Eating Disabilities

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30-Degree Slope Bowl

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a bowl that slopes to be easily used by individuals who have upper extremity or fine motor disabilities, such as trembling hands, or arthritis. The 30-degree Slope is a bowl specifically designed for individuals with trembling hands who have difficulty holding a cup and saucer with a steady hand. The bowl is designed to tilt at a 30-degree angle so that an individual can access the contents of the bowl without having to worry about hand

8-Piece Divided Plate And Lid Set

The Eight-Piece Plate and Lid Set is a set of divided plates with lids designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities.Each plate is divided into three sections and goes from the refrigerator or freezer to microwave to table. Each Dishwasher- and microwave-safe plastic plate includes a vented lid. DIMENSIONS: 9.25 inches in diameter. COLOR: Assorted.

Ableware Inner Lip Plate With Suction Cup Base (Model 74531-0050)

The ABLEWARE Inner Lip Plate with Suction Cup Base, model 74531-0050, is a plate with a suction base designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Three suction cup-tipped legs on the bottom elevate the plastic plate slightly and prevent it from sliding on a table top or other smooth surface. DIMENSIONS: 9 inches in diameter. COLOR: Sandstone or light blue.

Ableware Partitioned Scoop Dish With Lid

The ABLEWARE Scoop Dish with Lid is a partitioned plate designed for use by children and adults with upper extremity or eating disabilities. This microwave- and dishwasher-safe dish features a lid and three separate compartments, two that hold up to 6.75 ounces and one that holds 12.6 ounces. The dish can accommodate liquid, pureed, or solid foods without spilling or having the separated foods overflow into the other compartments. The high walls between the sections also act as bumpers to assi

Absorbent Scarf (Models 711 To 713)

The Absorbent Scarves, models 711, 712, and 713, are bibs designed to protect against wet chins for use by children and adults with swallowing or severe physical disabilities. Made with a thick Pima terry underside, the scarves are gathered at the neck with two tucks to absorb moisture. The scarves also feature two snaps; when fastened on the last snap, the scarf drapes lower, and on the first, it hugs the neck. These scarves are not waterproof and should should be changed when the top fabric be

Acid Reflux (Ar) Pillow For Babies And Infants & Deluxe Ar Pillow For Babies And Infants

The AR Pillow for Babies and Infants is a wedge pillow designed for use with babies with gastric reflux or eating and digestive disabilities. This pillow includes a quilted poly/cotton harness and head ring to hold a newborn safely and maintain a 30-Degree angle, the optimal angle to relieve acid reflux, gastroesophageal reflux, Barrett's Syndrome, post surgical conditions, etc. naturally. The head ring is attached under the cotton pillow sheet with Velcro to the pillow surface. The quilted pill

Adjustable Napkin Clip

The Adjustable Napkin Clip is a bib clip designed for use by individuals with eating disabilities. This clip converts a napkin or towel into a bib. It features two large alligator style clips connected by a nylon cord. The cord has a slide to adjust the its length to raise or lower the height of the bib. COLOR: The cord in black with a grey fleck.

Adult Bib (Models 70212 & 70213)

The Adult Bib, models 70212 and 70213, is a bib designed for wear by individuals with upper extremity or eating and swallowing disabilities. These large, machine-washable and dryable bibs have 100 percent cotton fronts, fully-lined waterproof backs, and snap closure at the back of the neck. SIZES: One size fits most. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 36 x 18 inches. COLORS: Paisley (70212) or Floral (70213).

Adult Bib Bandito Clothing Protector

The Adult Bib Bandito Clothing Protector is a bib designed for use by individuals with eating, fine motor or upper extremity disabilities, cerebral palsy, or spinal cord injury. Made of 100 percent cotton, this bib is intended to keep the neckline clean and dry, the bib drapes around the front of the neck to resemble a bandana scarf. It has adjustable snap closures and a terry cloth backing. SIZE: One size fits all. COLORS: Pink, purple, gray, brown and a variety of male and female prints.

Adult Bib Flannel Shirt Clothing Protector

The Adult Bib Flannel Shirt Clothing Protector is a bib designed for use by men with upper extremity, fine motor or eating disabilities, cerebral palsy or spinal cord injury. Designed to resemble a plaid button-down shirt, this bib can be discretely worn underneath a cardigan or jacket. The bib feature three snaps on the back, a cotton front and an absorbent terry cloth backing. SIZE: One size fits all. COLORS: Red and green plaid

Adult Bib Short Vest

The Adult Bib Short Vest is a clothing protector designed for use by individuals with eating, fine motor or upper extremity disabilities, cerebral palsy, or spinal cord injury. With the look of a regular vest, the Adult Bib Short Vest provides a dressier alternative to the standard terry cloth bib. Made of 100% cotton, this reversible adult bib has a Velcro tab closure and waterproof stitched lining.

Adult Bib Striped T-Shirt Protector

The Adult Bib Striped T-Shirt Protector is a clothing protector designed for use by individuals with eating, fine motor or upper extremity disabilities. It has a sporty T-shirt front made of 100% cotton, and a waterproof lined backing made of Supplex fabric. The Adult Bib Striped T-Shirt Protector comes with 3 snap closures.

Adult Bibs Button Down Shirt Protector

The Adult Bibs Button Down Shirt Protector is a bib designed for use by men or women with upper extremity, fine motor or eating disabilities. Designed to resemble a button-down shirt, this bib is made from a cotton button down shirt with a terrycloth backing added for absorption. It covers the user from neck to lap and fastens in the back with snap closures. The sleeveless style allows the bib to be worn over a quarter-length or long sleeve pullover T-shirt. The bib is machine washable. Availabl

Adult Clothing Protector

The Adult Clothing Protector is a bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities. Made with polyester/cotton waterproof material, this bib covers the front of the body from neck to lap and fastens at the neck with a Velcro closure. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 17.75 x 36 inches. COLORS: Rose, green, or navy print.

Adult Striped Reusable Bib

The Adult Striped Reusable Bib is a bib designed for use by adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. Designed to help protect clothing while eating, the front of the bib is made with heavyweight terry cloth, and it has a full length waterproof backing. Other features include colored binding and a Velcro neck closure. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 34 x 18 inches.

Adult Terry Cloth Bib (Models Cib109 & Cib110)

The Adult Terry Cloth Bib, models CIB109 and CIB110, is a bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities. Made with a stain-resistant 90% cotton, 10% polyester fabric with a vinyl backing and cotton binding, this bib covers from neck to lap. It fastens in the rear of the neck with either snap (model CIB109) or Velcro (CIB110) closure and is made to fit most individuals. The bib is machine washable. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 30 x 18 inches. COLOR: White.

Alimed Disposable Nosey Dual Cup, Model 83062

Alimed Disposable Nosey Dual Cup features a disposable "chin neutral" cup which can be used as a regular cup when the client is ready. It has a perforated cutout that removes with just a twist. It is convenient and sanitary, suitable for use at bedside, at meals or on a cart. The rim provides a generous cutout with room for the nose, allowing the client to drink without tilting the head. It is made of paper and can be squeezed to direct the liquid flow. 

Alimed Grip Utensils Set, Model 81424

Alimed Grip Utensils Set, Model 81424 are easy-to-grip utensils designed for use by individuals with fine motor and grasping disabilities associated with stroke, arthritis, traumatic brain injury and nerve injuries.  They feature textured handles. They are made of stainless steel and are dishwasher safe.

Bandana Bib

The Bandana Bib is a bib designed for use by individuals with eating, swallowing, or upper extremity disabilities. This stylish bib features a waterproof breathable backing, a cotton front, and a Velcro neck closure. The waterproof backing keeps the wearer dry. SIZE: Available in youth and adult sizes. COLORS: Navy, pink, denim, and patriotic.

Bandana Clothing Protector (Model 16T086)

The Bandana Clothing Protector, model 16T086, is a bib designed for use by individuals with eating or upper extremity disabilities. Draped around the front of the neck with a hook-and-loop fastener, this bandana scarf protects the wearer against food or liquid spills. It is made of 100 percent cotton with a moisture proof inner layer. The material is latex free and washable. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 13 x 26 inches. COLOR: Various colors available.

Bib (Model M2830)

The Bib, model M2830, is an extra length, cotton bib designed for both men and women. COLORS: Assorted prints and colors.

Bigbib

The BigBIB is a bib designed to protect clothing from spills for individuals with arthritis or eating disabilities. The bib is made of sturdy cotton/poly terry with a vinyl waterproof backing to prevent spills from soaking through. The custom- designed shape features shoulder level, Velcro front closure. The neck size is adjustable to fit all individuals. The bib is easy to put on and remove even over bulky clothes. All bibs are machine washable and dryer safe. SIZES: Original and Junior. DIMENS

Boppy Bibs

Boppy Bibs are designed for children with upper extremity and eating disabilities. These absorbent cotton bibs provide extra wide coverage and feature Velcro closure at the neck. COLOR: Assorted bright patterns.

