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Mobility Ramps: Provides Safe and Reliable Access

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Mobility Ramps: Provides Safe and Reliable Access

Wheelchair/Mobility Scooter ramps are a great ally, recently supported by the law. The law was passed in March 2013. A wheelchair and mobility scooter ramp is an alternative to stairs. It can be placed on top of an existing stairway or by its side or even completely replace. Ramps allow people with disabilities to travel from lower level to upper level with ease. Introducing the Ausnew Mobility Ramps The Ausnew selection of mobility access ramps includes a variety of options. They are designed for people in wheelchairs, scooters and mobility scooters to get over a curb or over a threshold....

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Walking Stick: Support and Care for Every Step

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Walking Stick: Support and Care for Every Step

At times the elderly may have to face the reality that certain mobility aids are necessary not just to assist with movement but also as a preventative measure to avoid falls. A walking stick,  also referred to as a walking cane, is probably the most basic yet highly versatile mobility aid.  It is primarily used to assist with balancing, improve stability and at times even reduce the pressure that may be causing pain. Most walking sticks are thought of to be a straight, long stick either with a straight or curved handle but there are actually various different types depending...

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Knee Walkers: A Comfortable Alternative to Crutches

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Knee Walkers: A Comfortable Alternative to Crutches

Knee Walkers are a medical mobility device (sometimes called knee scooters or mobility scooters) that provide a safer, more comfortable, and easier-to-maneuver alternative to crutches for those recovering from foot or lower leg injury or surgery that requires the foot and/or leg to be non-weight bearing during recovery.

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