News — aging

#1 Tip for Walking Better with Crutches

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Having to walk with a set of crutches can be a real pain in itself whether you are recovering from #surgery . A great way to take some of the #pain out of the crutch experience is with the new Crutch FlexTIP.

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PIFS - Pride Induced Fall Syndrome?

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Gravity ...                   keeps us grounded. Just imagine if gravity disappeared - we would have the ultimate in fall prevention and say 'goodbye’ to all the pain, injury and deaths caused by them. But on the other hand, without gravity, everything would float and we’d have no fascination for balloons, airplanes or dropped passes in football games.                                                              ...

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Keep Moving & Stay Young!

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USE IT OR LOSE IT - Maintaining Mobility Even When It Hurts.      Granddaddy Born 1912 / Great Great Grandson Born 2012 When ‘Granddaddy’passed away, his was the happiest funeral I’d ever attended as he died happy, healthy and ready to go home! Until months before his passing, my 100 year old Granddaddy cooked his own meals and raised most of his food, gardening over an acre in size. When Granddaddy wasn’t plowing, hoeing, planting or harvesting, he was cutting trees and splitting wood. At about ninety years old, he got a little careless and flipped his riding lawnmower while on the...

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