Day: August 11, 2021

Coronavirus: What to do if you’re in a wheelchair

For people with disabilities, and especially wheelchair users, the coronavirus poses unique challenges because wheelchairs are touched frequently and in many places. We’ve compiled the following coronavirus tips for wheelchair users to keep in mind when taking care of their mobility equipment and the environment around them. These recommendations follow the guidelines from the CDC, […]

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How to choose the right type of wheelchair?

Manual wheelchairs have always been a popular, affordable mobility aid choice. They are designed to provide mobility to people who do not have enough lower body strength required for walking independently but still have the necessary upper body strength to manually propel their chair. The speed and direction of the wheelchair is controlled using hand grips on […]

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