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25 March, 2021

Sleep Better with MaxiAids Tinnitus Sleep Therapy Products

Those who struggle with tinnitus may have a harder time falling asleep than most. Experts suggest that sleeping with some form of white noise proves extremely beneficial to these people. MaxiAids offers an extensive list of products that will help those who have a hard time falling asleep to get a good night’s rest.


Sleep Sound Therapy System with 6 Sounds

This Sound Oasis system plays soothing sounds that help users fall asleep quickly and peacefully. It includes 6 base sounds: Ocean Surf, Stream, Rain, White Noise, Summer Night, and Wind. Set a timer for 30, 60, or 90 minutes, or allow the system to stay on continuously through the night. It allows for additional sound cards to be inserted (sold separately) if the user prefers other sounds to fall asleep to.


Sounds for Sleep Sound Card for Sound Oasis System

This sound cartridge for use with the Sound Oasis System features 6 additional sounds: Fan, Night Train, Country Road, Airplane, Air Conditioner, and Vacuum Cleaner. If you prefer the peaceful sounds of a summer evening, this sound card is for you!


White Noise Sound Card for Sound Oasis System

If white noise or other sound hues are what you prefer, the White Noise sound card is a must-have for your Sound Oasis System. This card features White Noise, Pink Noise, Brown Noise, Grey Noise, White Rain, and White Stream.


Sleep Therapy Pillow with Speakers

Those who are hard of hearing or want their sleep sounds easier to hear will benefit greatly from this Sleep Therapy Pillow. Two ultra-thin speakers are fitted deep within the pillow so they do not disturb your comfort when sleeping. These speakers connect to a Sound Oasis machine or CD player, phone, iPod, etc. The speakers can be removed so your pillow can be washed.



Sleep Therapy Pillow Speakers

Already have a favorite pillow? Purchase these ultra-thin speakers by themselves and slip them into your pillow with ease! The speakers connect to a Sound Oasis machine or other CD player, phone, iPod, etc.


Sound Oasis Bluetooth Sleep Sound System Therapy BST-100

This Sound Oasis machine serves as a noise machine as well as a Bluetooth speaker. It includes 10 preloaded sounds: Ocean Surf; Thunderstorm; Rain; White Noise; Rocky Mountain Stream; Summer Night; Gentle Surf; Brown Noise; Woodland; and Heartbeat. This system can also play other Sleep Oasis sound cards.


Travel Sleep Sound Therapy System

Take this Sleep Oasis system with you anywhere you go! This system is portable, battery-powered, and features 18 built-in sounds: Ocean Surf, North Woods, Thunderstorm, White Noise, Night Train, Spring Rain, Island Surf, Bonfire, Stream, Hidden Cove, Wind, Asian Garden, Song Birds, Harbor Swell, Bamboo Chimes, Summer Night, Cooling Fan, and Rain Forest.


At home or on the go, MaxiAids has the tools you need to make sure you get a good night’s sleep. With so many comforting sounds to choose from, you’re sure to feel relaxed and rested after using our sleep therapy systems and accessories.

18 March, 2021

Reizen Offers Raised Line Coloring Books for Each Season

Braille coloring books are a wonderful educational tool for children who are blind or low vision. Children deserve accessible resources as early on in their educational life to ensure they are receiving the same treatment as their friends and classmates. Reizen, the industry leader in products for independent living, has found a way to make learning fun!

MaxiAids offers a large selection of Reizen braille books for kids, but we’re shining a light on their raised line coloring books for the four seasons. These four books– highlighting Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall– are not only a great educational tool about each season but they’re a fun activity as well.

Browse Reizen’s tactile books that teach children about the seasons below.

A Raised Line Coloring Book - Spring is Here

The Spring is Here tactile book features flowers, trees, animals, and spring activities such as planting and playing baseball.


Autumn Leaves - Raised Line Coloring Book, Level 2

The Autumn Leaves raised line coloring book features 9 pages of fall items for kids to color, in addition to white pages for them to color their own fall staples and activities.


Winter Wonders - A Raised Line Coloring Book

The Winter Wonders braille coloring book features 10 pages of winter activities such as sledding, ice skating, and horse sleighing.


Summer Sunshine - A Raised Line Coloring Book

The Summer Sunshine raised line coloring book features 10 pages of animals, flowers, trees, and summer activities such as camping, gardening, and sailing.


MaxiAids’ selection of Braille Tactile Books from Reizen not only teaches kids about the four seasons of the year, but also the alphabet, clothes, fruits and vegetables, and much more. They each have a story in print on one side and in braille with a tactile illustration on the opposite page. 

11 March, 2021

Solutions for Arthritis Sufferers to Ease Pain and Soothe Arthritis Symptoms

Arthritis is a health condition that impacts millions of people around the world, which is why products to ease pain and soothe Arthritis symptoms are widely sought after.

The main symptoms of arthritis are joint pain, reduced range of motion, and stiffness, which stem from inflammation of one or more of the joints. Arthritis pain is most common in seniors and it can worsen with age.

There are different types of Arthritis, all with different symptoms and treatments, but the most common types are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis sufferers are eager to ease the pain of its symptoms and MaxiAids has the perfect products to fulfill that demand.

We have products that ease pain in Arthritis sufferers’ hands, fingers, wrists, elbows, knees, and feet. From arthritis gloves for wrist and hand support, to back, elbow, and knee warmers, to easy-grip tools for everyday home use that eliminate pressure on the joints, browse our arthritis aids to ease the pain and soothe often debilitating symptoms.


Arthritis Gloves - Large - One Pair


Autosqueeze Eye Drop Bottle Squeezer


Cushioned Grip Scissors


Easy Grip-In Mug - 16 oz.



Freedom Grip


Gripeez Built-Up Grip with Mens Safety Razor


Pain-Free Arthritis by Harris H. McIlwain, M.D.


Reusable Therma Kool Hot-Cold Compress - 6 x 9 in.


Soft Built-Up Handle Utensils -Set of 4


The Pencil Grip 3-Pack


Thumbs-Up Arthritis Cup with Lid


We will be happy to help you navigate through our selection of arthritis aids or any of the products for independent living that MaxiAids carries. Contact us today at 1-800-522-6294.