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Blog posts for April, 2019

Discover the latest innovations in the low-vision, low-hearing, and mobility industry, as well as those must-have products to enhance your day-to-day life. Our Independent-Living Blogs will help inspire you and make your daily life a little less of a struggle and a bit more pleasurable with assistive products, suggestions, motivational stories and advice. MaxiAids Helps You Do It . . . Yourself™. We welcome you to leave a comment if you enjoyed reading a particular blog!
25 April, 2019

Mother's Day gifts to make her life easier and show you care...

Express your love on Mother's Day with thoughtful and helpful gifts and ideas from MaxiAids.  We carry products for the blind, low vision, deaf, hearing impaired and physically challenged...

Conair Body Benefits Massaging Heated Rest

When Mom uses this Conair Body Benefits Massaging Heated Neck Rest, she will experience soothing relief from neck pain. Pick one of the variable vibration speeds for ideal comfort. Powerful heated massage action soothes the upper back and neck (Item #156684). Pair up with a gift certificate to her favorite spa for a relaxing massage experience for her to look forward to.

Footmate Complete Foot Care System

FootMate Complete Foot Care System cleans, soothes & massages her feet in the shower. Foot care is a daily challenge, but the Podiatrists recommended FootMate System which makes optimal foot health easy. It is a complete foot care system for cleaning, soothing, stimulating, and massaging her feet every time she showers (Item #153260).  A pedicure or relaxing reflexology foot massage at her favorite nail salon would complement this gift for Mother's Day.

Conair Illuminating Three Panel Makeup Mirror

This Three Panel Makeup Mirror has 4 light settings: Evening, Home, Office, and Day. 1x to 5x magnification. It also has a center panel swivel to provide exact makeup application (Item #608675). Perhaps add a gift card to her favorite make up counter or store as well! See our other mirror selections...

I Love You Mom Keychain Matte Silver

I Love You MOM Keychain keeps Mom's keys safe and reminds her that she's loved every time she reaches for them. (Item #252162)  Available in Matte Silver or Matte Gold colored.

ILY Mom Heart Necklace 18in Chain Silver

Silver-plated heart pendant on an 18 inch silver chain is a sweet gift for deaf and hearing impaired moms (Item #252184).  See our other ASL jewelry for different options to make your hearing impaired loved ones feel special. 

Sonic Boom Sweetheart Alarm Clock Pink

Sonic Boom Sweetheart Alarm Clock - Pink Extra-Loud Vibrating Alarm is designed especially for women with hearing impairment; with its heart-shaped hot pink color and multi-colored display, waking up in the morning will never be the same. This alarm clock includes a pillow vibrator, so she won't disturb anyone else, yet will never miss an appointment. (Item #SBH400SSP) Clock is also available in black.

LED Book Light Hobby Light and Task Light

LED Book Light Hobby Light and Task Light clamps to books, projects or stands on table. This flexible light will help her see well during tasks and reading. (Item #6703514) Include a book she'd like to read for a great mother's day themed gift! See our other book reader lights.

Ladies Talking Watch with Rhinestone Bezel and Expansion Band English

Ladies Talking Watch with Rhinestone Bezel and Expansion Band in English (Spanish version available). Press a Button and Hear the Time Announced. Beautifully designed Ladies Tel-Time Talking Analog Watch with rhinestone bezel offers time and alarm announcement in a clear male voice. Ideal for blind and low vision users. (Item #703675)

Reizen Ladies Bi Color Square Braille Watch Expansion Band

Reizen Ladies Bi-Color Square Braille Watch-with Expansion Band... Stylish, functional mother's day gift with a 6 o'clock opening elegant quartz watch that's as attractive as it is functional. Durable hands were designed for reliable touch reading of time by the blind and visually impaired woman. (Item #707794) See our other Braille watches.

OttLite Glow LED Desk Lamp with Color Changing Base White OttLite Glow LED Desk Lamp with Color Changing Base White OttLite Glow LED Desk Lamp with Color Changing Base White OttLite Glow LED Desk Lamp with Color Changing Base White

Ott-Lite Glow LED Desk Lamp with Color Changing Base is the ultimate mood lighting for her room. Base glows in the color of choice, allowing her mood to choose the lighting or let it cycle continuously through the entire 256-color spectrum. Helps to see details clearly and reduce glare and eyestrain with its natural daylight LED illumination. This is a fun light that will make her smile and create a happy mood, yet functional to charge tablets and phones as well. (Item #679229)

Conair Ladies Wet Dry Rechargeable Shaver

Conair satiny smooth ladies wet/dry rechargeable shaver - rechargeable razor with 30 minutes of continuous operation. Wet/dry convenience in and out of shower. For a smooth shave she will love. (Item #5059350)

Automatic Pill Dispenser Automatic Pill Dispenser Automatic Pill Dispenser

Auto Pill Dispenser dispenses the right medications at the right time, ensuring her medications are taken properly and on schedule! Has up to 6 daily doses with a built-in programmable timer and a loud beeping signal (3 tone settings) sounds when it is time to take the medication. (Item# 159032)

See our other Mother's Day products and gifts for the women in your life.  Show your appreciation and thoughtfulness with gifts that enhance their lives to help ease the physical challenges faced on a daily basis.   

