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Nov 28th, 2017

eNews#4 What we learned about EDS in Vegas

2017-11-28T21:56:59+00:00 November 28th, 2017|smartCRUTCH® eNewsletters|

The EDS Global Learning Conference was held in Las Vegas from September 7–9, 2017 and we were lucky enough to attend the event for the first time as a sponsor and vendor. "The Ehlers-Danlos Society is a global community of patients, caregivers, health care professionals, and [...]

Nov 28th, 2017

eNews#4 Make YOUR smartCRUTCH YOUR own!

2017-11-28T10:41:46+00:00 November 28th, 2017|smartCRUTCH® eNewsletters|

Author, Artist and Advocate Jennifer Peacock-Smith @JPeaSmith is an Chronic Illness ambassador for smartCRUTCH, as she is passionate about the difference they have made in her life. She has created downloadable patterns for decorating them and here is the first video in a series on [...]

Nov 28th, 2017

eNews#4 Janaye trains Service Dog Colt to retrieve her smartCRUTCH

2017-11-28T11:18:01+00:00 November 28th, 2017|smartCRUTCH® eNewsletters|

Janaye has a traumatic brain injury (TBI) and works very hard to spread awareness for her condition and for service dogs and disability. She has trained Colt to assist her in many ways including retrieving her smartCRUTCH and Grocery Shopping. Have a look at their [...]

Nov 28th, 2017

Don’s ‘money well spent’ transitioning from cane

2017-11-28T10:17:56+00:00 November 28th, 2017|smartCRUTCH® Reviews|

"Received smart crutch a few days after ordering. I have began walking for short periods of time to transition from cane to crutch. My first impression is that I no longer find myself leaning on cane but instead walk with an upright stance. I am [...]

Nov 20th, 2017

Kim says her smartCRUTCH were ‘worth every penny’

2017-11-20T16:25:51+00:00 November 20th, 2017|smartCRUTCH® Reviews|

These crutches rock! I wasn't nervous about my surgery, but was wigged out by the 1-2 months of boot/crutches aftermath. I got these about a week before surgery and practiced - do this if you possibly can. As with any crutch, it's weird to move [...]

Nov 8th, 2017

Krista and smartCRUTCH climb 200 steps up Blarney Castle

2017-11-08T06:44:34+00:00 November 8th, 2017|smartCRUTCH® Reviews|

Proud Share! Krista sent us this inspiring pic and note about her accomplishment of climbing to the top of Blarney Castle in Ireland together with her sunny yellow smartCRUTCH. Krista said “I never would have made it up 200 castle steps without them! Castle steps [...]

Sep 28th, 2017

smartCRUTCH drastically decreased Nicole’s pain and increased her mobility

2017-09-28T11:08:58+00:00 September 28th, 2017|smartCRUTCH® Reviews|

"So far I'm absolutely loving my smartcrutches. I have Ehlers Danlos Syndrome and can't use traditional crutches. It got to the point where I was stumbling due to my joints giving out and I was no longer able to walk without severe pain in my [...]

Sep 25th, 2017

Blog review: ‘what a gift smartcrutch has been’

2017-09-25T11:17:38+00:00 September 25th, 2017|smartCRUTCH® Reviews|

Here's an excerpt from Cranky's Pants Blog Post on her experience with smartCRUTCH. "....At times the arthritis from this disease is so bad in my hips and back that it’s very painful to walk and or stand. This was causing me a great deal of [...]

Sep 18th, 2017

Carrie’s SmartCrutches enabled her to do a walk in her local conservation area

2017-09-19T00:00:21+00:00 September 18th, 2017|smartCRUTCH® Reviews|

"My SmartCrutches enabled me to do this walk in our local conservation area on this beautiful Saturday! Thank you again. With my crutches MCTD can't stop me." Carrie, Alberta, Canada Carrie walking trails with her smartcrutches

Sep 18th, 2017

eNews #4 (smart) CRUTCHES for Africa (Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital)!

2017-09-25T11:08:39+00:00 September 18th, 2017|smartCRUTCH® eNewsletters|

September 2017: Crutches for Africa  In September 2017 smartCRUTCH donated 5 sets of junior smartCRUTCHes to the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital in South Africa. We're delighted to be part of such a wonderful project!