Brief Or New: Feeding Device For Finger Foods.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Device promotes independent self-feeding by spinal cord injured persons. A cylinder is constructed of a rectangular piece of polyform splinting material measuring 13 by 4 cm. A polyform strip is attached to the side of the cylinder to hold the hand in place while eating. Feeding device was originally designed for a person with syringomyelia. Includes illustrations. SKILLS REQUIRED: Assembly. AUTHOR: Wiener, M M TITLE: Brief or New: Feeding Device for F

Bunk Bed Feeder Mount

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted feeder mount for a Kangaroo Pump feeder to a bunk bed for a child with Edwards Syndrome. There was no room for the feeder to be placed at the head of the bed; therefore, it was suggested that the child’s sleeping position be reversed. Despite the change in sleeping position the feeder could not be fixed directly onto the rails as they were too close together. A new bracket was added which holds the feeder just out from the

Care Spoons

Care Spoons are small feeding spatulas or spoons designed for use with individuals with eating or swallowing disabilities. These dishwasher-safe plastic spoons have small bowls and smooth, rounded edges for safety. SIZES: Small or Large. DIMENSIONS: Spoons are 6 inches long and 0.5 inch in diameter. The large spoon has a 1.25 inch bowl and the small spoon has a 1 inch bowl.

Case Report: The Development Of A Feeding Harness For An Als Patient.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Feeding harness which acts as a pulley, allowing a person with strong elbow extensors but weak flexors to bring a hand to the mouth for self-feeding. Harness made of a thermoplastic form for each shoulder, tubing across the back of the neck, wrist cuffs, and cotton or nylon cord threaded through the tubing to connect the cuffs and allow one arm to pull up the other for feeding. Developed for a patient with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ( ALS). COMMENTS

Children's Sleeve Bib (Model S13182 )

The Children's Sleeve Bib, model S13182, is a full sleeved bib designed for use by children with eating or swallowing disabilities. This bib is made of cotton and fits children up to two years old. The sleeves provide full upper body protection from food waste. SIZE: One size fits all. COLOR: Assorted prints including cars, animals, pockets, denim, teddy bears, and other festive prints.

Clear Food Guards (Models 31050 & 31051)

The Clear Food Guards are designed to assist people with physical disabilities in keeping food on the plate while eating by providing a high, curved lip with which to push food onto utensils. Fabricated of molded plastic, these see-through guards are dishwasher-safe. DIMENSIONS: The small model, number 31051, fits 5.5- to 7-inch plates, and the large model, number 31050, fits 8.5- to 10-inch plates. WARRANTY: The manufacturer warrants this product against defects in workmanship and materials for

Clothing Protector

The Clothing Protector is a bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities. Made with laminated polyester/cotton waterproof material, this bib covers from neck to waist and fastens at the neck with Velcro straps. The bib includes a front pocket that catches food for added protection. DIMENSION (LxW): 18 x 26 inches. COLOR: French blue.

Clothing Protector Adult Bib

The Clothing Protector Adult Bib is a bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities. This bib provides coverage from neck to waist and fastens at the neck with Velcro closures. It is reversible and made of 100 percent cotton. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 27 x 24 inches. COLORS: Available in a variety of colors and patterns.

Clothing Protector T-Shirt (Model Mf101T)

The Clothing Protector T-shirt, model MF010T, is a bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injuries. The cotton T-shirt-style bib has three snaps on the back and a waterproof lining on the opposite side. SIZE: One size fits all. COLOR: Black, navy,royal, kelly green, olive, red, and purple.

Clothing Protector Vest & Clothing Protector Vest Xl (Model Mf101V & Mf101Ve )

The Clothing Protector Vest and Clothing Protector Vest XL, models MF101V and MF101VE, is a vest designed for wear by men or women with upper extremity or spinal cord injuries. The vest is 100 percent cotton and has a waterproof lining and a Velcro tab closure. The XL version (model MF101VE) is 6 inches longer the regular version. SIZE: One size fits all. COLOR: Purple, blue, burgundy, tan, forest green, lime green, or grey. Solid colored fronts with printed backs are also available.

Clothing Protector With Snaps (Model 16T083)

The Clothing Protector with Snaps, model 16T083, is an adult bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities. The bib covers from neck to lap with snap closure at the neck. It has a polyester cotton front and waterproof backing. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 35 x 18 inches. COLOR: Comes in a variety of colors and patterns.

Clothing Protectors

The Clothing Protectors are bibs designed for use by individuals with eating, upper extremity, or drooling disabilities. Made of tear-resistant, machine washable vinyl, these protectors have closures at the neck. The protectors are available in clear vinyl with a snap closure and with or without a food catch pocket along the bottom. Also available is a reversible model with absorptive terry cloth on one side, a food pocket along the bottm, and snap closure. The Economy Terry Cloth model is made

Coated Utensils (Models 30943, 30944, 30945 & 30946)

The Coated Utensils are coated spoons designed to protect teeth, lips, and gums during use. The nylon-coated spoons are available in teaspoon, model 30943, long spoon, model 30944, soup spoon, model 30945, and tablespoon, model 30946, models. WARRANTY: The manufacturer warrants these products against defects in workmanship and materials for 90 days from the date of purchase.

Coffee Spillers Inc. Biball

Coffee Spillers, Inc. BibAlls are bibs designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. These reversible bibs have a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. These bibs are silk screened with "Coffee Spillers, Inc." and a coffee cup. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 17 x 33 inches. COLOR: Navy or brow

Counterbalanced Swivel Fork.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Fork and tray ensemble designed to enable a person with minimal upper extremity function to eat independently. Describes a plywood tray, with suction cups on the bottom to prevent slipping, which holds a scoop dish attached with velcro and a cutout circle for a glass; a fork with an extension allows it to swivel. The fork is fastened to the dish with a chain of rubber bands which acts to keep the fork parallel to the plate when it is in the plate and h

Covered Spoon, Twin Pack (Model 16T176A)

The Covered Spoon, Twin Pack, model 16T176A, is a spoon designed for use by adults and children with upper extremity or eating disabilities or tremors. This spoon has a lid that covers approximately two-thirds of the spoon bowl, keeping food on the utensil and limiting spillage. It can hold liquids and smaller pieces of food. The spoon can be taken apart for cleaning and is dishwasher safe.

Crab Biball

The Crab BibAll is a bib designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. These reversible bibs have a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. These bibs are silk screened with a crab design. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 17 x 33 inches or 17 x 36 inches. COLOR: White, black, or navy with red crab

Craft And Mealtime Clothing Protector

The Craft and Mealtime Clothing Protector is a large bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities. This waterproof bib prevents food and paint stains and scalding from hot liquids by protecting the chest and lap. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 36 inches. COLOR: Light blue or floral print.

Cravaat Bib

The Cravaat Bib is a bib designed for use by adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. Designed resemble a scarf, this waist length bib is made from brushed microfiber and has the soft feel of suede. The bib has a stylish look that is a discreet alternative to the adult bib. It is stain-resistant, wrinkle-free, and machine washable. DIMENSION (LxW): 27 x 8.5 inches. COLORS: Floral tan; brown/green print; tan faux leather; and black, brown, blue, burgundy,

Cravaat Ii Bib

The Cravaat II Bib is a bib designed for use by adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. Designed to resemble a scarf, this bib is full length and extends over the lap to catch crumbs. Made of 100 percent polyester, it is sewn together to keep closed and has a wide opening at the neck to allow it to fit easily over the head. The bib has a stylish look that is intended to be a discreet alternative to the adult bib. It is machine washable in cold water with

Cravaat Napkin At Your Neck

The Cravaat Napkin At Your Neck is a bib designed for use by adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. This bib is designed to resemble an oversized napkin tucked in at the neck to present a dignified alternative to the adult bib. The napkin extends from the neck over the lap to catch crumbs, and it stays in place by a strap that snaps around the neck. Made of polyester, it is stain- and wrinkle-resistant, machine washable and can be tumble dried. DIMENSIO

Degree Feeding Bottles

Degree Feeding Bottles are designed for use with infants and children with swallowing and eating disabilities. This botle features an angled neck to permit nursing in an upright position, providing better control of swallowing.

Dentaswab Cleaners

The DentaSwab Cleaners are oral hygiene aids designed for use with individuals with upper extremity or oral motor disabilities. These individually-wrapped swabs have a square, soft, foam head and a handle and can be used for oral cleansing or oral motor stimulation. DIMENSIONS: 5 inches long.

