The Drinkup Hands-free Drinking System is designed for use by people with grasping, fine motor, upper extremity, severe physical disabilities and upper extremity amputation. The system has three main components: a polycarbonate jug with cover; a food-grade PVC fluid tube and straw with a silicone rubber CamelBak bite valve; and a polypropylene and fiberglass base into which the jug is secured. The base has an adjustable arm to position the straw and bite valve. The open end of the tub is inserte
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Aids in the inability to drink independently. A retracting arm, tubing, adhesive and a tennis ball make up the drinking aid which fits onto a wheelchair.
COMMENTS: This mechanized drinking aid is designed for someone who has severely limited hand/upper extremity use (such as those with muscular dystrophy or ALS) and couldn't normally drink independently.
The Medi HydraPak is designed for to provide healthy, continuous hydration for users with lack of mobility or dexterity. Medi Pak hydrating system puts the chair or bed-ridden user back in control. Simply fill the bag and hang it anywhere with S hook (included) — the lengthy tube and patented grip provide easy access while the bite valve makes drinking on demand simple and safe in any position. A multi-day fluid intake guide on the bag lets caretakers monitor 3 days of fluid intake levels. Hydra
Neater Powered Drinker is designed for use by individuals with a diagnosis of cerebral palsy, motor neuron disease, stroke, poor lip closure and those who have difficulty sucking liquid through a straw. It is designed to increase independence for users while drinking liquids for hydration and nutrition. It may reduce the need for drugs to expel air from stomach. Thickened drinks and puréed foods are pumped up through the flexible straw. The liquid does not touch mechanical parts of the peris
The Hydrant is designed for use by individuals with limited mobility as a result of back surgery, neurological disorders or spinal cord injuries. Its goal is to allow individuals to independently reach for a drink without calling for assistance. The Hydrant's unique, one piece, cap/handle/clip attaches securely onto beds, chairs, wheelchairs, car seats, belts, rucksacks, bikes, desks, etc. giving the user instant access to fluids allowing them to drink at any time without assistance. The user