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The AliMed Hi-Sided Plate with Lip is an inner lip plate designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. The device makes scooping food onto utensils easier for the individual who has weakness or uncoordinated movements.
DISCONTINUED (Verified 11/2001) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Dinerfix Bowls (no. 25589) are dishes designed for use with a universal suction lock and stand (included) that keeps the dishes in place to prevent spilling and overturning the bowls.
Maddak Eating Scooper Bowl With Suction Cup Base is designed for people with tremors, grasping and fine motor disabilities. It features high rim and reverse curve on one side that aids in scooping food onto a utensil without spilling.
The ROUND-UP PLATE is designed to keep food from sliding off. Similar to the INNER-LIP PLATE, it also features three suction cups to secure the plate. This plate, however, features a narrow rim on one side with a wide-based rim on the other.