Everyday Health has some suggestions for home improvement steps that can improve your safety and mobility when RA has affected daily functioning. Plus, many are low-cost and simple to do.
From Everyday Health’s slideshow:
“Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic and debilitating condition that can impair your mobility. Making simple, low-cost modifications to your home can make it easier for you to get around and prevent falls, the leading cause of death in people over the age of 65, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In fact, 60 percent of all falls occur in the home, so boosting the comfort and safety of your living space is a must. These tips can help.”
What are they? Click on the link to view their list: