Our team is dedicated to bringing you quality products combined with traditional values and down-to-earth service. Since our humble beginnings in 1926, we have been providing the lower mainland with first-rate products and quality services. We take pride in being one of the leading providers of everything from pharmaceutical products to home health care supplies in Vancouver. We hope our list of blog articles can provide you with some information on how to live independently and confidently in your own home. From healthy sleepy patterns to fitness tips for seniors, browse our list of articles for information on how to improve your daily life.
Walking BackwardsDecember 21, 2022
Walking Backward By Ammarah Siddiqui Mobility Aids – MA Stereotypes relating to people with disabilities and those using mobility equipment are prevalent in mainstream media and social discourse even today, perpetuating a, “model that … sees disability as an individual problem that .. needs to be cured.” (Momene, 2015) This harmful and incorrect idea not […]
World MS DayMay 17, 2022
By Ammarah Siddiqui Every day almost 12 people are diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) which can affect every aspect of their lives. MS is one of the most common diseases of the Central Nervous System and around 2.8 million people in the world have MS. MS targets the immune system by attacking the myelin. This […]
When life gives you a wheelchair, you can’t let it become a barrier, you must find a skatepark!December 6, 2021
By Ammarah Siddiqui Redefining every known norm is Aron “Wheelz” Fotheringham, a 29-year-old Motocross Athlete from Las Vegas, Nevada. Wheelz lost his legs to spina bifida yet continued with his love for all things speed, mastering his walker, crutches, and then his first wheelchair. Wheelz followed his older brother to Las Vegas skateparks at […]
COVID-19 UpdatesMarch 24, 2020
Check here for COVID-19 related updates and an online shopping discount code!
Our Holiday Homecare Bed Sale is Back!October 7, 2019
Our Holiday Homecare Bed Sale is on now! With discounts of up to 20% you could save $800!
Come Visit us at the Rehab Equipment ExpoSeptember 5, 2019
On September 10th our team will be at the Rehab Equipment Expo. Come and visit us in Booth 20 for your chance to win something really cool!! In the ‘Files’ section below you’ll find a free admission voucher to print off, as well as a parking pass and event details.
The Elderly & The World Wide WebJuly 31, 2019
Many people believe that senior citizens are complete technophobes, but if you look at the statistics you’ll see this is far from true. Check out this infographic, “The Elderly & The World Wide Web,” to get the facts! medalerthelp.org
Macdonald’s Home Health Care Summer Newsletter!July 10, 2019
Summer is here – Enjoy! Find some water/sun/shade, some good company, and have a great summer!! Our 3rd Annual Mobility on the Bus Roadtrip is coming up fast! ***July 17th*** Are you a therapist wondering how to help your client navigate public transit? Join us on July 17th for ‘Mobility on the Bus’ and pick up […]
3rd Annual Mobility on the Bus – Lunch & Learn Roadtrip!!June 14, 2019
***July 17th, 2019*** Wondering how to help your client navigate public transit? Join us to get a refresher on ‘Mobility on the Bus’ and pick up some tricks and tips from the Translink professionals!