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Light the way to switches, thermostats and doorways
Foam tubing and a cable tie to improve hard to grasp knobs
Pad crutches with pipe insulation to avoid skin irritation and bruising
Get exercise while helping with balance and mobility
Cut down on trips and falls with colored tape
Rubberized shelf liner can be used as a leg lifter
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