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2012-11-13 08:28:18

NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A recently published Geek Wire article detailed the additional capabilities Walk Score has added to its popular iPhone app and website. Users are incented to make use of the service as they can now add photos of their neighborhood. The makers of The Hurry Cane(TM) commented on this unique tool. The article reports that Walk Score, a company with headquarters in Seattle, recently added the option for users to upload photos of their neighborhoods. The...

2012-09-11 02:27:57

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The health benefits of a regular exercise program are no secret, but information published in a Poughkeepsie Journal article indicates too few adults take this critical step to improve and maintain their health. The makers of the Hurry Cane(TM), a device designed to aid mobility, note the importance of these findings. According to the article, an adult must engage in a minimum of two and a half hours of aerobic exercise per week...

2012-08-07 02:28:10

NEW YORK, Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Many senior citizens anticipate that with old age comes impaired health. However, a new study--highlighted in a recent Examiner article--reveals that senior health is actually getting better, especially in terms of eye health. It reports, "Survey data, which was collected from 1984 to 2010, found that in 1984, poor eyesight gave older adults trouble reading in 23 percent of those analyzed. By 2010, that number shrunk to 9.7 percent." The makers of The...

2012-01-31 05:20:00

Trekkingpoles.com recently announced a sale on high quality wood trekking poles and walking sticks, including the SE Natural Wooden Walking Stick and the SE Lightweight Natural Wooden Walking Stick. Birmingham, MI (PRWEB) January 30, 2012 Trekkinpoles.com, retailers of popular trekking poles and trekking pole accessories, recently announced a sale on wood trekking poles and wood walking sticks. For a limited time, shoppers can enjoy sale prices on select wood trekking poles, including the...

2011-12-13 08:00:00

Brazos Walking Sticks teams up with Jacob Bromwell's Campfire cooking line Waco, TX (PRWEB) December 13, 2011 In order to build good traditions, outdoors, folks give gifts that are memorable, lasting and not seasonal; one's that can be used year round. Brazos Walking Sticks has teamed up with Jacob Bromwell and their Campfire cooking line to offer a four season camping experience. Winter Give a gift to hike in the snow? Yes and do it safely with Brazos Walking Sticks and Walking Canes....

2011-11-04 07:00:00

Gifts this season do not need to break the bank, but they should be meaningful, functional and usefulâ”like Brazos Walking Sticks' walking sticks and walking canes. Waco, TX (PRWEB) November 04, 2011 The feasts of the season don't need to a burden on one's health. With so many battling obesity and other health-related issues, a multipurpose giftâ”both attractive and functionalâ”makes the most sense, especially in this economy....

2011-06-10 06:15:00

CLEARFIELD, Utah, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lifetime Tru-Motion(TM) Cane recently was named "Best New Product" by Drug Store News. The award was bestowed at ECRM's Home Health Care 2011 EPPS Show and is given in recognition of the best new product invention from the more than 50 suppliers at the event. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110610/LA17673) Manufactured by Lifetime Products, the Tru-Motion(TM) Cane is a revolutionary design unlike any other canes on the...

2011-05-21 00:01:22

Brazos Walking Sticks Introduces Unique, Collapsible Wood Traveler's Stick (TM) Waco, TX (PRWEB) May 19, 2011 Brazos Walking Sticks announced today the launch of its beautiful wood Traveler's Stick (TM), which breaks into sections, in seconds, from a full 55 inches to a compact 19 inches. Traveling by airplane, in a small car or on a bike with one's favorite, full-size, handcrafted walking staff has been practically impossible, until now. Travelers, geocachers, RVers, scouts, outdoorsmen,...

2011-02-12 00:00:45

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp® attempts to submit clients' inventions to companies for review. Pittsburgh, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 11, 2011 InventHelp®, America's largest inventor service company, announces that one of its clients, an inventor from Maryland, has designed a clamping assembly which would secure walking canes in an upright position. This invention is patented. Harold's Walking Aid would allow for a user's cane to remain easily accessible when not in use. In urgent...

2009-07-13 12:03:50

U.S. physical therapists say elderly people who use canes and walkers need to be properly assessed and fitted by a physical therapist to avoid falling. The American Physical Therapy Association points out a recent study found 47,000 U.S. seniors end up in emergency rooms annually due to falls involving walking aids. The study, the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, examined six years of emergency room records and found that the walker was associated seven times more with...