15 April, 2019

Hear your Family Better this Easter with MaxiAids’ Hearing Amplifiers

People who are hard of hearing know all too well that their hearing loss can potentially affect the entire family. Family dinners, holidays, parties and other get togethers can be made more challenging when a family member is hard of hearing or struggles to hear casual conversation in a louder environment. Especially with age, hearing can become increasingly difficult and background noise can increase that difficulty even more.

Hearing amplifiers are the solution your family has been looking for! MaxiAids knows how aggravating hearing impairment can be; this is why we offer a variety of amplified devices such as amplified cordless phones, amplified headsets and amplified telephones.

Personal amplifiers are especially helpful for hearing impaired individuals who wish to stop missing out on conversations with loved ones. This Easter, have one less worry and get one of MaxiAids’ hearing amplifiers. Your family will thank you for it and your quality of life will be changed for the better.

Bean Quiet Sound Amplifier - One Pair Platinum Bellman Audio Domino Classic with Neckloop
Bellman Audio Maxi Personal Amplifier with Dual Earphones Pocketalker Pro with Deluxe Headphones
Stealth SSA Predator Personal Amplifier 50dB Superear Plus Sound Amplifier 50dB
Unisar Portable Wireless Audio Listener Mighty Ear Discreet Personal Amplifier

Browse our selection of personal amplifiers and general amplification devices today, where you'll find personal amplifiers that will help improve your quality of life and allow you to hear your family, the TV, music, movies, telephones and much more! Shop more hard of hearing products and deaf aids from MaxiAids’ deaf store.

10 April, 2019

Teach Braille to young children with activity books that make learning fun!

Here at MaxiAids, we offer an assortment of tactile and Braille books to stimulate and educate young children with sight loss.  With repetition and curiosity, your child will love to read, learn and create.  When it comes to learning Braille, we have interactive activity books and cards to encourage beginners.  Explore these fun and educational choices that also include poetry, stories, scratch n' sniff, tactile line drawings, mazes, counting, shapes, coloring, painting and more.

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These books have 14 pages of rhyming short stories with matching scented graphics and Braille for interactive fun.

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Help develop spatial concepts and open up the world of pictures, drawing, and art to blind children with raised lines and Braille activity coloring books. 

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Line art and Braille coloring and painting books for hands-on learning.

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This fun and stimulating maze book has 5 different kinds of mazes, progressing from easy to difficult: lines, corridors, ladders and more challenging graphs. 

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Books with Braille, raised line images and stories stimulate and educate. 

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Touch and feel Braille books teach counting and shapes. 

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Tactile, Braille and Scratch n' Sniff cards make learning the alphabet so much fun!

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Enjoy stories and discover landmarks and continents with tactile and Braille books, illustrated for touch n' feel learning

Look to MaxiAids for items to help encourage and teach those with blindness and low vision.  We carry many educational and interactive books, games and toys for young children and young adults so they can enjoy learning while at play.  MaxiAids specializes in products for the blind and visually impaired, low vision products, low vision aids and blind accessories.

01 April, 2019

MaxiAids offers unique Mobility Scooters with function, style and personality!

Enjoy your ride with distinct scooter choices from MaxiAids...

Motorized Mobility Scooters have become fashionable and trendier than ever, allowing those with mild to moderate mobility issues enjoy cruising around in comfort and confidence.  At MaxiAids, our functional motorized scooters look more like recreational vehicles than medical equipment, allowing individuals to feel more relaxed and have a good time on their ride.  Perfect for homes, neighborhoods, residential and senior communities, parks, museums, music venues, fairs, shopping centers, outdoor gardens and more-- these scooters have bright bold colors and unique looks to personalize your style.  Spring is just about here, so why not prepare yourself to spend more time outdoors as the weather gets warmer and enjoy yourself with a unique and functional scooter that will make your outings fun.

E Wheels EW-36 3 Wheel Electric Senior Mobility Scooters E Wheels EW-36 3 Wheel Electric Senior Mobility Scooters E Wheels EW-36 3 Wheel Electric Senior Mobility Scooters E Wheels EW-36 3 Wheel Electric Senior Mobility Scooters E Wheels EW-36 3 Wheel Electric Senior Mobility Scooters E Wheels EW-36 3 Wheel Electric Senior Mobility Scooters

Designed to resemble Italy's fashionable Vespa Scooters, the E-Wheels EW-36 3-Wheel Electric Senior Mobility Scooters come in bright shades of orange, pink, red, silver, yellow and blue.  3-wheel high-powered scooter with brushless electric motor at full power can reach speeds of up to 18 miles per hour, which makes it easily the fastest mobility scooter on the market. It provides up to 45 miles on a single charge (charger included) and includes reverse switch, armrest, and a large storage basket.  It's also equipped with digital anti-theft alarm and two rear shock absorbers on frame. 

