Oedema and how Theraposture assistive beds can make your life easier
Oedema is the medical term for fluid retention in the body that causes affected tissue to become swollen.
Commonly Oedema may also result in aches, tender limbs, stiff joints, weight gain and raised blood pressure.
With these issues getting in and out of bed and remaining comfortable when sleeping can be a challenge. However, a Theraposture profiling bed can provide relief from these symptoms through the ability to support the user in a variety of positions.
Theraposture Trusted Assessors regular meet clients during home assessments that have swollen legs due to Oedema. Oedemic legs can benefit from been elevated to a higher position when lying or sitting down using a Theraposture electrically operated bed.