When Can I Sit On A Normal Chair After Hip Replacement?

Smiling senior woman in a hospital bed

When can I sit on a normal chair after hip replacement?  It depends on your physician’s restriction, pain on hips, and an approximate 6-8 weeks we will know. This leaves room for them to ask further questions on why is this necessary.  As physical therapists, we come in the picture upon referral, or even after … Read more

Best Chair Alarms for Elderly

Best Chair Alarms for Elderly

In this article, we have reviewed the best chair alarms for elderly. If you are in a hurry, the table below gives a quick snapshot of the top ones. Are you in constant fear of an elderly falling out of bed? Do they have disabilities or mobility issues?  Sixty-one million Americans have a disability that … Read more

Best Outdoor Chair for Elderly

Best Outdoor Chair for Elderly

Comfort, safety, and portability are key features to consider when shopping for an outdoor chair, especially for seniors. The back, knees, shoulders[1] start to give out trouble later in life, and older adults often have mobility issues; thus, it is important to find an outdoor chair that can accommodate these needs.   Fortunately, there are … Read more