2015 September

Month: September 2015

Knee Walker vs. Crutches – Pros and Cons

PMC  September 30, 2015    pmc  Jeff Conner

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If you had to choose between using a knee walker versus using crutches after recovering from a broken ankle, foot surgery, or any other operation or injury, you might wish you had the option to choose neither. After all, any assistive mobility device is going to be something that you’re going to have to learn to control and maneuver, not to mention drag around.…

Staying in the Home You Love vs. Moving to Assisted Living

PMC  September 18, 2015    pmc  Jeff Conner

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Most seniors, if given the choice, would choose to remain in their own home for as long as possible rather than move to an assisted living facility. In fact, one study puts the number as high as 90 percent. This is not a mystery.…