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How to Safely Exercise for Seniors With Limited Mobility

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2021 Nov 19th

How to Safely Exercise for Seniors With Limited Mobility
Follow this simple guide to learn how to safely exercise for seniors with limited mobility. These chair, balance, and stretching routines are designed to keep you in shape no matter your age. Your body releases endorphins during exercise, which boost your mood, relieve stress, increase your self-esteem, and give you a general sense of well-being. If you've been inactive because of an injury or disability, you may have noticed a difference in your mood and energy levels. Or if you're hesitan
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Getting a Rollator Walker: A Buyer's Guide

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2020 Nov 28th

Getting a Rollator Walker: A Buyer's Guide
Are you considering purchasing a rollator walker? Here's everything you need to know before deciding to buy one of these walkers.Getting a Rollator Walker: A Buyer's Guide If you find that your daily life is becoming impacted by your lack of mobility, it may be time to consider a mobility aid. There isn't any shame in buying a walker because they can greatly improve your independence throughout the day. You'll be able to attend the social functions, errands, and family outings that you
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How to Use a Walker: A Guide for Beginners

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2020 Sep 5th

How to Use a Walker: A Guide for Beginners
Is this your first time using a folding walker or rollator? Learn how to use a walker properly in this complete guide for new users. You’ve just gotten out of knee surgery. Everything went well but you’re going to need to use a walker for a few weeks to get around while you heal up. This is your first time using a walker so you’re a bit clumsy on how it works. The nurses have given you basic instructions on how to use a walker but you’re still worried that you may fall and hurt yourself.
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Making Moves: 10 Types of Mobility Aids for Seniors

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2020 Apr 18th

Making Moves: 10 Types of Mobility Aids for Seniors
Making Moves: 10 Types of Mobility Aids for Seniors Dealing with impaired mobility is difficult, and the right types of mobility aids can make a world of difference. Discover your options to get moving today. According to a recent Census Bureau report, mobility is the most common disability amongst elderly Americans. In fact, nearly 40% of people age 65 and older said they suffered from at least one disability. Of that 40%, two-thirds said they experienced difficulties with walking o
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Types of Walkers: Which Walker is Right For Your Needs?

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2020 Mar 15th

Types of Walkers: Which Walker is Right For Your Needs?
Types of Walkers: Which Walker is Right For Your Needs? There are 3 main types of walkers to choose from: standard walkers, 2-wheel walkers, and rollator walkers. Learn more about which walker to choose here. Are you looking to update your old walker or have decided you need increased mobility? Finding the right walker for you may seem daunting because of all the options available, but if you focus on your needs and comfort first, this guide will help you find one you’re satisfied with in no
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