If you or someone you are caring for has mobility challenges, an elongated seat for the toilet can make life a bit easier. The longer surface is easier to sit on and more comfortable. You can find elongated seats for your toilet, and there are commodes with elongated seats. Brands such as TFI Medical, Maddak and Carex offer elongated toilet seats here at Walgreens.com.
The longer surface of elongated seats can not only be more comfortable, but also can be easier to keep clean. There are elevated toilet seats that are also elongated to make it easier for those with hip or knee mobility issues to sit down and stand up. You can find elongated seats with arms for further stability and peace of mind.