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Take a Look at Tomorrow’s Wheelchairs

The Affordable Care Act and technology may provide a new era in wheelchair design. Tomorrow’s wheelchairs look nothing like those we’re familiar with. While both manual and power wheelchairs have ergometric designs, the future of wheelchairs takes ergonomics to new heights.

seeing Europe by wheelchair, Phoenix, Arizona

Seeing Europe By Wheelchair: Helpful Resources For Planning Your Trip

So you want to see Europe, but you’re wondering how hard that will be in a wheelchair. Well, like other tourists, you’ll need some flexibility, humor and willingness to deal with frustrations. But you may be surprised at how easy it is. By planning your trip, you can help to ensure that your travels go […]

holiday shopping in a wheelchair, Phoenix, Arizona

Holiday Shopping In A Wheelchair: 5 Tips For A Stress-Free Outing

Shopping during the holiday season is stressful for most people. When you’re in a wheelchair, it can be even more stressful. But there are ways to make holiday shopping in a wheelchair more manageable. Here are five ways to take some of the stress out of your holiday shopping trips.

mobility issues related to COPD, Phoenix, Arizona

Mobility Issues Related To COPD: Talk To Your Doctor About Tools For Mobility

COPD doesn’t just affect the ability to breath; it also affects energy levels. When you experience shortness of breath, you also have a lack of energy, which can lead to mobility issues related to COPD. 

wheelchair user's guide to planning a wedding, Phoenix, Arizona

A Wheelchair User’s Guide To Planning A Wedding: Tips To Keep The Attention Where It Belongs — On You And Your Beloved

If you and/or your loved one are wheelchair users, you know that using a chair becomes second nature. For your wedding day, however, it’s wise to plan ahead. This handy wheelchair user’s guide to planning your wedding will help things go smoothly so that the focus is on the two of you, not on your […]

wheelchair maintenance, Phoenix, Arizona

Wheelchair Maintenance: Don’t Overlook The Cushion

If you’ve used a wheelchair for a while, you know that regular maintenance is essential. You may troubleshoot your chair yourself between service inspections, or you may rely entirely on your service technician. However you ensure that your wheelchair is in top shape, the cushion is sometimes a part that gets overlooked.

standard wheelchair or transport chair, Phoenix, Arizona

The Difference Between A Standard Wheelchair And A Transport Chair

If you’ve just begun shopping for a wheelchair, you might wonder about the difference between a standard wheelchair and a transport chair. They look similar, and at first glance, you might be inclined to use the smaller and less-expensive transport chair. But before you make your decision, it’s important to consider how you plan to […]