Tag Archives: Passive Exerciser

Benefits of a Passive Exercise

B-Active Passive Exerciser

 Physical exercise benefits all of us without exception; but, for the disabled; elderly; stroke victims; convalescing patients and those just out of rehab, traditional exercise routines can be too painful and sometimes downright impossible.  Thus, decreased mobility in these sectors pose a major barrier to maintaining health and fitness. A passive exercise machine overcomes this […]

Passive Exerciser

B-Active Passive Exerciser

Assistive Devices – Passive Exercisers Assistive device is anything that may improve, increase or maintain functionality in a disabled person as defined by the World Health Organisation. What about an assistive device that improves the fitness levels of a disabled person?   All too often the person and their carer don’t even give this a thought […]

Fitness Made Easy

Fitness Made Easy.  As I write this article, it is International Disability Day and I’m at our Mobility Solutions stand at Durban Deep Expo at the City Hall.  The theme at our stand this year is Active Health, which, as you probably know, is the health and wellness side of our disability division.  On show […]