Flex Stick Walking Cane

Mobility Walking Aids

Ian C. Langtree - Content Writer/Editor for Disabled World
Published: 2010/08/05 - Updated: 2024/02/24
Publication Type: Product Release / Update
Contents: Summary - Introduction - Main - Related

Synopsis: Free standing tripod based walking cane enhances stability throughout the normal gait cycle. What makes the flex-stick unique is its three spring-loaded legs are independently capable of reacting to changes in both the angle of the cane and uneven ground surfaces

Introduction

Designed to enhance mobility theĀ US patent pending Flex-stick is a free-standing, tripod based walking cane that 'enhances stability throughout the normal gait cycle', so says, Marketing VP, Jamie Jordan.

Main Digest

What makes the flex-stick unique is its three spring-loaded legs are independently capable of reacting to changes in both the angle of the cane and also with uneven ground surfaces. The base and leg bodies are extremely light weight and designed with both function and aesthetics in mind.

The result is a walking cane that is free-standing, attractive, and enhances the users' ability his or her world.

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Four differently colored flex stick walking canes.
Four differently colored flex stick walking canes.
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"I was frustrated with my patients' use and misuse of four legged quad-cane", so says company President and Physical Therapist, Randy Misenheimer. "After years of watching people struggle with their existing canes, I thought, There just has to be a better way. Thus, the flex-stick has come to be after several years of development. It is also exciting that users of single point canes love the flex-stick as well, because it stands by its self and is attractive and light weight."

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