Designer Clothing Protector

The Designer Clothing Protector is an adult bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, swallowing, or eating disabilities. This bib has an absorbent front surface, a full-sized impermeable backing, and side neck closure. DIMENSIONS (LxW):36 x 18 inches. COLORS: Blue plaid or floral.

Designer Embroidery Bibs For Women

The Designer Embroidery Bibs for Women are bibs designed for use by women with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. Made of cotton and polyester blend, these bibs have two layers of terry cloth sewn together with a plain white back and embroidered front. The embroidery work is not seen from the back side. Features include hook and loop neck closure. The bibs are machine wash and dry. DIMENSIONS: (LxW): 30 x 18 inches.

Dining Bibs

The Dining Bibs are adult bibs designed for use by individuals with eating, swallowing, and upper extremity disabilities. These bibs are offered in a variety of fabrics and styles from fancy wear to picnic wear and all are laminated or vinyl covered, and features Velcro closure at the neck and a crumb catcher pocket at the bottom. Styles include men's wear with a matching cumber bund crumb catcher pocket; women's wear with a metallic background, clear pocket, and lace trim. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 27

Dining Smock

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities or tremors, arthritis, or grasping, eating, swallowing, or fine motor disabilities to eat without soiling clothing. Included in a chapter entitled "Kitchen & Meal Time," this article provides a pattern, detailed instructions, and illustrations for making a dining smock from a used shirt or blouse one size larger than the wearer’s usual size. The shirt is buttoned closed in the front and cut open down the bac

Disposabib

The Disposabib is a plastic bib designed for use by individuals with swallowing, eating, or upper extremity disabilities. The bib ties at the neck and has a food catch pocket at the bottom. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 15.5 x 16 inches.

Disposable Clothing Protectors

The Disposable Clothing Protectors are bibs designed for use by individuals with eating, grasping, fine motor, neurological or upper extremity disabilities as well as people with excessive drooling. Designed for easy application and removal, these disposable peel-and-stick bibs have an adhesive on the back. Each bib covers the chest and waist and feature a fold-out pocket to catch crumbs. These absorbent, waterproof and leakproof protectors offer protection similar to standard cloth bibs without

Double-Handled Mug

The Double-Handled Mug is a twin handle cup with spout designed for use by individuals with upper extremity tremors or disabilities and/or swallowing disabilities. This 10-ounce mug is equipped with handles large enough to accommodate adult fingers. The drinking spout in the included lid prevents spills. This cup is afe for dishwasher, microwave, and autoclave. COLOR: Clear with white lid.

Drawstring Pouch

The Drawstring Pouch is a feeding tube holder designed to store the excess length of a feeding tube while the tube is in use by an infant, child or adult with swallowing or eating disabilities. Coiled tubing fits into this nylon mesh bag, and the bag can be pinned to clothing to help prevent accidental tube removal.

Dribble Bibble

The Dribble Bibble is a bib designed for infants and toddlers with eating, swallowing, neurological, and upper extremity disabilities and Down syndrome, cerebral palsy and traumatic brain injury. The Dribble Bibble is made of a nylon and polyester blend that absorbs liquid and dries quickly so it can be used to protect clothes from drooling as well as baby formula and other drinks. The bib reverses for solid food feeding and includes a pocket to catch food. COLOR: Chocolate brown with fuchsia, l

Drinking Straw Trainer

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with severe disabilities in transitioning from bottle feeding to straw drinking. The tip was cut off a pacifier and the pacifier was attached to a cup with a built-in straw. The remainder of the pacifier was kept intact to provide the needed tactile stimulation to aid the child in remembering to suck. MATERIALS: Pacifier and cup with straw. TOOLS: Scissors. SKILLS REQUIRED: Cutting. AUTHOR: Chambers, M. TITLE: Assistive Technology Ideas that W

Dynarex Lemon Glycerin Swabsticks (Model 1216)

Dynarex Lemon Glycerin Swabsticks, model 1216, are oral swabsticks designed to clean, soothe, and refresh dry mouths of individuals with restricted oral intake. Flavored with lemon glycerin solution, these oral swabsticks have raised foam ridges, which help remove particles and mucous for enhanced oral hygiene.

E Z Topp (Model 530 To 570)

The EZ Topp is a bib or clothing protector designed for use by individuals with eating, swallowing, or upper extremity disabilities. With three snaps at the back of the neck, these vests go on over the shoulders and have a terry velour front and a waterproof nylon backing. The necks are ribbed. OPTIONS: Back opening. SIZES: Child (model 730), adult (model 740), or extra-large (model 750). DIMENSIONS: Model 730 is 11 x 11 inches, model 740 is 15 x 15 inches, and model 750 is 17 x 32 inches. COLOR

Eatery: Feeding Aid For Quadriplegics.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Feeding device manipulated with head motion and operated without electrical or mechanical power to allow self feeding by a person with limited hand function. Self feeding device made for a quadriplegic consisting of a sectioned tray with spoon shaped projections, attached to a table assembly which can be fitted to a wheelchair. The person pushes food into the spoon projections with a headstick and eats as if from a regular spoon. Requires some control

Eating Apparatus

The Eating Apparatus is a mechanical feeder designed to assist individuals with little arm strength or muscle control to feed themselves. This motorized feeding arm consists of a steel track, a forearm support for the right arm, and a 12-volt car window motor. The device is controlled by a remote switch which is operated by the left hand. The feeding aid attaches to a table-like surface with a C-clamp. PROTOTYPE DEVELOPMENT: This device was designed by John Duffus for an individual with very lit

Eating Smock (Model 978)

The Eating Smock, Model 978 is an adult bib in a smock style. The smock is made of a waterproof, vinyl-backing with a terry cloth front. Features include: a front pocket to catch crumbs, ties for back closure, short sleeves and is machine washable. SIZES: One size fits all.

Ergo Plate

The Ergo Plate is a high side plate designed for use by individuals with the use of one hand, fine motor, upper extremity or eating disabilities. Designed to help prevent spillage of food over the side of the plate, this ergonomically designed plate has high sides and a wide rim against which food can be pushed onto cutlery. Other features include a slightly sloped base that keeps liquids and small particle foods contained in one spot. The plate is made from durable polycarbonate with a textured

Essential Deluxe Bib (Model C3045)

The Essential Deluxe Bib, model C3045, is designed for use by individuals with eating or swallowing disabilities. The bib has a fabric front, a vinyl back, and Velcro closure at the neck. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 30 inches. COLOR: Plaid.

Essential Standard Bib (Model C3042)

The Essential Standard Bib, model C3042, is designed for use by individuals with eating or swallowing disabilities. The bib is made of soft terry cloth with Velcro closure at the neck. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 30 inches. COLOR: Blue.

Extra Long Bib (Model 6068)

The Extra Long Bib, model 6068, is a plastic bib designed to protect the area from the neck to the knees from spills. The bib is made of flexible waterproof vinyl. DIMENSIONS: 36 x 24 inches wide.

Extra Long Drinking Straw

This Extra Long Flexible Drinking Straw is designed for those individuals confined to a wheelchair or a bed. With its ability to bend in three places, the user may drink while laying down in bed, or from an upright position when sitting in a wheel chair so that those persons will not have to strain their neck, trying to reach the straw, and with this product the individual will not have to hunch down. OPTIONS: Sold in package of 10 or may buy a set of 50 in bulk. To buy this item in bulk, contac

Farmer Biball

The Farmer BibAll is a bib designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. This reversible bibs has a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. This bib looks like denim overalls with a two-button henley-style shirt underneath. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 17 x 33 inches. GUARANTEE: 100 percent sa

Feeding And Toileting Devices For A Child With Arthrogriposis.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Feeding device to allow a person with no arm use to use a spoon or fork with head control. Simple device made with a small wood block 2 3/4 inches square and 1 1/ 4 inches high; a dowel 3 inches long and 1/2 inch in diameter; a nail with a flat head; a stationary-type clothespin; and a 4 or 5 ounce lead fishing sinker to provide weight. Provides instructions and photographs. The clothespin, which swivels on top of the dowel, holds the spoon or fork whi

Feeding Bibs And Fashion Bibs

The Feeding Bibs and Fashion Bibs are adult bibs designed for use by individuals with eating, feeding, or swallowing disabilities. The Feeding Bibs ($7.50) are made of terrycloth on a choice of a ripstop nylon or rubber-backed fabric backings. These large square bibs feature knit ribbing at the neck and snap closure at the back of the neck. The Fashion Bibs ($7.50). These triangular bibs are made of dress fabric or men's shirt fabric, lined with ripstop nylon or rubber-backed fabric as a moistu

Feeding Bottle With Flexible Tube (Model F74578-0000)

The Feeding Bottle with Flexible Tube, model F74578-0000, is designed for use by children and adults with swallowing and eating disabilities. It holds eight ounces of liquid and features a tube that extends from the bottom of the bottle out through a screw cap to control fluid intake. The bottle is also graduated in ounces and milliliters to aid in dispensing measured amounts of liquid. DIMENSIONS: The tube is 1/8-inch in diameter.

