Those who rely on mobility scooters know the frustration of riding them alongside pedestrians. You’re moving much faster than the average walker but not as quickly as passing traffic. So, you ask yourself: Are mobility scooters allowed on the road? The answer is: SOMETIMES. Some mobility scooters are allowed to travel on the road, but…
A mobility scooter can help you move around without needing to hire car services or use walking aids. Therefore, it’s frustrating when it gets to a point where your mobility scooter won’t start. Mobility scooters are just like any other machines; they require regular maintenance to ensure systems are running as needed. It’s also common…
A mobility scooter is a vital piece of equipment for those who own them, enabling them to get around with ease. So, it’s easy to PANIC when suddenly realizing you don’t have your mobility scooter key. You might wonder how to start a mobility scooter without a key in such instances. The good news is…
Mobility scooters have become much easier to maintain. But just like any piece of technology, some learning comes with owning and operating a mobility scooter. So what to do when you hear that BEEP BEEP BEEP? Mobility scooters are not difficult to use, but when something is not going right or needs repair, you should…
Mobility scooters have become easier to use in recent years. But, as with all technology, proper MAINTENANCE is the key to its longevity. A mobility scooter runs off rechargeable batteries. Those batteries power everything from the motor to the seat and lights. Over time, the battery will degrade and lose its ability to hold a…
The cost of a motorized wheelchair varies a lot. Some can have a pretty HEFTY price tag. So, how MUCH does an electric wheelchair cost?
We’ll break down the price points, ranging from $1,000 to over $18,000.
Many think that a rollator and upright walker are all the same.
But upright walkers address many of the CONCERNS people have while using standard walkers and rollators.
Learn how an UPRIGHT walker is different and why it might be the right choice to make you more mobile.
Walking sticks and canes serve different purposes.
A walking cane relieves pressure from your leg joints and aids in balance.
A walking stick provides stability when walking on rough terrain. It does not serve well as a permanent stability aid.
We’ll share some INDOOR activities that you can do at home to stay active and have fun. These activities are great for SENIORS because they’re not only fun, but also challenging, educational, and relaxing.
Whether you live alone or with others, check out these activities.
Some seniors might want more vigorous exercises. But are they good or not?
There is a valid concern about avoiding pain and injury. Let’s check, what COMMON exercises should seniors avoid?