How to choose a proper & suitable walking aids?
Walking device is usually used as part of rehabilitation while one is recovering from an injury or as a mobility aid when one has difficulty with walking. Studies found that more than 60% of walking aids usage is not suitable for the person. Inappropriate walking aid usage may affect your walking abilities, walking pattern, balances, muscle tone and muscle strength. As a consequence, your independence, confidence and safety during walking will be jeopardized.