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International Press – Compact Wheelchair Recliner

International Press - Compact Wheelchair ReclinerThe Design Specific Compact Wheelchair Recliner gets featured in newspapers and on the following websites during the official opening of NUCOHS (The National University Centre for Oral Health, Singapore). Design...

Visit to a top Dental University

Visit to a Top Dental UniversityThe Design Specific team returned from another successful installation and training day. We had the pleasure of working with a top Dental University in Switzerland - Zurich Centre of Dental Medicine, Gerodontology and Special Care. The...

Training visit to Santa Barbara

Training visit to Santa BarbaraOne of the team recently visited a Community Health Centre in Santa Barbara specialising in Gerodontology and Special Care Dentistry, using 2 Compact Wheelchair Recliners and Bariatric Benches from Design Specific. The visit was to...

Women as Overweight Patients

Women as Overweight PatientsAn increasing issue for women and their health is obesity. More often than not, obese women delay or avoid seeking health care for a variety of reasons, mainly due to fears of being judged or stigmatised for their size. Often this fear is...

Obesity Issues

Obesity IssuesA very good friend of mine is what would be considered clinically obese. To me she is just Jane, my mate, a lovely, kind caring person with the most wicked sense of humour. We’ve been friends for years and in turn seen each other through a lot. However...

Design Specific Insight

Design Specific InsightWheelchair Users There are increasing numbers of wheelchair users in the UK. Currently 11 million people in the UK are living with long term illnesses that are limiting including disabilities or impairments. Statistically one or more wheelchair...

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