If you or a loved one is suffering from the anxiety of not being as mobile as you once was there is help for you. If you are not able to go and do as you once could but still feel desire to get out and go, the mobility scooter may be the help you have been dreaming of.
There are a lot of reasons a person may not be as mobile as they once was. It could be due to a number of different conditions, either physical, muscular or from bone problems. Perhaps it is just a short term disability such as a car wreck or even certain types of surgery could have left you needing help to get around.
The decision to purchase a mobility scooter will help to install an instant piece of mind. These mobility scooters help to reinstall a new sense confidence in the consumer. If you are acquiring this for yourself, no more having to wait on some else to come do for you or being left behind because you can not hold out to walk very far. If you are getting this for a loved one, it will also help you. It is so sad to leave a loved one behind because they can not hold out for too long.
Now the choice of a 3 or a 4 wheel mobility scooter will have to be determined. One of the advantages of the 3 wheel scooter over the 4 wheel scooter is the turn radius. With the 3 wheel mobility scooter having a 30% smaller turn radius, this equals to a turn radius of around 36 inches less then the 4 wheel mobility scooter. This will allow for easy use inside the house and in smaller places. Maneuvering around the home, bathroom and kitchen is not a problem for the 3 wheel mobility scooter.
The 3 wheel mobility scooters will also have a lighter weight advantage over the 4 wheel mobility scooters. The frame is lighter and this will make storage or transportation easier. With the advantage of being lighter and more maneuverable, the lack of the fourth wheel will also result in the lose a bit of the stability. The 3 wheeled mobility scooters are very safe, they will give up a little of the weight capacity. Keep in mind the 3 wheel scooters are not designed for the rugged outdoor terrain. This is not to say the 3 wheel scooter can not be used outside, it can. It is great on the paved surfaces, but if you are a outdoors type person that will not always be on the sidewalks or in a shopping mall, you may need to consider a a 4 wheel design.
All of the better manufactures in the industry makes and designs the 3 wheel mobility scooters. Lark Mobility Scooters, Pride Mobility Scooters and Amigo Mobility Scooters all have a full line of scooters. With a choice of colors and accessories, you will be out and about in no time at all.