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Everything You Need to Know About Walkers for Seniors

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2019 Nov 6th

Everything You Need to Know About Walkers for Seniors
Maintaining mobility as we age is important to leading independent lives. Here's what you need to know about walkers for seniors. It's estimated that around 4.1% of all Canadians need a device to help them walk. Mobility is an important issue for all older adults. People want to be able to stay as active as possible as they age, and plenty of people use medical devices to help them stay mobile. Walkers for seniors are a popular choice for adults that want to stay active and health
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9 Bathroom Safety Tips That'll Reduce Bathroom Hazards

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2019 Sep 30th

9 Bathroom Safety Tips That'll Reduce Bathroom Hazards
The bathroom can be a slippery, dangerous place. Take a look at these nine bathroom safety tips that'll reduce bathroom hazards.Did you know that the bathroom is one of the most dangerous parts of the home, second only to the stairs and kitchen? It shouldn’t be too surprising when you think about it. The floor can be wet and slippery. Anyone could slip and break their head after hitting tiled floors, a sink, or a toilet bowl. There are so many chances for adults and senior citizens to rec
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How to Use a Walker When Climbing Stairs

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2019 Aug 28th

How to Use a Walker When Climbing Stairs
Walkers do wonders for mobility, but stairs can still present challenges to people using walkers. Here is how to use a walker when you need to take the stairs.By 2030, seniors will make up over 23% of the Canadian population. Many of those seniors will need some type of walking aid, such as a walker. While this helps seniors to stay mobile, it does make going up and down stairs more of a challenge. We've put together this guide to show you how to use a walker when climbing stairs. So let's get s
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Rollin' Through: A Guide to Traveling with Your Mobility Walker

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2019 Aug 12th

Rollin' Through: A Guide to Traveling with Your Mobility Walker
Don't let your mobility walker stop you from making those big travel plans! You have every right to travel the world as much as anyone else does and your mobile capabilities shouldn't leave you feeling otherwise. That's why it's time to put the stress of traveling with a mobility walker behind you and keep rollin' through!And we're here to help you. We've put together this amazing guide on how to travel with your mobility walker. Below are all the tips, tricks, and preps you'll need to know abou
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Make That Move: 8 Useful Walker And Wheelchair Exercises To Do Each Day

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2019 Aug 12th

Make That Move: 8 Useful Walker And Wheelchair Exercises To Do Each Day
Receiving a diagnosis that involves limited mobility can be devastating. You're likely to grieve the loss of your mobility, which is completely normal. But, knowing that you can still be active and learn to adjust can help to shift your mindset when you're ready. Having a growth mindset is one way you can help yourself to participate in walker and wheelchair exercises. A growth mindset means that you adopt the belief that you are able to learn and adapt. You recognize that you'll need to learn n
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