E-Wheels EW-54 4-Wheel Buggie Electric Mobility Scooters E-Wheels EW-54 4-Wheel Buggie Electric Mobility Scooters E-Wheels EW-54 4-Wheel Buggie Electric Mobility Scooters

Cruise around in a 4 wheel Buggy!  This E-Wheels EW-54 4-Wheel Buggie Electric Mobility Scooter with a full cover top and full front windshield will make you feel protected from unexpected weather.  Have fun driving around in this scooter buggy and let it shield you from sunshine and rain. This is the first fast 15mph four-wheel scooter on the market with a color matching FULL COVER TOP and FULL FRONT WINDSHIELD. E-Wheels EW-54 electric mobility scooter is equipped with a digital electric dashboard, 2 stereo speakers and music system, golf cart-like foot brake and executive seat, cup holder, and folding steering column.  A unique design style, this buggy is sure to turn heads! 

The EWheels EW-66 2-Passenger Heavy-Duty Scooters The EWheels EW-66 2-Passenger Heavy-Duty Scooters

The EWheels EW-66 2-Passenger Heavy-Duty Scooter is the scooter designed for 2!  Our 2 seater passenger ride allows you to bring along a companion and go for a cruise.  Why drive solo when you can have some fun and give a friend a lift?  This high-quality scooter is equipped with attractive aluminum rims; an alarm system; remote key fob; heavy-duty tubeless tires; and an electromagnetic braking system that provides safe, reliable operation. Both front and rear executive seats provide optimum rider comfort, and it comes with plenty of storage. This scooter moves at a top speed of 15 mph and holds up to 600 pounds in combined weight.  2 passenger scooter certainly provides for a good time and a "social" cruising experience. 

E-Wheels EW-85 Jellybean Scooters E-Wheels EW-85 Jellybean Scooters E-Wheels EW-85 Jellybean Scooters E-Wheels EW-85 Jellybean Scooters E-Wheels EW-85 Jellybean Scooters

The E-Wheels EW-85 Jellybean Scooter collection is a Colorful 3-wheel high-powered scooter with brushless electric motor and a speed of up to 18 mph.  Provides up to 45 miles on a single charge (charger included), and includes armrest, large storage basket, scooter cover, carpet floor mat and basket mat.  It's equipped with digital anti-theft alarm and two rear shock absorbers on frame, combining speed, safety, performance and personality.   Choose fun, bold colors in blue, pink, green, purple and teal.  You will ride in style wherever you go. 

E-Wheels The Dude Black with Flames Custom Electric Mobility Scooters E-Wheels The Dude Black with Flames Custom Electric Mobility Scooters E-Wheels The Dude Black with Flames Custom Electric Mobility Scooters

E-Wheels The Dude Black with Flames Custom Electric Mobility Scooter combines speed, safety, performance and a whole lot of personality!  E-Wheels The Dude custom electric mobility scooter pretty much speaks for itself. Delivered in an irridescent black with hand-painted orange, red and yellow flames, The Dude scooter is the perfect substitute for a sidewalk Hot Rod and features both Bluetooth capability and solar-powered wireless sound system, headlights and tail lights for nighttime driving, and extra-large tires that navigate uneven terrain with ease. Comes equipped with anti-theft alarm system and includes rear basket, scooter cover, carpet floor mat and basket mat. Speed up to 18mph and 45 miles per charge (distance varies by riders weight, terrain, road surface, etc.). 

E-Wheels EW-18 Stand-N-Ride 3-Wheel Electric Mobility Scooters E-Wheels EW-18 Stand-N-Ride 3-Wheel Electric Mobility Scooters

E-Wheels EW-18 Stand-N-Ride 3-Wheel Electric Mobility Scooter is new and improved. 3 wheel mobility scooter is a top quality, stable and easily maneuverable scooter designed for a variety of recreational and commercial purposes. This electric scooter averages a 20-25 mile range on a single charge and a speed range up to 15 mph. An excellent choice for school/college campuses, enclosed residential communities, warehouses, shopping complexes, enclosed parking garages, security officers for patrol, or just about any application where you need silent (no emission) transportation. Unlike other mobility scooters, this simplified mobility scooter is capable of carrying up to 300 lbs. It is ideal for use by pre-mobility candidates as a stand-up scooter or comfortably seated on an optional removable scooter seat. Choose blue or red.  

MaxiAids has many more styles of motorized scooters, wide fat tire scooters, electric tricycle scooter, folding electric travel scooters, folding airline friendly travel scooter, wheelchairs, elevated power chair and other mobility scooters and chairs for your individual needs.  Look to MaxiAids for all your mobility products to help you get around in comfort, safety and style.