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Bariatric Canes are Common Used Among all Age Groups

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The need for a bariatric cane is more common that many people realize, and they aren?t just for the elderly. Statistically, one in every four American adults suffer a fall each year. The risk increases with age for a wide range of reasons influenced by the decreased mobility of the individual due to health issues such as arthritis.

For older adults, the majority of falls happen within the home, which can be scary particularly for older adults living alone. Two of the most common causes of falls in older adults are unsteadiness or dizziness. If suffering regularly from dizziness or unsteadiness, it is important to consult your physician because there are a wide range of medical conditions that can cause those symptoms. In addition to look into the cause of those symptoms, your physician may recommend bar

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You Can Make Your Cane Your Personal Style

Wooden canes

Almost seven million Americans use some kind of assistive device to get around during the course of their day, whether it be just in the house or out in the world. As men and women get older, the risk of falling dramatically increases. This is due to any number of reasons.

Two of the most common reasons for an increase in the risk of falling are dizziness when walking or trying to stand and balance issues. As we get older, we tend to lose that sense of balance, if only slightly. But, slightly is enough to result in a terrible fall that could leave us much worse off than we were before.

If you have been experiencing balance or dizziness issues and would like to still be able to get around town and on with your life, you might want to consider a cane. There are many different types of canes to choose from. You

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