Feeding Tube Holder

DO-IT-YOURSELF-ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with ALS to indepemdemtly pour liquid meals into a feeding tube. The device consists of a quarter-inch plywood base with an upright length of plywood attached to it. The syringe barrel is attached to the side of the 2 x 4, enabling the user to use two hands to pour the liquid food. The unit disassembles for travel and storage. MATERIALS: one piece of quarter-inch plywood, a 9-inch length of 2 x 4, and fasteners. TOOLS: Wood shop tools. S

Flexible Utensil-Tablespoon

The Flexible Utensil-Tablespoon is a rubber spoon designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities or eating disabilities. This versatile utensil may be angled or positioned in a variety of ways. Features include a foam handle that can be customized to fit the user’s grip. The spoon can be cleaned with warm soapy water. DIMENSIONS: The spoon is 14 inches long and the handle is 1 inch in diameter. WEIGHT: 4 ounces.

Food Catcher

The Food Catcher is a bib designed for wear by individuals with eating, swallowing, and upper extremity disabilities. Made of terry cloth and vinyl, the lightweight, woven Food Catcher is moisture proof on both sides, fastens at the neck with Velcro, and is machine-washable. A terry cloth and plastic bib model is also available. DIMENSIONS: The Food Catcher is 18 inches long.

Fork Aid And One Hand Cutlery

The Fork Aid and One Hand Cutlery is an eating utensil designed for persons that have a disability that hinders their ability to feed themselves. It is a stainless steel automatic serving fork and its design is such that when the user puts food in their mouth, as the user pulls the fork back out of their mouth, the food on the fork is pushed off the fork. Ideal for one-handed users as well.

Freedom Dinnerware Desert Bowl

The Freedom Dinnerware Desert Bowl is a non-skid bowl designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities. This bowl sticks solidly to any smooth table or work surface. The bowl screws onto the pad (similar to a jam-jar lid) and the bowl can be washed in a dishwasher (top shelf), while the non-skid no spill vacuum pad can be hand washed and dried. DIMENSIONS: 4.5 inches in diameter. COLOR: White

Freedom Dinnerware Soup Bowl

The Freedom Dinnerware Soup Bowl is a non-skid bowl designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities. The bowl is high sided and screws onto the Freedom Pad. Users can free themselves with no danger of the bowl moving or tipping over. It comes complete with the removable non-skid, no-spill vacuum pad. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 1.75 x 6 inches. COLOR: White.

Freedom Divided Plate

The Freedom Divided Plate is a partitioned plate designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This plate is divided into three compartments that are approximately a half and two quarters. The plate includes the Freedom vacuum pad, and the plate screws onto the pad like a jam jar lid. With the pad in place, the plate sticks solidly to any smooth table or work surface and it is virtually impossible to lift or move. To remove the pad si

Freedom Scoop Plate

The Freedom Scoop Plate is a scoop dish designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This plate has a high rear wall to assist in pushing food onto utensils. This dish includes the Freedom vacuum pad, and the plate screws onto the pad like a jam jar lid. With the pad in place, the plate sticks solidly to any smooth table or work surface and it is virtually impossible to lift or move. To remove the pad simply lift up any corner to rel

Full-Sized Bibs

The Full-Sized Bibs are bibs designed for individuals with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, fine motor or severe physical disabilities. Made of cotton and polyester blend, these full length terry cloth bibs fasten at the neck with Velcro closure. The bibs can be machine washed. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 34 x 18 inches. COLORS: Blue, white, and other colors.

Geribib

The GeriBib is an adult bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities or severe physical disabilities. Designed to cover the complete chest and lap area, this bib is intended for use with Geri-chairs with attached trays. The bib is draped over a Geri-chair to prevent liquids and food from falling between the armrests and seat cushion of the chair. The bib is made of durable polyester and cotton blend with a vinyl lining. Features include a Velcro closure that se

Gooseneck Feeding Device.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Gooseneck holder for spoon to provide resistance against uncontrollable arm movements. A gooseneck with an angle clamp can be purchased. A lock-on accessory with a push button release is attached to the end of the gooseneck and silver brazed to the eating utensil to be used. In the example described a T bar handle was also brazed onto the end of the utensil to provide better support for a person with uncontrolable movement. A commercially available laz

Gripware Partitioned Scoop Dish

The GripWare Partitioned Scoop Dish (also known as the Divided Scoop Dish) is a partitioned plate designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and eating disabilities. This melamine plate is divided into three sections with partitions to aid in moving food onto utensils. This dish is institutional dishwasher safe but should not be microwaved. DIMENSIONS: This plate is 8.75 inches in diameter with 0.75-inch high partitions.

Gripware Scoop Dish

The GripWare Scoop Dish is a plate designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and eating disabilities. This slanted melamine plate has a lip to aid in moving food onto utensils. A groove in the lip helps hold utensils. This dish is institutional dishwasher safe but should not be microwaved. DIMENSIONS: This plate is 9 inches in diameter.

Invisible Food Guard (Models 1114 & 1115)

The Invisible Food Guard, models 1114 and 1115, is a plastic food guard designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and eating disabilities. This crystal clear plastic ring features a slot cut around base to slip onto plate. Model 1114 is designed to fit 6 to 7.5 inch plates. Model 1115 is designed to fit 8.5 to 10 inch plates. DIMENSIONS: The guard is 1.25 inches high.

Jersey Protector (Model Mf101J)

The Jersey Protector, model MF101J, is a protective smock designed for use by individuals with physical, upper extremity, or eating disabilities. It is made of soft jersey material and features a nylon front and supplex waterproof backing. The protector is also available with a catch all pocket. SIZE: One size fits all. COLOR: Navy, red, purple, black, green, or royal.

Jiggler Fun Facial Massager

The Jiggler Fun Facial Massager is a massager designed for oral-motor stimulation in children with speech or swallowing disabilities. This facial vibrator has a variety of shapes and textures. The colorful figures are based on the Caspar cartoon series. SIZE: 9 inches long. POWER: Uses one double-A battery (not included).

Jofas Clamp

The Jofas Clamp is a feeding tube holder designed for use in nasal gastric and gastric feeding of infants, children or adults with swallowing or eating disabilities. The unit holds a standard 60cc syringe for gravity feeding. It consists of a flexible arm that is light weight and portable, with a C-clamp base that attaches to flat surfaces (such as tables or counters) up to 2 inches wide. DIMENSIONS: Flexible arm is 24 inches long.

Jumbo Bib

Jumbo terry cloth bib, 18 by 32 inches, Velcro adjustable fastening. Machine washable. One size. Available in double sided terry cloth or vinyl backed.

Junior Mealtime Protector (Model Jc3300 )

The Junior Mealtime Protector, model JC3300, is a large protective bib designed for use by children with severe physical and upper extremity, swallowing, or eating disabilities. This waterproof bib has an absorbent front with vinyl backing. SIZE: One size fits all. COLOR: Blue flames, pink camouflage, baseball, and bling kitty prints.

Keep Warm Dish (Model 16T174A)

The Keep Warm Dish, model 16T174A is a food warmer dish designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities or spinal cord injury. The dish is designed to keep food warm throughout the course of the meal. Hot water is poured into the bottom chamber through a plastic funnel and the dish holds 22 ounces of food. The dish is not microwave safe, but it is dishwasher safe when placed on a top rack. DIMENSIONS: (HxW): 2 x 8 inches. WEIGHT: 2 pounds.

Keep Warm Dish (Model Ha-4247)

The Keep Warm Dish, model HA-4247, is a food warmer dish designed for use by individuals who require extra time to finish a meal. This dish assures that food will be hot throughout the course of the meal. The plate is kept warm by filling a chamber beneath it with hot water. The dish is dishwasher safe and includes a funnel. DIMENSIONS: 303 millimeters diameter. WEIGHT: 360 grams.

Keep-A-Temp Dish And Bowl (Model 1421)

The Keep-A-Temp Dish and Bowl, model 1421, is a partitioned plate designed for use by people with eating disabilities. Features include a bottom compartment that may be filled with hot or cold water to keep food at the proper serving temperature throuout the meal. The unbreakable plastic plate is microwavable and dishwasher safe and has three partitioned sections. A top is included.

