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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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Your Guide To Using A Walker The Right Way

Posted by HaloHealthcare.com on 2019 Jun 18th

Your Guide To Using A Walker The Right Way
As we age, many of us will likely be a good candidate for using a walker. That said, walkers aren’t reserved only for aging people. In fact, while thousands of people 65 and older use walkers, age isn’t the sole factor for determining whether a person needs one. Walkers are designed for anyone who needs assistance with stability, balance, and/or range of motion issues. You've likely watched people who look like they're doing great at living life with a walker. They probably didn't st
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