One depending on the other, autonomy and mobility are important factors of life appreciation. Over the years, numerous studies have proven that daily activity allows one to enjoy life more, to be happier and in better health.
And for a long time, specialists have worked on accessories adapted to the elderly or lightly handicapped people to maintain a certain degree of mobility, an essential factor of their active life.
However, to be effective, all these accessories must be well adjusted to their users. A poor adjustment can indeed cause discomfort, even injuries. Here are a few words on canes, crutches, walkers, and their adjustment.
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