Just because you are restricted to a wheelchair does not mean that you do not need to concentrate on fitness. Many people who use manual wheelchairs frequently and in the correct manner usually have very fit upper bodies as a result of having to propel the wheelchair forward using ...
March 3, 2017support
The right wheelchair is extremely important to the overall health of a wheelchair user, but often over looked. Information and measurements are essential to a proper fitting wheelchair. Your first two questions should be: Does the individual use his/her arms to propel, foot propel or a combination? How do they ...
March 1, 2017support
Wheelchairs are a boon to not only the handicapped but also for the elderly people. There are various types of wheelchairs. Some are manually operated and the others are electrically operated. Some wheelchairs are operated with the help of sensor devices. Here is a little information about the enhancement ...
February 27, 2017support
Sitting in a wheelchair can become uncomfortable. This can be managed to avoid abrasions, sore muscles, and back problems. One of the first things to avoiding discomfort and health issues related to sitting in a wheelchair is to have a wheelchair that fits the user properly and is in ...
February 25, 2017support
Often, people experience illness or temporarily disabilities after surgery that require them to use medical devices such as canes, crutches, or wheelchairs, to allow them to move from place to place. Sometimes, however, people are forced to rely on these devices for long periods. Folding power wheelchairs are perfect ...
February 23, 2017support
Many kinds of wheelchairs are available for those who require them. They are designed to aid people with different combinations of medical conditions, so examine them closely to ensure that the wheelchair you purchase suits your needs. Motorized wheelchairs provide the advantage of electric motors, and thus can be ...
February 21, 2017support
Transport wheelchairs are usually designed to make movement easy for those that have temporarily or permanently lost mobility, but sometimes they need to be repaired or even updated with new features. Transport wheelchair parts can be purchased for either purpose. The chairs are important companions for care takers and ...
February 19, 2017support
Many people who are confined to wheelchairs still have upper body strength that can be maintained and even increased through the use of wheelchair exercises. A wheelchair workout does a lot for both the body and the psyche. As it provides an all over fitness, exercises and workout routines have ...
February 17, 2017support
You might be wondering about while you are choosing the right wheelchair for you to buy. Of course, there are varieties of wheelchairs which are available in the market these days. There are different colors, styles, and functionality. But, for you not to be lost in your focus upon ...
February 15, 2017support
Powered wheelchairs are unlike manual wheelchairs as they allow the user to use without the need for any physical power as they are operated by batteries. the mobility of powered wheelchairs allow the user to move though motorization rather than pushing themselves along. Motorized wheelchairs come in many forms ...
February 13, 2017support