WHAT'S NEW IN PRODUCTS FOR SENIORS?
NEWARK, N.J., Dec. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Many helpful products exist for seniors or persons who have a bit of difficulty getting around. Jeffrey Gornstein, founder and president of Comfort House, a mail order firm that specializes in products that make life easier for seniors, highlights some new products for 1993: -- Long Handled Gripping Shoe Horn - Pull shoes on without having to press your feet on the floor. This 30" long shoe horn has a gripping mechanism to hold the heel in place. ($27.00) -- Easy Laces - End shoe tying forever: Replace regular shoe laces with stretch laces that turn tie shoes into slip-ons. ($5.95) -- Anti-Fatigue Mat - Iron and do kitchen and workshop chores in greater comfort when you stand on this fatigue fighting mat that puts a cushion of shock absorbing foam between your feet and the bard floor. ($9.99) -- Comfort Grips - Soft cushiony, vinyl grips that slip over pens, pencils, silverware, and crochet hooks to help prevent pain and cramps from arthritis. ($4.50 for set of 7) -- Shopping Bag With Wheels - Transport packages with ease in a giant heavy duty nylon tote with built in wheels and an exterior zippered pocket. When empty, it folds up flat to carry like a handbag. ($17.95) -- Double Layer Socks - Guaranteed to keep feet blister free for 1,000 miles. They're like wearing two pairs of socks without the added bulk. ($8.99) -- Jumbo Clock - Tell the time day or night with a 2" high digital display electric alarm clock. ($26.00) -- No Fumble Light Switch - Turns a metal based lamp into a touch lamp with 3 brightness levels. Adapter screws into existing fixture in seconds. ($12.95) Gornstein spends a majority of his time each year searching the world to locate these products and others like them to make life easier, safer, and more comfortable for seniors. The best ones are chosen for publication in his Comfort House catalog which is distributed to customers nationwide. Noted for it's "senior friendliness" including use of large type, Comfort House was honored as one of the nation's best senior marketers in the 1992 National Mature Media Awards. For a free copy of the catalog, write Comfort House, 189 Frelinghuysen Ave., Dept. M, Newark, N.J. 07114-1595 or call toll-free 800-359-7701, ext. 70. -0- 12/30/92 /CONTACT: Jeffrey Gornstein of Comfort House, 201-242-8080/
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