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Is there a cure for mobility impairments?

Since there are a range of illnesses, injuries, and conditions that can lead to impaired mobility, there is no one cure. Diseases like polio that can reduce mobility can be vaccinated against, but for the most part, treating impaired movement involves therapy, medical care, and lifestyle changes. Rather than one quick and easy cure, treatment is a gradual process that typically includes exercising the body parts that are having difficulty functioning and making healthy choices. Even then, the more severe cases of impaired mobility can be permanent conditions in which focus is shifted towards using specialized equipment and easing accessibility.

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