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Top 6 Ways to Help a Non-Weight Bearing Mom with Christmas Dinner

Posted by Brooke Williams

Top 6 Ways to help a non-weight bearing mom with christmas dinnerIt’s that time of year again. Time for the family to gather around a perfectly cooked prime rib. You can smell the wonderful scent of pie baking already, right? But wait! Mom had foot surgery! She only has one leg to stand on, quite literally. Is she going to be able to pull off the meal you’ve always loved and enjoyed? Probably not. At least not without help. Here are the top ways you can help a non-weight bearing mom pull off Christmas dinner this year.

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Topics: Holidays

Can you Fly on an Airplane with a Knee Scooter or Seated Scooter?

Posted by Brooke Williams

 

 

 

Can you fly on an airplane with a knee scooter or seated scooter?Flying on an airplane with a Knee Scooter or Seated Scooter is not only possible, but easier than crutches or another mobility device. Here’s why.

 

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Woman's Guide to Dress for Success on crutches - Holiday Edition

Posted by Brooke Williams

 

 

Dress_for_success_blogHobbling around on crutches is never any fun, but until you do it, you may not realize how many aspects of your life it really affects. Not only will you struggle to get from place to place, but more importantly…what will you wear? As the holidays approach, you may have been looking forward to your sky-high heels and other festive attire, but this year, you are going to have to take a different outlook on what you wear. Being on crutches doesn’t mean you have to wear sweat pants and t-shirts for every holiday party. You can still dress successfully during the holidays, despite your crutches. And here are a few tips to help you out.

 

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11 Things you can do this Christmas...even on crutches

Posted by Brooke Williams

Things to do christmas on crutchesWhen you see the holiday starting to form all around you, you might feel a little down because you are on crutches this year. What can you really do to enjoy the season? The answer is plenty! Here are just a few of the things you can do during the Christmas season…even on crutches!

 

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Topics: Holidays

10 Tips for Holiday Travel with Crutches

Posted by Brooke Williams


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One of the things you enjoy the most about the holidays is traveling around, visiting family so you can partake in the festivities together. Whether you are planning a trip to see family or a vacation away from it all, holiday travel with crutches can be quite a challenge. Here are a few tips to help you muddle through the process.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Topics: Holidays

 

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