Monthly Archives: March 2014

New in Fitness – DKN Ellipticals and Exercise Bikes –
Built-In Features and Map Technology for your Workout!

Enjoy using the i-Routes feature on these DKN fitness machines. Explore a visual tour while you work out. Stride or bike the universe from within the privacy of your home, while challenging yourself on some of the world’s most iconic trips. DKN fitness technology lets you select a trip and follow the map at your own pace.

The DKN XC-140l Elliptical - Buy Fitness and Exercise Equipment at ActiveForever.comDKN XC-140i Elliptical
The DKN XC-140i Elliptical offers 12 professionally designed programs, featuring 32 levels and 20 time intervals, with heart rate control options on the backlit console. Superior design comes into play – the elliptical stride is long and flat, simulating a natural walk or run. The display reads your time, speed, RPM, distance, calories, watts, and heart rate. In addition to the classics (manual control, programmed runs, endurance, warm-up, calorie burn, etc.) DKN-Motion integrates Watt control, Target Heart Rate training, and Personal Coaching into your lifestyle.

The DKN RB-3i Recumbent Exercise Bike - Buy Fitness and Exercise Equipment at ActiveForever.comDKN RB-3i Recumbent Exercise Bike
The DKN RB-3i recumbent exercise bike is not only incredibly stylish looking with its sleek and classic easy step-through design, but the re-worked ergonomics make it perfect for longer workouts with reduced chance of injury. It provides constant and accurate feedback on a wide range of resistance levels, to deliver a superior workout experience for beginners and experts alike. Cardio training is easily programmed using controlled Target Zones.

The DKN AM-6i Upright Exercise Bike - Buy Fitness and Exercise Equipment at ActiveForever.comDKN AM-6i Upright Exercise Bike
The DKN AM-6i Upright Exercise Bike features a simple, sturdy ergonomic design with a smooth, comfortable motion to fit a wide range of body types. The AM-6i has 32 resistance settings and uses a magnetic, no-contact friction-free system, connected to an 11 kg flywheel set, with a Poly V belt drive for a smooth, quiet cycling experience. The DKN-Motion App brings you the future of the fitness industry. The new console integrates perfectly with any tablet, i-Pad or Android, allowing you to program and perform your workout whenever it matches your agenda.

Clarity Ensemble Amplified Caption Phone

Clarity Ensemble Amplified Caption Phone - Shop Online at
The Clarity® Ensemble™ amplified caption phone is designed for people who have a severe hearing loss, low vision, or have difficulty using the phone. If you or a loved one want to stay in the conversation, the Ensemble is the captioned phone with the advanced features found in more expensive amplified phones, but for just $75.00.

The Clarity provides amplification up to 50 decibels, making it one of the loudest captioned phones on the marketplace. To enjoy an amplified conversation, the four tone settings can be adjusted to your specific hearing loss, with a boost function that allows you to access a louder volume for incoming voices.

The captioning function ensures that users will never miss a word of conversation. The 7-inch color touchscreen display on the Clarity Ensemble has adjustable font sizes and contrast, making it ideal for people with low vision. All captioned conversations can be saved for later reference.

More features:
The phone includes a visual ringer, an answering machine and talking Caller ID. A headset jack and neckloop jack are available for those who don’t want to use the handset. If you need assistance, the Ensemble includes ClarityLogic™, which allows a Clarity® customer support representative to remotely adjust phone settings for you. Set up requires a land-line service and high-speed Internet connection.

Bath Safety Ideas –
Raised Toilet Seats for Comfort and Safety from Carex

Mobility is an issue for all of us as we age. Even the most basic day-to-day tasks become more difficult, including using the bathroom. Lowering down onto a toilet seat can present a real challenge, and without safety assists, falls and injuries are possible. Now with just a couple of simple tools – you can reclaim the bathroom.

Carex Toilet Seat Elevator on sale at ActiveForever.comCarex Toilet Seat Elevator
If arthritis in your hips or knees makes getting into a sitting position difficult, a simple Carex Toilet Seat Elevator may be all you need. It attaches to your existing seat and lid, raising them to a more comfortable height by 3 1/2 inches. Available in round or elongated seat styles.
Also Available with Handles:
Toilet Seat Elevator w/Handles – Elongated Bowl
Toilet Seat Elevator w/Handles – Round Bowl

Carex Hinged Toilet Seat Riser on sale at
Carex Hinged Toilet Seat Riser
The Carex Hinged Toilet Seat Riser adds 3 1/2 inches, and installs under you existing toilet seat. It includes a hinge that allows for easy cleaning – there is no need to remove the riser, just lift up and clean as usual. Available in round or elongated seat styles.

Carex Safe Lock Raised Toilet Seat on sale at
Carex Safe Lock Raised Toilet Seat
Locking mechanisms on raised toilet seats provide an extra safety feature when balance and mobility are at risk. Locks prevent the seat from slipping off the toilet. The Carex Safe Lock Raised Toilet seat adds 4.25 inches of height, and is easy to remove for cleaning. Fits both standard and elongated bowls.

New Products from DOD Fitness!

The new DOD Fitness Knee Donuts, Wrist Wedges and Neck Circles allow people with sore knees, wrists and necks to participate in exercise, physical therapy, yoga and Pilates. The wedges provide stability and comfort during weight bearing exercise, and can be used with your fitness mat for added support.

DOD Fitness Knee Donuts available online at ActiveForever.comKnee Donuts
DOD Fitness Knee Donuts can prevent or reduce knee pain while kneeling. Unlike a towel or mat, the donut shape prevents the patella from touching the floor and also provides structural support. Knee Donuts have been extremely helpful for people who have had knee surgery.

DOD Fitness Wrist Wedges available online at ActiveFrover.comWrist Wedges
Ergonomically designed, the DOD Fitness Wrist Wedges reduce stress and pain during weight bearing exercises such as pushups and planks. The angle reduces the degree of wrist extension which decreases pressure on the wrist.

DOD Fitness Neck Circle available online at ActiveForever.comNeck Circle
The DOD Fitness Neck Circle is ideal for anyone who feels neck tension during or after exercise. The Neck Circle provides cushion and support and keeps the head in a neutral position, creating proper alignment.

Great New Product Offerings for March at ActiveForever!

New Products for March 2014 - Shop
We’re highlighting great new offerings this March in the categories you shop the most! Here’s a sample of what’s new:

  • Fitness – fitness wedges for yoga and stretching, cycles and steppers for home workouts.
  • Health – heart rate and blood pressure monitors that fit on your wrist and go with you anywhere.
  • Mobility – knee cruisers, walkers and scooters – plus a new designer cane with a bit of bling.
  • Tech – big button phones and easy-to-use wake-up alarms.


We are also seeing innovations in Bath Safety, Medical Supplies, Compression and more – check out our “New Products” page for daily product updates and improved independent living!