Kings Assessment Kit

Kings Assessment Kit is designed for use by health care providers who are evaluating feeding skills associated with upper extremity and neurological disabilities.  It contains a selection of utensils, handles and sleeves that can be assembled in a variety of ways to suit the user's individual needs and abilities. The kit comes in a carrying case.

Kinsman Weighted Dining Kit, Model 555651

Kinsman Weighted Dining Kit includes the basic dining products for persons with Parkinsons disease and other illnesses that cause tremors. It includes solid stainless steel KEaterly utensils, an insulated weighted bowl and insulated weighted cup with no-spill lid. It should not be used in microwave as steel weight has been internally added to the bowl and cup.

Lapkin (Model 71820)

The Lapkin, model 71820, is a bib designed for use by individuals with eating or upper extremity disabilities. This protector is absorbent and covers a large surface area for protection from food or liquid spills. The front of this clothing protector is a blend of 65 percent polyester and 35 percent rayon the backing is vinyl. SIZE: One size fits all. DEMINSIONS: (LxW): 18 x 20 inches. COLOR: Male and female prints.

Laryngeal Mirror

The Laryngeal Mirror is a speech mirror designed for use by individuals with speech, eating, or swallowing disabilities. Designed to provide thermal-tactile stimulation during swallowing therapy, this chrome plated mirror helps trigger swallowing by stimulating the anterior pillars of fauces. The device can be sterilized by stem, hot air or antiseptic solutions. OPTIONS: A chrome plated hexagon handle is available for use with either size mirror (sold separately). DIMENSIONS: 12 millimeters (S

Lobster Biball

The Lobster BibAll is a bib designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. These reversible bibs have a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. These bibs are silk screened with a lobster design. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 17 x 33 inches. COLOR: White. GUARANTEE: 100 percent satisfaction guar

Mabis DMI Redware Dinnerware Set, Model 641-4538-0000

Mabis DMI Redware Dinnerware Set is designed for people with fine motors and grasping disabilities. Is contrast to the food and drink being served to increase food and liquid intake. Scoop bowl has high sides to help push food onto utensils and fork and spoon have extra-large handles for gripping.

Maddak Eating Partitioned Scoop Dish With Lid, Model F745270000

The Partitioned Dish is a partitioned plate designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Available with or without a cover, this dishwasher-safe dish is divided into three sections, one that holds eight ounces and two that hold four ounces.  

Maddak Eating Plastic Coated Spoons,Model H746320001

The Plastisol Coated Teaspoon and Soup Spoon are plastisol coated spoons designed for use by individuals with limited hand dexterity or neurological, grasping or eating disabilities. The spoon handles are made of stainless steel and the spoon bowls are coated with non-toxic plastisol. The plastisol coating is intended to protect the teeth, gums and lips of users who tend to have difficulty or have stabbing or jerky motion getting eating utensils to their mouths or involuntary biting down on the

Maddak Eating Scooper Plate, Model F745350010

Maddak Eating Scooper Plate features is designed for use by individuals with limited use of her their upper extremities as a result of stroke or traumatic brain injury.  It features a flat bottom and high rim with a reverse curve on one side to help in scooping food onto a utensil without spilling over the side. It is made of molded white and heat-resistant plastic.

Maroon Spoon

The Maroon Spoon is a child spoon designed for use in feeding therapy or for use with children with oral sensitivity, tongue thrust, or poor lip closure. These break-resistant plastic spoons have a long handle and a narrow bowl. SIZES: Small and large COLOR: Maroon.

Matty

The Matty is a bib designed for wear by children with eating and swallowing disabilities. These washable cotton bibs are waterproof and breathable and fasten behind the neck. SIZES: Children's small/medium, large, and extra large and adult small/medium, large, and extra large. COLOR: Moss green, light blue bandana print, navy, lavender, purple floral, blue floral, and denim.

Mealtime Protector

The Mealtime Protector is a bib designed for use by individuals with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. Designed to protect clothing from accidental spills, this bib provides chest to lap coverage. The bib is made of a polyester cotton blend front with a waterproof barrier underneath. Other features include hook and loop neck closure. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 36 x 17.75 inches. COLORS: Rose, green or navy print.

Mealtime Smock

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities or tremors, arthritis, or grasping, eating, swallowing, or fine motor disabilities to eat without soiling clothing. Included in a chapter entitled "Kitchen & Meal Time," this article provides a pattern, detailed instructions, and illustrations for making a washable apron from an inexpensive vinyl tablecloth (more than one apron can usually be made from a single tablecloth). This alternative to a bib covers t

Men And Women's Mealtime Protector (Model P13836)

The Men and Women's Mealtime Protector, model P13836, is a protective smock designed for use by individuals with eating, swallowing, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injuries. The smock is cotton with a vinyl backing. SIZE: One size fits all. COLOR: The women's model is available in floral and assorted prints. The men's model is available in paisley blue and assorted prints and plaids.

Men's Casual T-Shirt Protectee

The Men’s Casual T-Shirt Protectee is a bib designed to protect clothing from spills for individuals with eating, upper extremity or severe physical disabilities and seniors. Made of cotton and nylon blend, the bib covers from the neck to waist and fastens at the neck with Velcro, snaps, or magnets. The bib is machine washable with cold water and dryer safe on low heat. COLORS: Black, maroon, gray, and dark blue with white stripes.

Movie Star Biball

The Movie Star BibAll is a bib designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. This reversible bib has a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. This bib is silk screened with an overblouse with a spread-collar V-neck, a decorated underblouse V-neck insert, and a faux belt. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS

My Spoon

My Spoon is a powered feeder designed for use by individuals with eating disabilities, spinal cord injury, upper extremity disabilities, or upper extremity amputation. This device allows users to eat most types of everyday food with minimal help from a caregiver. The user sits upright to be fed. A base unit sits on the table next to a dish with four comparments, and an arm raises food to the user's mouth. The device can operate in manual, semi-automatic, or automatic modes, with a joystick, butt

Napkin Clip

The Napkin Clip is a bib clip designed for use by individuals with eating disabilities. This clip converts a napkin or towel into a bib. It features two large alligator style clips connected by a chain. SIZE: The chain is 18 inches long.

Napkleen

Napkleen is a bib designed for use by individuals with eating or upper extremity disabilities. This soft, absorbent, waterproof bib is backed or centered on adhesive. The user or caregiver can peel off the backing and the adhesive sticks to clothing, eliminating the need to tie the bib around the neck. It is made of a leak-proof three-ply material that offers protection from messy spills. A fold-out pouch at the bottom catches spills. COLOR: Assorted.

Neater Eater Electric Version

The Neater Eater Electric Version is a powered feeder designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities which make self feeding difficult. The feeding arm can be programmed so the spoon scoops food from the plate and brings it to the user's mouth. The device can be set up for five different diners and the automatic cycle of the spoon can be controlled in four different ways: A single eating cycle has the spoon run once; a Go While Pressed cycle has the spoon move only when the s

Neater Eater Manual Version & Adapted Version

The Neater Eater Manual Version is a mechaincal feeder designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities which make self feeding difficult. The unit features adjustable springs that help the user to smoothly guide the spoon down into the plate and up to the mouth. Adjustable stops prevent the spoon from moving past the plate or too close to the user, and stop the spoon at the right height for the user's mouth. The plate is turned by the user. In the Adapted Version, an adjustabl

No-Slip Mat

The No-Slip Mat is a non-slip pad designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or neurological disabilities. Intended to keep items from sliding off a table, this pad can be used to stabilize toys, dishes, eating utensils, or tools. DIMENSIONS: 10 x 14 inches.

Non-Slip Dish

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To enable individuals with upper extremity disabilities or tremors, spinal cord injury, or use of one hand to dine independently. Included in a chapter entitled "Kitchen & Meal Time," this article provides detailed instructions and illustrations for making a non-slip dish from a standard bowl. Apply a small amount of silicone bathroom tub and tile sealant around the bottom of a bowl and smooth with a moistened finger. Set the bowl, right-side up, on a piece of pl

Oral Motor Kit (Model 1145)

The Oral Motor Kit, model 1145, is a respiratory training activity designed to provide tactile, proprioceptive, visual, and auditory feedback for children and adults with severe physical, speech, or neurological disabilities. This all-inclusive kit include items to provide oral stimulation, help to strengthen the muscles in the mouth and face, and/or make feeding easier. The kit includes: Set of six whistles, vibrating teether, Tri Chew, Tuffy Chew, scooper plate, set of five Easy Spoons, a two-

Oral Motor Therapy Feeder

The Oral Motor Therapy Feeder enables solid foods to no longer be a choking hazard for children or those with difficulty chewing or swallowing. Drop the mesh bag into a retainer ring, place the food in the bag, and screw tight. The mesh bag lets children practice their chewing skills without the risk of choking. The feeder is an ideal tool for those wanting to introduce new flavors and textures to the sensory defensive child who would normally just spit them out.

