spring Break

If you are going on Spring Break injured (or with an injured family member) you probably have some questions about how you’re going to get around. Should you rent a wheelchair when you get to your destination? Or should you rent a wheelchair before the trip? Can you fly commercial with a wheelchair? Questions like…

Shop Local and Find a Great Pharmacy

Shop Local and Find a Great Pharmacy

Have you wondered why every pharmacy you walk into looks the same? CVS, Walgreens, Rite Aid, WalMart—they all look like they came out of the same pharmacy factory. Tile floors, tons of bright overhead lights, shelves that have exactly the same products at any location; these are just some of the noticeable features that make…

Find the Crutches You Need

Find the Crutches You Need

Crutches can be the most affordable option for both major and minor lower leg injuries. Knee scooters may be faster, but they are more expensive. Wheelchairs may be more comfortable, but they are slower. If you are in decent physical shape, why wouldn’t you get a nice pair of crutches for your recovery? Questions to…

Need a Lightweight Wheelchair? Take a Look at Transport Chairs!

Need a Lightweight Wheelchair? Take a Look at Transport Chairs!

Are you having trouble getting a wheelchair in and out of your car? What about carrying it upstairs or downstairs? Even ‘lightweight’ wheelchairs can be a struggle to move around. Do you need an affordable solution that can make lifting a wheelchair easier? A transport chair might be just what you’re looking for. What is…