Triton Medical Blog

Happy New Year

By Kathy Riley | December 30, 2015

Thank you to our loyal customers for the opportunity to assist you this past year. We look forward to seeing you continue to shop with us in 2016 for the best home medical products available to keep you safe and comfortable at home. We will close early on New Year’s

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A Little Pain, a Lot of Gain….get your flu shot!

By Kathy Riley | November 29, 2015

National Influenza Vaccination Awareness week will be observed December 6-12, 2015. According to the Centers for Disease Control, the flu vaccination along with the following precautions will be your best protection against this highly contagious and dangerous illness: stay away from sick people and wash your hands to reduce the

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Thankful for you

By Kathy Riley | November 23, 2015

We have been busy restocking our store with the latest products to help you and those you care for stay safe and comfortable as you age in place.  Our customers have kept us busy this Fall and we are so thankful for you. Compression stockings and reclining lift chairs have

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Stay Safe at Home with Fall Prevention Products

Stay Safe at Home with Fall Prevention Products

By Kathy Riley | July 29, 2015

There’s no place like home…… For most of us, our goal is to age in place at home. Unfortunately, that is where most falls occur. As we age, health issues that affect our balance, coordination and vision make falls more likely. Fortunately, there are many products that are relatively inexpensive

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May is Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month-Take Action With Us!

By Kathy Riley | May 1, 2015

Enjoying these sunny days?? Be aware- Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States! Ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is the main cause of skin cancer. UV damage can also cause wrinkles and blotches or spots on your skin. The good news is that

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Wheelchair Basics: Standard, Lightweight or Transport?

By Kathy Riley | April 16, 2015

Shopping for a wheelchair?  Basically there are two different types: transport wheelchairs and standard or lightweight wheelchairs. The main difference between the two types of wheelchairs is the size of the rear wheels. On the transport chair, the rear wheels are the same size (or only slightly larger) as the

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Trouble sleeping? Get more Florida sunshine

By Kathy Riley | March 23, 2015

It’s the time of year everyone loves in Florida…Spring. Beautiful weather and plenty of activities have us heading outdoors.  Most of us are well aware of the dangers of too much sun exposure but did you of know there are many health benefits of sunlight? When outdoors, always protect your

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Ready to scoot this Spring? Choosing the right power mobility scooter

By Kathy Riley | February 21, 2015

Sunny, spring days are just around the corner here in Florida.  In a short time we will “spring” our clocks ahead. That means extra daylight hours to enjoy the beautiful Florida sunshine. If mobility limitations are keeping you from doing what you love, it’s time to consider a mobility scooter. Keep in

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Have a seat, put your feet up…..your heart will thank you

By Kathy Riley | February 7, 2015

February is all about hearts. There’s Valentine’s Day on the 14tn and it’s also heart awareness month. Keep your heart healthy by monitoring your diet, tobacco use, blood pressure, physical activity, weight, cholesterol and diabetes. If your heart cannot pump enough blood to the rest of your body, your heart

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Walkers with Comfort and Style

By Kathy Riley | February 2, 2015

Walkers are needed by many folks for various reasons. A basic folding aluminum walker is fine for those who need it for a short time while recovering from a surgical procedure such as a knee replacement or even for someone who has a sprained ankle. But for those who will

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