Tag: Mobility Products

Understanding Different Types of Walkers

Thanks to innovations in medicine and technology, there is a much wider selection of mobility aids on the market today than there was even just ten years ago. A walker is one of the most common mobility support tools, used to assist individuals of all ages and with all different health afflictions. But with so…

Gaining Mobility with Assistive Devices

Summer is here and now is a great time to regain your mobility and independence. There are a few different options for mobility equipment. Mobility devices like wheelchairs, canes, and walkers are good investments for seniors who feel unsteady on their feet. Appropriate use of these devices can help to prevent falls, improve posture, and…

All About the UPWalker Walking Aid

Are you a senior citizen or rehab patient who needs some help getting around from day to day? Do you have a neurological, cardiovascular or pulmonary disorder? Do you suffer from pain, instability and poor posture from using a traditional walker or rollator? If you answered yes to any of these questions, the UPWalker Upright…

Questions to Ask Before Purchasing a Mobility Scooter

Mobility has turned into one of the biggest problems for many older Americans in recent years. There are millions and millions of people over the age of 65 who simply can’t get around like they used to. If you fall into this category, you might be thinking about purchasing a mobility scooter to make life…

Advantages of Lift Chairs

If a loved one is struggling with everyday tasks and mobility, assist equipment like lift chairs can come in handy. But what are the benefits of lift chairs? Safety A lift chair gently lifts you from a seated position and places you squarely on your feet without any strain or unnecessary effort on your part,…

Staying Active After a Fall

As we age, normal changes in our eyesight, balance and health can make a fall more likely. And according to the CDC, one out of every three individuals over the age of 65 falls each year. While none of us like to think that a fall can happen to us, it is important to know…

The Benefits Of Compression Legwear

As March is Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Awareness month, we wanted to provide you with some information on compression legwear and why leg health is important. DVT is a blood clot that forms within a vein deep within the body. These blood clots can be caused by lack of motion, damaged veins, or if you…