Oxo Tot Feeding Spoon Set

The OXO Tot Feeding Spoon Set is a child's coated spoon designed for use with children with neurological or eating disabilities. Available in sets of two, this spoon is suitable for children six months and older and has a protective food-grade silicone coating that is designed to be gentle on a baby’s gums and mouth. The soft edges of the silicone can be used to scrape the last bit from the bowl or jar, or to gently wipe food from the baby’s face. The shallow spoon prevents feeding too much foo

Partitioned Scoop Dish (Model A-Psd)

The Partitioned Scoop Dish, model A-PSD, is a partioned plate designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities. This melamine dinner plate is partitioned into three sections. Two sections have 4 ounce capacity; the third holds 8 ounces. The dish's sides are nearly vertical. The latex-free plate is dishwasher safe up to 180 degrees Fahrenheit. DIMENSIONS: Dish is 8.75 inches in diameter. Dividers are 0.75 inch high. WEIGHT: 0.67 pounds. COLOR: White.

Patient Protector (Models 6010, 6011, 6012, & 6015)

The Patient Protector is a bib designed to be used to protect adults from unintentional spills. The terrycloth bibs are machine washable. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 27 inch terrycloth with tape ties (model 6010); 18 x 27 inch terrycloth with velcro closures (model 6011); 21 x 27 inch terrycloth with plasticized back, crumb catcher and tape ties (model 6012); 24 x 36 inch plastic reusable bib with tape ties.

Pediatric Keep-Warm Dish

The ABLEWARE Pediatric Keep-Warm Dish is a food warmer dish designed for use by children who need additional time to finish a meal due to upper extremity or fine motor disabilities, as well as swallowing and eating disabilities. An inside chamber is filled with hot water to keep food warm; a plastic funnel is included to aid in filling the chamber. The plastic bowl holds six fluid ounces and is top-rack dishwasher safe. DIMENSIONS (H x Diameter): 2.25 x 5.25 inches. WEIGHT: 0.175 pounds when

Pediatric Utensil Holder (Model 10002)

The Pediatric Utensil Holder, model 10002, is a utensil holder and grasping aid designed for use by children with eating, upper extremity, or grasping disabilities. The utensil is attached to a nylon D-ring thumb loop that can be adjusted to fit with a Velcro fastener strap. The utensil holding pocket accommodates most standard-width utensil handles. COLOR: Red, green, blue, and yellow.

Plastic Food Guard (Models 1476, 1477 & 1478)

The Plastic Food Guards are designed to assist people with upper extremity disabilities with keeping food on the plate and pushing food on to utensils. The lightweight, smooth plastic Guards hook on to the pate with hooks molded as part of the unit, creating no seams or joints. These Guards are dishwasher safe up to 125 degrees. DIMENSIONS: Fit plates 9.5 to 10 inches in diameter. COLOR: Model PC 1476 is red; model PC 1477 is blue; and model PC 1488 is white.

Plate & Lid Set

The Plate & Lid Set is a set of partitioned plates designed for use by individuals with eating, fine motor, grasping or upper extremity disabilities. Made of microwave- and dishwasher-safe plastic, each plate is divided into three sections and goes from the refrigerator or freezer to microwave to table. The section walls also aid in pushing food onto utensils. Each plate comes with a vented lid. The plates and lids nest for compact storage. COLOR: Assorted.

Portable Table

---- DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To create a do-it-yourself portable table for use with an individual with Duchenne’s muscular dystrophy who can no longer lift his arms to feed himself. A small table which folds flat was made from a 1/8 inch masonite. Three panels are all of the same width with one slightly longer than the other two. This creates a top for the table with the two other panels being used to fold out as “leg panels”. Small hinges and screws were obtained from a local

Posey Adult Feeding Apron (Model 4552)

The Posey Adult Feeding Apron, model 4552, is a bib designed for use by adults with upper extremity or eating disabilities. Made with durable quilted laminated polyester with an inner waterproof membrane, this bib is reversible and covers from neck to lap. It fastens in the rear with hook and loop closure and is made to fit most individuals. Other features include a built-in catch pocket to shield against spilled food and beverages. This bib is machine washable. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 30 x 18 inches.

Preemie / Bassinet Acid Reflux (Ar) Pillow

The Preemie/Bassinet Acid Reflux Pillow is a wedge pillow designed for use with babies with gastric reflux or eating and digestive disabilities. This pillow includes a quilted poly/cotton harness and head ring to hold a newborn safely and maintain a 30-Degree angle, the optimal angle to relieve acid reflux, gastroesophageal reflux, Barrett's Syndrome, post surgical conditions, etc. naturally. The head ring is attached under the cotton pillow sheet with Velcro to the pillow surface. The quilted p

Printed Bib With Snap Closure

The Printed Bib with Snap Closure is a large bib designed for use by adults with upper extremity or eating disabilities. Designed to protect clothing while eating, the front of the bib is made of quilted cotton with a poly filled center for added absorbency. It also has a full length waterproof vinyl back side to provide protection from spills. Other features include snap closure at the neck. DIMENSIONS: (LxW): 30 x 18 inches. COLORS: A variety of floral prints.

Priva Adult Mealtime Clothing Protectors (Model P13836)

The Priva Adult Mealtime Clothing Protector, model P13836, is an adult bib made of 100% brushed cotton lined with a 100% waterproof barrier layer to ensure protection from spills or scalding from hot fluids. The bibs are easy to fit with stainless steel snap closures. The full length ensures complete protection while seated or in bed. COLOR: Plaid. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 36 inches.

Protective Bib (Model 30140)

The Protective Bib, model 30140, is designed for use by adults with eating, swallowing, or upper extremity disabilities. This bib features a vinyl backing and snap closure at the neck. COLOR: Assorted colors.

Provale‚Ñ¢ Cup

The Provale™ Cup for Stroke and Dysphagia Patients, model RM058T, is a drinking cup designed for use by persons who had a stroke or patients who have dysphagia or individuals who have trouble swallowing. These cups deliver “small swallows®" of thin liquids with every drinking motion. This reduces risk of liquid aspiration, commonly known as “going down the wrong pipe.” Preset the portion of liquid dispensed from 3 milliliters to 15 milliliters. Ergonomic handle for secure grip. good nose cut to

Quad-Care Utensil Holder (Model 30910)

The Quad-Care Utensil Holder, Model 30910, is a utensil holder designed for use by people who are quadriplegic or who have difficulty grasping utensils. The device consists of a built-up palm block and an attached hook-n-loop strap with a thumb loop. A pocket in the palm block allows a variety of utensils to be inserted for use. WARRANTY: The manufacturer warrants this product against defects in workmanship and materials for 90 days from the date of purchase.

Quick Bib

The Quick Bib is a bib designed for use by individuals with eating, or upper extremity disabilities or limited motion due to health or space issues. The Quick Bib is designed for use without the need for snaps, ties, or hook and loop closures. This bib is made with a flexible injection molded “C” shaped ring sewn into the collar. This flexible “C” ring collar slides on from the front allowing the user to position it without having to reach around the neck. Other features include a built-in pock

Quilted Bib With Decorative Design (Model Cc1930)

The Quilted Bib with Decorative Design, model CC1930, is a bib designed for use by men or women with upper extremity or eating disabilities. This double-sided, quilted bib provides protection from spills. The bib is made of poly/cotton knit with a poly fill center. There are versions for men and women with different decorative designs. The women's bib features birds and flowers. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 30 x 19 inches.

Quilted Waterproof Bib

The Quilted Waterproof Bib is designed to provide attractive protection of clothes from stains to women and men. Bibs have a velcro closure and consist of aquilted cotton/poly front with a rubberized flannel backing. SIZE: One size. COLOR: Variety.

