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Around the world with Flexyfoot (Part 2)

Around the world with Flexyfoot (Part 2) After they returned from their world trip, we caught up with Florent Carral and Sandra Baratte. While travelling,  Sandra used Flexyfoot crutches to get around. Here’s what they had to say about the second half of their 7 month adventure: Were you happy with the performance of the Flexyfoot ferrules…
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“At 69 I have a new lease of life” – Sue Moss, a Flexyfoot customer with a passion for staying active!

Meet Sue Moss, a Flexyfoot customer with a passion for staying active with the help of her Flexyfoot crutches. Read Sue’s story below: “I was involved in a road accident at the age of 20, the left side of my pelvis was crushed so badly it was impossible to have it…
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Around the world with Flexyfoot

Around the world with Flexyfoot A young French couple, Florent Carral and Sandra Baratte have decided to travel around the world in seven months. Their ambitious plans sounded even more ambitious when we learned that Sandra uses Flexyfoot crutches to get around – so when they contacted us offering to test our new ferrules…
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EDS awareness month – what you need to know!

Luisa, a lifestyle blogger and vlogger for ‘Chronic Style Disorder’, writes about her experience of Ehlers Danlos Syndrome and why raising awareness is so important! “This May is Ehlers Danlos Syndrome awareness month. There are lots of illness awareness months, but of all the conditions I’ve come across – EDS really…
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We provide flexible support to an elderly Kenyan widow

We provide flexible support to an elderly Kenyan widow People all over the world have been using our Flexyfoot ferrules and sticks. This month, one of our folding sticks made it as far as Lake Victoria in Kenya, where an elderly widow became its new owner.  One of our friends, Jeremy Bell is involved in a project in Kenya…
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Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles – and how to find them..

A wheelchair accessible vehicle can change the life of a person who is reliant upon a wheelchair to move about. WAVs, as they are commonly called, can give a person with restricted mobility the opportunity to become more independent and can make their everyday life safer…
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‘This is definitely a walking aid that must be tried to feel the full benefits.’

We were delighted to receive this report of the Flexyfoot stick, after Mrs Hartland was given one at the recent WI Fair. Thank you and we’re glad it’s making a difference to you!   “Dear David I am forty years old and had a stroke nine years ago.  I…
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Embrace life! Our top 5 tips

Embrace life! Our top 5 tips We loved the story this week about the Italian grandmothers who have finally fulfilled their dreams (by the magic of crowd funding) to see the sea, and even get their toes in! It got us thinking about how we can continue to enjoy and embrace life and new experiences…
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“I love Flexyfoot so much, I threw my old stick away!”

“I love Flexyfoot so much, I threw my old stick away!” We just had to share this great review from the CountryWives blog – looks like the word is really getting around now! “Many of us #womenover50 are part of the sandwich generation. Not only do we have kids that demand attention, we often have aged parents who need us…
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Top 10 tips to stay safe and have fun on holiday!

The holiday season is well and truly upon us now, and while it’s always a good idea to plan ahead for safety, it really is a hot topic this year with the difficulties suffered in the Eurozone. To make the most of your well-earned break, we’ve compiled the top 10…
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