Urban Poling

Active Living with Parkinson’s Webinar

January 29, 2015 | By Urban Poling

Harry McMurtry who has Parkinson’s, just completed the highly acclaimed 500 Miles for Parkinson’s from New York to Toronto by walking 15 miles per day.  Part way through this journey, Harry started using the ACTIVATOR poles.  Quote from the therapist on his support team, “Within minutes and with guidance, Harry integrated the use of the […]

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Retirement Living Programs

October 28, 2014 | By adminis

  Urban Poling has programs to enhance walking/exercise programs and our unique ACTIVATOR™ program is an ideal activity for less active seniors. Our programs include wholesale pricing on pole packages as well as training to health care professionals through to volunteer recreation coordinators. Contact us to customizing a program to meet your needs and the […]

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Active Living for Seniors

| By adminis

Summarized by Dr. Agnes Coutinho PhD Healthcare professionals working with older adults are routinely prescribing walking, as part of rehabilitation and overall health and wellness programs. There are over 114 research studies identifying health benefits of adding specialized poles to any walking routine. Due to the improved balance, posture, reduce impact off painful joints and improved […]

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