health smarts. Negotiating with Aging

Holicky, Richard
July 2011
PN;Jul2011, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p73
Trade Publication
The article focuses on structural changes experienced by aging wheelchair-users. It states that having difficulty in fighting for independence is a usually heard sentiment from them as their once simple tasks becomes more and more difficult. It says that pushing a wheelchair for years taxes shoulders and can lead to fatigue and pain that can make them inactive, unmotivated, and depressed.


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