Choosing a Cane or Walker That Fits
When choosing a cane or walker, it is important to get one that fits. If you are using a cane or walker that is too short, you cause stress to your shoulders as well as your back. These are problems that nobody wants. A cane or walker is intended to assist the user with mobility, not create additional problems. Check out this link from mayoclinic.org. It shows what to look for when selecting a walker, as well as takes us through our first steps using it. Also, for those who are looking for a walking cane, there is this link.