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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. 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 were once reluctant to attend due to a fear
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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. Learning
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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
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 or climbing. This can be a serious issue, as limited mo
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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?
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 time. Read on as we go through the three types of wa
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Increasing Mobility and Stability with Rollator Walkers

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2019 Dec 10th

Increasing Mobility and Stability with Rollator Walkers
A four wheel walker with the ability to increase stability, enhance mobility, and includes seating, explore the benefits of a rollator walker. It's a natural, almost unavoidable, reaction to tell a person feeling down that the solution to their issue is to 'get out there'. That's how intrinsic the connection we make between mobility and wellbeing is. For the elderly and those with mobility issues, getting out there is a source of fear and concern. The use of a rollator helps alleviate the
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