Using Smart Crutches on the Stairs We’ve had viewers ask about how to use the Smart Crutch on the stairs with and without a handrail. In this video Cindy demonstrates how to go up and down the stairs with Smart Crutches with and without a handrail. Video Timestamps: 00:00 – Introduction 00:22 – Safety Precautions […]

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Furniture Cruising or Wall Cruising is when a person is unsteady while walking so they touch or hold onto furniture or walls to help maintain their balance. Family members and patients who furniture or wall cruise have an increased risk for falls. Give us a call today and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways […]

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Fall Risk and Medication: Do you know if your medications increase your fall risk?  Give us a call today and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways to decrease your personal fall risks. Find FREE helpful videos here: https://www.adaptiveequipmentcorner.com/youtube-videos Adaptive Equipment & Caregiving Corner wants to help improve safety and function for individuals and caregivers […]

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Poor Balance: How’s your balance? Poor balance is a fall risk. Give us a call today and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways to decrease your personal fall risks. Find FREE helpful videos here: https://www.adaptiveequipmentcorner.com/youtube-videos Adaptive Equipment & Caregiving Corner wants to help improve safety and function for individuals and caregivers during daily care […]

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Muscle Weakness: Muscle weakness is a fall risk. Consider adding an exercise routine to your day or make sure to move everyday. Like the old adage says, “If you don’t use it, you lose it”. Fill out the contact form below and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways to decrease your personal fall risks. […]

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Fall Risk: Did you know that falling once doubles your risk of having another fall? Fill out the contact form below and let’s schedule an appointment to discuss ways to decrease your personal fall risks. Find FREE helpful videos here: https://www.adaptiveequipmentcorner.com/youtube-videos Adaptive Equipment & Caregiving Corner wants to help improve safety and function for individuals […]

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What is a fall? The Cambridge English Dictionary says that to fall is ‘to move unintentionally or unexpectedly onto or toward the ground or from a higher place’. The World Health Organization says, ‘a fall is defined as an event which results in a person coming to rest inadvertently on the ground or floor or […]

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Passive Range of Motion: Passive Range of Motion or PROMs are used to help keep joints in the upper and lower extremities mobile. When people are bed bound or immobile and unable to move, caregivers can perform PROMs for the individual to help keep joints mobile and prevent muscle contractures. Find FREE helpful videos here: […]

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Need help getting a walker thru a narrow doorway? If your wheeled walker has its front two wheels on the outside of the walker, switching them will put the wheels on the inside of the walker giving you and extra 2-3 inches of clearance when going through a narrow doorway. Find FREE helpful videos here: […]

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How to Walk with Crutches How to Walk with Crutches – In this video Cindy, PT with Adaptive Equipment Corner demonstrates how to walk with crutches when non weight bearing or limited weight bearing. She also demonstrates how to stand from a chair and how to correctly walk with one crutch. Axillary Crutches used in […]

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