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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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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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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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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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