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- Website: Seniors Transportation: Access and Resources (STAR)
- Resource type: General web page
Summary - The message of this resource is:
Seniors who are still physically capable of biking should also consider triking as a fun way of getting around and integrating exercise into their life. If you are new to the idea of using tricycles, this resource describes the many advantages and some risks of using tricycles in order to help you decide if this option can work for you.
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social life, community, accessibility, independent living
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Step 1 - Evidence-based
Is this information reliable, based on scientific research?
Step 2 - Transparency
Is it clear who developed the resource and how?
Step 3 - Usability
Is the information easy to understand and easy to use?
Rated on: 7/12/2019 9:56:54 AM
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