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Old 12-30-2017, 08:22 PM
GoatHerder GoatHerder is offline
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Originally Posted by ActiveMSers View Post
I use a walker exclusively at home and a wheelchair when I go out (and forearm crutches for short distances). I use my legs as much as possible, exercising them regularly and walking with them daily. The wheelchair let's me go farther and explore deeper. There is no downside to using both.
I agree with this completely. I also use my chair exclusively when out in public, but use a walker or canes in the house. I also force myself to walk *(such as it is) at least 20 minutes every day to keep my legs working as much as possible
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