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The Best Walker Wheelchair Combos: Walkers That Convert to Wheelchairs?

Combo rollator transport chairs are hybrid walkers that convert to wheelchairs. So, if a senior gets tired and needs to rest, you can quickly convert their rollator walker into a transport chair. Then, you can safely push them to your destination. The best rollator transport chair combos convert quickly, have comfortable seats, and built-in footrests.

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Mobility Scooters: Advantages and Disadvantages

When a senior’s mobility begins to fail, many of them think that they need a scooter for mobility help. They look more fun that a power wheelchair, right? But, there are some advantages and disadvantages of scooters that you need to know about to make an informed decision.

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Does Medicare Pay for Walking Canes?

Yes, Medicare does pay for walking canes as long as your doctor provides the correct documentation and you meet their coverage guidelines. Keep reading to learn more about the coverage criteria.

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Wheelchairs for Narrow Doorways: Save Your Walls and Woodwork!

Most homes weren’t built with wheelchair use in mind. Sometimes it is difficult to balance fitting the person while also fitting the home. There are many factors that go into the overall width of a wheelchair. Learn more about that and see the best narrow wheelchairs here.

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Tips for Using a Knee Walker as an Alternative for Crutches

Knee walkers (aka Knee Scooters) are a great alternative to traditional crutches or wheelchair. They are easier (and more fun?) to use for sure. Here are tips for how to use a knee walker to improve your mobility with a list of the best knee walkers on the market.

What is the Most Comfortable Manual Wheelchair?

There are many important factors that can make a wheelchair comfortable or miserable. As a matter of fact, usually the problem isn’t the wheelchair itself. Accessories like cushions and padded backs can make a big difference. Here is how you can make your current chair more comfortable.