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How can a cane help me if I freeze while walking?

If you use a cane with a small golf club-type protrusion at the bottom, it can make walking easier because it tricks your mind into thinking you’re stepping over something. Take a collapsible cane with you when you walk. When you freeze, assemble the cane and gently kick the end near the floor.
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