Choosing The Right Wheelchair For Your Child

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In the past, if a child needed a wheelchair parents would simply buy a large chair and let the child grow into it. This should not be the case. Sitting is important to all children. Since most children attend school, increased attention should be provided to them. If they do not have a comfortable wheelchair […]


Finding The Right Sports Wheelchair

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If you’re in the market for a sports wheelchair, you know there are a variety of considerations to be made with any wheelchair purchase. Sports wheelchair purchases aren’t that different from other wheelchair purchases. You need to make sure the wheelchair will suit your needs, your size and your lifestyle. Here are some purchase considerations: […]


Inventors Create Wheelchair Innovations For Safety Affordability And Mobility

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The prolonged use of a wheelchair is a reality for over 100 million people across the globe due to disabilities brought about by illness, accident or advanced age. Among the challenges faced by this large and diverse group are; lack of access to adequate wheelchairs due to poverty, the risk of serious and even life […]


Inventors Create Wheelchair Innovations For Safety Affordability And Mobility

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The prolonged use of a wheelchair is a reality for over 100 million people across the globe due to disabilities brought about by illness, accident or advanced age. Among the challenges faced by this large and diverse group are; lack of access to adequate wheelchairs due to poverty, the risk of serious and even life […]


Used Wheelchair Van Buying Tips

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Instead of buying a brand new wheelchair van, you can opt to get a used wheelchair van. Ideally, you want to contact a qualified evaluator about your particular needs, including limitations of the wheelchair user, seating requirements and additional equipment that’s to be installed in the van. From there, you’ll want to contact companies that […]


Used Wheelchair Van Buying Tips

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Instead of buying a brand new wheelchair van, you can opt to get a used wheelchair van. Ideally, you want to contact a qualified evaluator about your particular needs, including limitations of the wheelchair user, seating requirements and additional equipment that’s to be installed in the van. From there, you’ll want to contact companies that […]


Used Wheelchair Van Buying Tips

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Instead of buying a brand new wheelchair van, you can opt to get a used wheelchair van. Ideally, you want to contact a qualified evaluator about your particular needs, including limitations of the wheelchair user, seating requirements and additional equipment that’s to be installed in the van. From there, you’ll want to contact companies that […]


Choosing The Right Wheelchair For You

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Most people are familiar with prescriptions from a doctor for medications, but not for mobility aids such as wheelchairs or even crutches. The process of choosing the right wheelchair can be especially difficult, because the types of options available are as varied as the types of people in the world and their various lifestyles. Depending […]


Choosing The Right Wheelchair For You

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Most people are familiar with prescriptions from a doctor for medications, but not for mobility aids such as wheelchairs or even crutches. The process of choosing the right wheelchair can be especially difficult, because the types of options available are as varied as the types of people in the world and their various lifestyles. Depending […]


Choosing The Right Wheelchair For You

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Most people are familiar with prescriptions from a doctor for medications, but not for mobility aids such as wheelchairs or even crutches. The process of choosing the right wheelchair can be especially difficult, because the types of options available are as varied as the types of people in the world and their various lifestyles. Depending […]


Wheel Chair Ramps

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To provide simpler access to areas for wheelchair users, having a system of lowered curbs and smoothed out pathways is an essential consideration of your outdoors areas, but these are design changes and must be implemented at the planning stage of construction. IF you want to provide immediate access to an area where there has […]


Electric Wheelchairs And Power Mobility Scooters Deliver Freedom And Independence To The Handicapped

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Several years ago, my daughter, a 17 years old college Freshman, was paralyzed from the waist down as the result of a fall. She was determined to continue on with college and needed a way to get around the campus. Fortunately an electric mobility scooter provided her with the freedom and mobility she needed during […]


Wheelchair As A Lifestyle Choice

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When buying a wheelchair comfort is obviously of vital importance. Also, it is important to remember that everyone has specific needs and that the only way to determine how your wheelchair measures up is for you to actually try it. For optimal mobility, it is best to choose a wheelchair that suits your needs. With […]


How To Locate Wheelchair Accessible Vans For Sale

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Before you buy your wheel chair accessible van, you need to have a good idea of what you need for your particular situation. It’s important to do this, because when you start the actual process of looking at wheelchair accessible vans for sale, it’s easy to get bewildered by all the choices there are, the […]


Spinal Cord Injury The Afterlife

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Am I talking about death here? No, I’m talking about life after a spinal cord injury. Why did I phrase the title of this article as I did? Because for many people who suffer a spinal cord injury, their first thoughts after being informed of paralysis, or wheelchairs, or a severed spinal cord, causing the […]


Why You May Want A Power Wheelchair

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Wheelchairs have been built in order to help people who cannot move by themselves. The simple initial device has been later on motorized and improved to enable handicapped persons perform more tasks. There are two basic types of wheelchairs: the manual wheelchair and the power wheelchair. Some lead wheelchair producers are Invacare and Whirlwind Wheelchair […]


Wheelchair Armrests And Your Safety

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Disabled individuals are often the most disadvantaged group in the society. Although there are laws that requires establishments to apply the necessary adjustment to accommodate these disabled individuals there are still some who neglect to provide the appropriate modification. Nevertheless, throughout the years disabled people have come to adjust to their surroundings and have been […]


User Friendly Guide To Manual Wheelchairs

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We have produced the following user friendly guide to help you select the most appropriate manual wheelchair for your needs. Manual wheelchairs are powered by human power and come in 2 main categories; Standard manual wheelchairs These wheelchairs have large wheels at the back and smaller wheels at the front. These wheelchairs can me powered […]


Why Let A Disability Limit Your Mobility

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For those of use who are able to walk around on our own, it’s difficult to imagine the challenges facing those with a disability. We take for granted the simple act of traveling by car. Unfortunately for those with a disability, getting in and out of their vehicle is not their only challenge. Storing the […]


Choosing The Best Wheelchair Lift

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Determining which is the best wheelchair lift can sometimes be confusing. Some things to consider before making your purchase are how you plan to use the lift, and what specifications that you need. You should determine first whether you need a vehicle wheelchair lift or one for your home. Home wheelchair lifts are very beneficial […]