Activity for Mobility

As we age complex movements do become harder to perform. Age-related aches and pains are a fact of life, and when older adults discontinue their activities, exercising and socializing, because of their aches and pains, it can only exacerbate the...

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Social Distancing and the Mobility Impaired

It’s important to know that social distancing is different than isolation. Yes, it’s important to keep everyone safe, especially those who are most vulnerable in our communities. But social distancing could lead to isolation, and for those who have impaired...

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The Link Between Mobility and Exercise

Active older adults are likelier to be more mobile, and likelier to retain mobility, than those who are sedentary. Less than one hour of extra exercise (performed at a moderate intensity) every week can help to contribute to an older...

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A Stair Lift to Bolster Independence

Most any appliance made to assist a person with limited mobility will bolster independence. But for someone in a wheel chair, the options are limited. Limited mobility caused by tragic accident, old age, or disease is not something for which...

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Mobility Issues

In today’s world smartphones and other e-type devices and apps are connecting us to our health care. But for someone with mobility issues there is no app for the effort to ascend stairs to reach the bedroom/bathroom, to cross a...

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