The thin handles allow a comfortable grip between the fingers. This is a functional grip when strength and mobility are so restricted that lifting the hand requires turning the palm of the hand upwards. With the long handles the cutlery doesn’t need to be lifted as high as with a short handles.
Light Weight Utensils is perfect for individuals with limited hand control or grasp such as arthritis, hand tremors, Parkinson's, or dexterity issues. The built-up plastic handle helps provide more control for those with limited hand mobility.
Soft handled utensils have large grips made of closed cell foam which will not absorb moisture. Light weight. Ideal for people with arthritis or tender hands and finger joints. Foam grip slides off for easy cleaning.