Revolving Partitioned Scoop Dish (Model A7472 & A7473)

The Rolyan Revolving Partitioned Scoop Dish, model A7472 and model A7473,is a revolving partitioned plate designed for use by individuals with limited range of motion, visual disabilities or little or no coordination. The plate can be adjusted to turn 360 degrees in either a clockwise or counter-clockwise direction and features high-sided partitions to keep food separate and prevent spills. Model A747-2 has a flat base and model A747-3 features a wedge base design for use by individuals with li

Rije Dysphagia Drinking Cup

RiJe Dysphagia Drinking Cup automatically dispenses a limited portion of liquid each time it stands in its upright position. Once the portion is withdrawn and the cup put upright, it delivers another portion within 2-3 seconds. Built-in regulator allows adjusting portion size before the cup is filled with liquid. The RiJe Dysphagia Cup allows for controlled portions to be consumed directly from the cup rim or through a straw. Portion volume can be adjusted within a 3ml to 15ml range. The nose cu

Round Scoop Dish (Model 1544)

The Round Scoop Dish, model 1544, is designed to assist people with upper extremity disabilities in getting food on to utensils. Made of extra-thick melamine plastic, the dish features a heavy-duty, reinforced rim and a non-skid base. A groove in the front lip may be used to rest utensils or as a location notch for individuals who are blind or have low vision. This dish is dishwasher safe up to 180 degrees. The dish contains no BPA, phthalates or latex. DIMENSIONS: The dish is 9 inches in diamet

Scooper Bowl & Scooper Plate

The Scooper Bowl and the Scooper Plate are designed for use by individuals with use of only one hand or with other upper extremity disabilities. The hemispherical bowl has a high return curve on one side to aid in scooping food onto utensils. A removable rubber ring on the base prevents the bowl from sliding during use. The bowl changes color when food is too hot. Made of heat-resistant plastic, the dishwasher-safe Scooper Plate (not shown) features a flat bottom, a high rim, and a reverse curve

Scooper Dish

The Scooper Dish is designed for use by individuals with upper extremity and eating disabilities. This plastic dish has a raised edge on one side to aid in moving food onto utensils. This dish has a rubber friction band on the bottom to hold the dish securely in place. DIMENSIONS: This plate is 8 inches in diameter. COLOR: White or yellow.

Scooper Dish With Non-Skid Foam Base

The Scooper Dish with Non-Skid Foam Base is a scoop dish designed for children and adults with limited muscle control in the upper extremities or the use of only one hand. The contoured lip can be used to push the food onto cutlery without it spilling out of the dish. The bottom of the dish has a non-skid base to keep it in place.

Scooper Plate With Non Skid Base (Model 16T175A)

The Scooper Plate With Non Skid Base, model 16T175A, is a scoop dish designed for use by individuals with the use of one hand or other upper extremity or eating disabilities. This scoop dish is intended to be used as a combination plate and bowl. The contoured lip or rim can be used to push food onto cutlery. The dish is not recommended for dishwashers or microwaves. DIMENSIONS: (HxLxW): 1.75 x 6 x 7.5 inches.

Scooper Plate With Suction Cup Base

The Scooper Plate with Suction Cup Base is a scoop dish designed for us by children and adults with limited upper extremity muscle control or the use of only one hand. The high rim and reverse curve aid in scooping food onto a utensil without spilling. The bottom of the dish has a rubber suction base to prevent skidding and keeps the plate in place. DIMENSIONS: 6.75 inches in diameter

Shirt Front And Tie Biball

The Shirt Front and Tie is a bib designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. These reversible bibs have a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. These bibs are silk screened with a men's necktie. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 17 x 33 inches. COLOR: White. GUARANTEE: 100 percent satisfaction

Simply Beautiful Biballs

Simply Beautiful BibAlls are bibs designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. These reversible bibs have a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. These bibs are silk screened with "Simply Beautiful" and a butterfly. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 17 x 33 inches. COLOR: Lime, lavender, dark pi

Smalltalk Dysphagia

SmallTalk Dysphagia is a direct selection communicator program designed for use by individuals with dysphagia or swallowing disabilities and speech or communication disabilities. The program allows a person to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch as a communicator. SmallTalk Dysphagia provides a vocabulary of icons, pictures and videos that talk in a natural human voice. This set of pictures, icons and phrases allows the user to communicate their swallowing needs to caregivers and health-c

Smart Oral Motor

Smart Oral Motor is a speech training program and an oral motor skills training program designed for use by occupational and speech therapists and parents working with children with eating, swallowing, speech or fine motor disabilities. This application (or app) allows a parent or therapist to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to facilitate oral motor skills development in children with specific speech impairments such as apraxia of speech, Down syndrome or craniofacial anomalies. These

Soft Terry / Vinyl Food Catcher (Model 1377)

The Soft terry / Vinyl Food Catcher, model 1377, is a terrycloth and vinyl bib designed for adults with eating disabilities. The moisture-proof bib does not retain odors, is machine washable and fastens with a Velcro closure. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 27 inches. COLOR: White with colored trim.

Solid Color Biballs

Solid Color BibAlls are bibs designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. These reversible bibs have a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. OPTIONS: Logos or other professional embroidery. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 17 x 33 inches or 17 x 36 inches. COLOR: White, dark pink, red, aqua, l

Spaghetti Biball

The Spaghetti BibAll is a bib designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. These reversible bibs have a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. These bibs are silk screened with a fork with dangling spaghetti. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 17 x 33 inches. COLOR: Navy or black. GUARANTEE: 100 p

Spoon Plate: A Self-Feeding Device.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Plate with a spoon-deep depression around the edge, which, when mounted at mouth level allows a person with little or no arm function to feed independently. Describes a plate made of Kydex, about 10 inches in diameter, with a spoon-deep groove around its edge from which a person can take food. The plate is divided into four sections, and can be rotated to allow choice of foods. Provides instructions for fabrication, and criteria for use including oral

Stainless Steel Food Guard (Model Nc35241-1 & Nc35241-2)

The Stainless Steel Food Guard, models NC35241-1 & NC35241-2, is a metal ring with 3 spring action clips designed to help people with limited manual dexterity keep food on a plate. These food guards are sized for dinner and dessert plates. They are dishwasher safe. DIMENSIONS: The NC35241-1 fits plates with a diameter of 6 to 8 inches. The NC35241-2 fits plates with a diameter of 8 to 10 inches. Both models measure 1.5 inches high.

Stainless Steel Food Guard (Models 1098 & 1105)

The Stainless Steel Food Guards, model 1098, and 1105, are designed to assist people with upper extremity disabilities in keeping food on the plate and in pushing food on to utensils. Made of stainless steel with electronic welding, these Guards feature three clips which hold the units to the plate with spring action, and they are dishwasher safe up to 180 degrees. DIMENSIONS: Model 1098 fits 6 to 8 inch plates and model 1105 fits 9 to 11 inch plates. The plate guard is 1.25 inches in diameter.

Stainless Steel Plate Guard (Model Ke15216)

The Stainless Steel Plate Guard, model KE15216, is a food guard designed for use by individuals who have Parkinson’s disease, arthritis, use of only one hand, or limited range of motion or hand tremors. Designed to eliminate spillage, the device is attached to the plate by stretching and snapping the two metal tabs against the edge of the plate. When not in use the plate guard is detachable by pushing the device away from the plate at the point near the two tabs. DIMENSIONS: Fits plates 9 to 11

Striped Teen-Shirt Protector

The Striped Teen-Shirt Protector is a bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, fine motor or eating disabilities,cerebral palsy or spinal cord injury. This junior styled clothing protector features a t-shirt front and waterproof lined backing. The bib fastens in back with three snap closures. It is made of 100 percent cotton with supplex backing. SIZES: One size fits all. COLORS: Variety of color combinations.

Stroller With Drip Feeder Attached

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To enable a child with mobility and eating disabilities to be taken out of the house for longer periods of time. A drip feeder (consisting of a bag with liquid nutrients, a battery-powered electric pump, and flexible plastic tubing between the bag, pump and child) is mounted on a child's stroller. The pump is mounted on a wood post attached to the center of a metal base bolted to across the back of the stroller frame. The diameter of the post is identical to that of the

Surefit Clear Food Guard (Model Nc35244)

The SureFit Clear Food Guard, model NC35244, is designed to assist people with limited manual dexterity to keep food on a plate and to push food onto an eating utensil. The clear plastic guard forms a lip around 2/3 of the plate. DIMENSIONS: The guard fits plates from 8.5 to 10 inches in diameter.

Surefit Plastic Food Guard (Models Nc35213, Nc35213-Bl, & Nc35213-Or)

The SureFit Plastic Food Guard, models NC35213, NC35213-BL and NC35213-OR, is a food guard designed to assist people with limited manual dexterity in keeping food on the plate and in pushing food onto the eating utensil. The molded plastic guard forms a lip around approximately 2/3 of the plate. It is microwave and dishwasher safe. COLOR: White, blue or orange. DIMENSIONS: The guard measures 1.25 inches and fits plates with a diameter of up to 10.75 inches.

