1. "Does Medicare cover lift chairs?"

    Does Medicare Cover Lift Chairs?

    A lift chair, also known as a seat lift chair, is a chair that features a motorized device to help boost you to a standing position or lower you to a seated position. If your doctor or family practitioner has recommended you or a loved one to invest in a lift chair, you may be wondering if the expense is covered by Medicare. In this blog, we’ll discuss the basics of lift chairs and how to determ…Read More

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    Important Models to Consider for your Power Lift Chair

    For people who suffer from mobility issues, getting in and out of a chair can be a very difficult task. Simple movements like answering the door, going to the bathroom, or preparing a meal in the kitchen can be challenging if you suffer from back pain or a lack of muscle strength in your legs. Luckily, power lift chairs are an affordable and beneficial mobility device for seniors and adults with a…Read More

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    Everything You Need To Know About Compression Socks

    If you suffer from swollen or aching legs, compression socks may be the perfect medical solution for you. As a common treatment for symptoms of varicose veins and venous insufficiency, compression socks are an excellent option for people who also suffer from edema or lymphatic edema. With the large variety of styles and manufacturers available, it can be difficult trying to choose the best compres…Read More

  4. A man in distress holding a CPAP mask.

    The Buyer’s Guide to CPAP Machines

    Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machines are used to treat those suffering from obstructive sleep apnea. With the large selection of CPAP machines from online vendors and medical supply stores, it can be difficult choosing the best model for your unique needs. At Lehan’s Medical Supplies & Equipment in Rockford, we’re proud to be a leading provider of medical supplies and CPAP m…Read More

  5. "5 Signs You May Need a Mobility Scooter"

    5 Signs You May Need A Mobility Scooter

    If you’ve been falling down frequently, or you’ve been missing out on activities that you used to enjoy due to mobility issues, it may be time to talk to your doctor about a mobility scooter. Whether you’ve experienced an injury that has prohibited your walking ability, or you suffer from the discomfort of arthritis, a mobility scooter can be extremely beneficial. At Lehan’s Medical Equipm…Read More

  6. A baby on a yellow blanket with a bottle full of milk.

    How To Choose The Best Breast Pump For You

    Whether you’re expecting your first child or your fifth, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends breastfeeding during your baby’s first six months, unless there’s a medical reason not to do so. This is because breast milk offers a variety of benefits to your baby, including boosting his or her immune system, promoting brain and vision development and improving your baby’s digestive t…Read More

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    6 Signs You May Have Sleep Apnea

    Sleep apnea is one of the most common sleep disorders in the United States. Characterized by frequent breaks or pauses in breathing during sleep, eighty percent of sleep apnea cases go undiagnosed because the condition occurs while you’re asleep. If you feel like you haven’t had a good night’s rest in ages or you wake up with headaches, you may be suffering from sleep apnea. While there are …Read More

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    Why Every Nurse Should Own Compression Socks

    If you work in the nursing field and suffer from leg and foot soreness, compression socks can do wonders to relieve your pain. At Lehan’s Medical Equipment and Supplies, we’re proud to offer a variety of compression socks to help relieve your leg and foot discomfort.  Lehan's will also check your insurance benefits to determine if compression socks are covered by your insurance! While there a…Read More

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    Get your Urological and Ostomy Supplies Locally in Rockford!

    Lehan's Medical is excited to be open and conveniently located on Perryville Rd, just south of State St., in Rockford.  We have an extensive selection of medical supplies and equipment, including Urological Supplies (catheters, bags, etc.) and Ostomy Supplies!  We understand that some people may get their supplies through the mail from out of state companies.  We would love to keep your medical…Read More

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    What Are The Benefits Of A CPAP Machine?

    If you’re among the 18 million adults today who suffer from obstructive sleep apnea or OSA, a CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) machine could greatly improve the quality of your sleep. If you are in the Rockford area and find yourself falling asleep in unusual places, or wake up in the middle of the night short of breath, contact the professionals at Lehan’s Medical Equipment to learn…Read More