This video from Dulci Hill addresses the topic of walking aids. Many multiple sclerosis patients may feel unstable or fatigued when walking and using a cane, wheeled walker or mobility scooter may help to provide stability, aid balance and help you to get around and keep your independence.
Dulci takes us through various walking aids and explains how they can each be used for different situations. She explains how best to use a walking cane, when a wheeled walker may be more preferable and how a mobility scooter can be used to conserve energy in places where you may have to walk a lot–such as in a shopping mall or grocery store.
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