Terry Bibs (Models 970, 980, & 990)

The Terry Bib With Velcro (model 970), Terry Bib with Tie Closure (model 980), and Terry Bib with Pocket (model 990) are all adult size, terrycloth bibs. SIZES: 27 inches long, 18 inch neck. COLORS: White, yellow, and blue.

Terry Bibs (Models Wma2P & Wpa02)

The Terry Bibs are adult bibs featuring adjustable Velcro closures behind the neck. The Woven Terry Bib (model WMA2P, $5.95), has a barigard panel; the Terry Bib (model WMA02, $4.95) does not. DIMENSIONS: Both models are 18 x 26 inches.

Terry Big Adult Clothing Protector (Model 10987)

The Terry Big Adult Clothing Protector, model 10987, is a bib designed for use by adults with upper extremity or eating disabilities. This bib is made of terry cloth with a waterproof vinyl backing that provides prevents spills from soaking through to stain clothing. It provides coverage from neck to waist and fastens in the back with a 2-snap closure. The bib is machine washable. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 30 x 15 inches.

Terry Cloth Adult Bib

The Terry Cloth Adult Bib is a bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities. Designed to help protect clothing while eating, the front of the bib is made with terry cloth and a full length vinyl waterproof back side. Other features include Velcro neck closure; the white bibs are available with a snap closure. It can be machine washed and dried. DIMEMSIONS (LxW): 30 x 18 inches. COLORS: White, blue and green.

Terry Cloth Bib

The Terry Cloth Bib is designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, swallowing, and eating disabilities. This machine-washable terry cloth bib has a vinyl backing, a large food catcher pocket to prevent food from falling into the lap, and a generous neck opening with adjustable hook-and-loop closure. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 17.5 x 30 inches.

Terry Cloth Bib (Model 30130)

The Terry Cloth Bib, model 30130, is designed for use by adults with eating, swallowing, or upper extremity disabilities. This bib features tie closure at the neck. DIMENSIONS: 36 inches long. COLOR: White.

Terry Cloth Bib With Waterproof Lining

The Terry Cloth Bib with Waterproof Lining is a large bid designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or eating disabilities. Made of terry cloth with a waterproof front lining, this full length bib can be worn with the lining underneath so the front is all terry cloth with waterproof barriers underneath. The bib features snap closure and piped edging. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 30 x 15 inches. COLORS: Light blue and white. The barrier lining may be blue or green.

Terry Cloth Mealtime Protector With Catch All (Model Tc3836)

The Terry Cloth Mealtime Protector with Catch All, model TC3836, is a terry cloth bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, eating, or swallowing disabilities. This smock-like protector has an absorbent terrycloth front that can be used for wiping the mouth and the backing has adjustable snaps that form a pocket to catch food and liquids. The material is machine washable.

Terrycloth Bibs Velcro Closure (Model 28-01)

The Terrycloth Bibs, Velcro Closure, are bibs designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, eating, swallowing disabilities. The bib is made of terrycloth for maximum absorbency. It is held in place at the back with Velcro closure. DIMENSIONS (LxW):30 x 18 inches. COLOR: Assorted colors.

Terrycloth Bibs With Waterproof Barrier (Model 28-02)

The Terrycloth Bibs with Waterproof Barrier, model 28-02, are bibs designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, eating, or swallowing disabilities. The bibs are made of terrycloth for maximum absorbency with a waterproof barrier backing and are held in place at the back with Velcro. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 30 x 18 inches. COLOR: Assorted colors.

The Pancreatitis Diet Bible

A cookbook with Pancreatitis-friendly recipes, ways to fight and prevent Pancreatitis naturally. This guidebook includes recipes that will allow a family to eat great without irritation. Contains recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner and desserts, many of which are Diabetic-friendly as well. Learn how to convert current recipes to a Pancreatitis diet healthful way. Available on Kindle.

Triangular Suction Plate

The Triangular Suction Plate is a plate with suction base designed for use by individuals with use of only one hand or with other upper extremity disabilities. Food can be pushed up against the rim around the plate and then scooped onto the fork or the spoon. This dishwasher-safe plastic plate has three suction cups on the bottom to secure the plate to the table during use. OPTIONS: Package of three replacement screw-in suction cups DIMENSIONS: 9 inches in diameter with 0.5 inch sides and a o

Tuxedo Biball

The Tuxedo BibAll is a bib designed for use by children and adults with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. This reversible bib has a soft French terry front and a lightweight backing coated in 100 percent rip-stop nylon. This bib is silk screened with tuxedo jacket, buttoned shirtfront, cumberbund, and bow tie. Machine washable and dryable, the bib has Velcro closure and comes with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 17 x 33 inches. COLOR: Black jacke

Unisex Screenprint Bib With Snap Closure

The Unisex Screenprint Bib with Snap Closure is a bib designed for use by men or women with upper extremity, fine motor or eating disabilities. This quilted bib provides protection from spills. The bib has a snap closure, and it consists of a quilted front with a poly fill center for added absorbency and a waterproof vinyl PVC (polyvinyl chloride) backing. There are versions for men and women with different designs. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 30 x 18 inches. COLORS: Assorted screenprints.

Universal Adaptive Drink Holder

This Universal Adaptive Drink Holder is designed for individuals who have limited or no grip, persons with disabilities that negatively affect their fine motor skills, a person with a traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, MS, cerebral palsy, someone who has arthritis or had a stroke. With the Universal Adaptive Drink Holder the user can drink independently. This product has a curved handle and can be adjusted to fit onto bottles, cans, cups & glasses of all different shapes, sizes and

Vest Bib.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Bib made to look like a vest for men. Instructions for making a lined bib that looks like a vest. Covers entire front of shirt. Includes drawing of pattern. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. AUTHOR:Bowar, M. TITLE:Clothing for the Handicapped, Fashion Adaptations for Adults and Children. REF:Book: Sister Kenny Institute Rehabilitation Publication 737.: p 33. 1978.

Vest Protector

The Vest Protector is a bib designed for wear by individuals with eating , swallowing, and upper extremity disabilities. This cotton/poly blend clothing protector features vest styling, fashionable snap accents, decorative pockets, and a water-resistant lining. The reversible protector has Velcro closure at the neckline. COLOR: Blural floral that reverses to solid blue or navy plaid that reverses to solid navy.

Vikem Vinyl Eating Bib

The Vikem Vinyl Eating Bib is a bib designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, eating or swallowing disabilities. Designed to offer basic protection and easy cleaning, this clear vinyl bib features a continuous cuff along the bottom which catches food crumbs and liquids, preventing them from dropping to the floor. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 36 x 18 inches. WEIGHT: 1.0 pound.

Vinyl Backed Bib

Adult vinyl backed bib, 17 by 26 inches, velcro adjustable fastening. One size.

Vinyl Clothing Protector (Model 16T080)

The Vinyl Clothing Protector, model 16T080, is a bib designed for use by individuals with eating, swallowing, upper extremity, fine motor or severe physical disabilities. Made of durable but lightweight cloth backed vinyl, this large bib features a three inch bottom pocket that opens with Velcro to catch spills. Velcro is also used to attach at the back of the neck. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 24 x 18 inches. COLOR: Blue and white

Vinyl Eating Bibs (Model H74694-0001)

The Vinyl Eating Bibs, model H74694-0001, are designed to offer basic protection and easy cleaning. The bibs are made of clear vinyl and have ties at the neck. SIZES: For adults. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 36 inches.

Waterproof Shirt Saver

The Waterproof Shirt Saver is designed for individuals with limited strength in their arms and hands, or who have other difficulties that impair eating. Protects clothing from crumbs, liquid spills and dropped food, leaving the user with clean clothes. Hook-and-loop closures on shoulder for easy on-and-off. Machine washable. MATERIAL: Fabric of 65% polyester/35% cotton with 100% Supplex® nylon-backing. COLOR: Blue, Maroon, Navy or Pink. SIZE: Measures approx 27-1/2 inches L (center front neck no

Wedge No Flux Inflatable Bed Wedge

The Wedge No Flux Inflatable Bed Wedge is a positioning wedge designed for use by individuals with eating or swallowing disabilities including hiatal hernia, acid reflux, heartburn, or GERD. Intended for use in the prone position, this portable positioning wedge elevates the user's upper body to a height of up to 6 inches when inflated. The positioning wedge features a travel/carrying case, a hand pump, and a removeable, washable cotton cover. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 6 x 36 x 24 inches when inflated

Youth Bandana Bib

The Youth Bandana Bib is a bib designed for use by youth with eating, swallowing, or upper extremity disabilities. Intended to keep the neckline clean and dry, this youth bib features a cotton front with waterproof breathable backing. The neckline fastens with a Velcro closure. The bib can be machine washed. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 13.5 x 12.5 inches. COLOR: Navy.

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