Food preparation and cooking can be an enjoyable activity, and with the festive season approaching it’s a great time to brush off the old recipes and get cooking and baking.
Information & Advice
The joints in our hips or lower limbs can show signs of wear and tear from our late thirties onwards, for some even earlier in life.
It can show in those seemingly everyday activities, like stooping to pick up a dropped TV remote, or lowering down to sit on a chair or sofa.
One of the things that can really make you lose confidence in your walking, is when you lose your grip or fall after slipping or losing your grip on uneven surfaces.
As well as the potential for injury, there is also having to spend weeks to build up the courage to walk upright and have trust in your balance again.
With Autumn just beginning to show, there are few days as lovely to start making plans for days out and visits to parks and scenic attractions, whilst enjoying the benefits of cooler fresh air.
When buying any kind of mobility equipment, it’s always a good idea to assess what your specific requirements are before making the commitment to go on and make a purchase.
Personal wheelchair budgets are there to improve choice and control for patients who use a wheelchair.
Normally, you will have been assessed and there will have been a discussion about your health and well-being needs and the outcomes that you want to achieve with your wheelchair with a clinician.
For anybody suffering from neurological diseases, such as Parkinson’s or multiple Sclerosis, and others, there can be an associated loss of confidence and coordination creating frustration and potential isolation.
This year it has been especially difficult for Multiple Sclerosis (MS) sufferers, either in receiving diagnosis and treatment, or just in the management of their symptoms in light of the huge upheaval caused by the pandemic.