Walking Stick Checkup Week – talkhealth Blogtalkhealth Blog

Walking Stick Checkup Week – talkhealth Blogtalkhealth Blog

Yes this is a thing, yes it is also a wonderful idea begun by a physiotherapist Paul Mills

Falls Avoidance Walking Stick MOT Week 

Do you, a household member, a close friend or a neighbour use a walking stick? If so then this is the week to motivate them to verify the bottom of the stick. Ferrules are the smaller rubber foundation at the base of walking aids and, like tyres, they have to have changing when they get much too worn.

Walking Stick Checkup Week – talkhealth Blogtalkhealth Blog
Which just one does your ferrule seem like?

The positive aspects of checking and transforming are

  • Greater Security
  • Improved posture
  • Decreased threat of falls

You can buy them at a chemist, a mobility shop or even Timpsons!

How to adjust a Ferrule on your strolling stick

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