3 points to teach the elderly to buy crutches
Crutches are a living item that many older people need in their later years. What kind of crutches are qualified?
Today we will take a look at how the elderly can buy a crutches that suits them.
銆€銆€3 points to teach the elderly to buy a cane: the material and weight of the cane is also very important, the crutches are heavy, it will be laborious to use; light, support and fluent.
I feel that the use is not practical enough.
Therefore, it is advisable to choose the type of crutches that have a sense of calmness in your hands, such as solid wood or thick bamboo.
銆€銆€Two: The length of the cane is very important. Too long or too short will make the support point unnatural: high, serious physical tilt, easy to cause the old man’s foot to step on the ground; low, you must bend over and bend forward, walk the road or notComfortable.
The most suitable height for the crutches should be the height of the person’s presupposition, the distance between the crutches from the flat to the skin’s horizontal stripes when the hands are naturally drooping.
銆€銆€Three: the handle of the cane can not be too slippery, the bottom must have a bottom pad. In general, if the elderly are not in poor health, the crutches can be selected, but if the elderly have poor balance, or have a history of stroke, jointsInflammation or leg injury, poor support, etc., it is best to choose more feet to enhance the support of the body.
銆€銆€There are various types of crutches and the types of crutches are made in a variety of shapes, among which bamboo and wood are the most.
Chinese people like to use bamboo sticks, which are light and flexible.
Other walking sticks include rattan, red sandalwood, mahogany, boxwood, dragon wood, horns, teeth, bones, and metal.
It is said that the gloomy wooden cane is the most precious. The dark wood is buried in the soil due to the movement of the earth’s crust. It is mostly caused by the “gloomy” of the Chinese fir. The crutches are hard and durable, but they are difficult to find.
銆€銆€Rattan cane is a natural crutches made of wild rattan. The most common is that the white rattan wild rattan is artificially bent into a handle shape during growth.
Generally, you can become a talent after 1 or 2 years.
Belongs to ordinary products.
銆€銆€Gloomy wood is a rare product, which is generally used for carving. A piece of dark wood of about 10 cm is already very rare. It can be valuable to form a cane.
It is not something that ordinary people can have.
銆€銆€Red oak and brown bamboo crutches, red chestnut crutches because of light, flexible, bright and durable, can be carved on the top of the dragon, generally as a gift for the elderly is also accepted by many people.
銆€銆€Boxwood is also a relatively expensive wood, and it is not bad for use as a walking stick.
It is also easy to engrave and keep the original color.
銆€銆€Pricklywood wooden cane: Prickly ash is not a valuable wood. There are pepper plants grown in the north and south of the motherland. However, Zanthoxylum is a shrub family. It is not easy to grow up, it takes 5-8 years.
A pepper tree takes its trunk to play a cane.
The pepperwood is covered with thorny cockroaches.
Li Shizhen’s Compendium of Materia Medica has a qi and activating blood, poisoning and poisoning, the medical value of hemp, the handball made of pepper, the crutches made of pepper and the numbness of the hands and feet of the elderly, and the medical effects and physics.The value of diagnosis and treatment.
In some cities in the north, the best birthday gift for the elderly to live a lifetime is a pepperstick wooden faucet crutches, which is also a symbol of filial piety and reflects the well-being of generations.
It belongs to the top grade in the elderly crutches.
銆€銆€Metal crutches: basically used for medical rehabilitation and assisted walking.