Like many wheelchair users, Anthony Amorello is frustrated by the trend of hotels having higher and higher mattresses. Finally, he took things into his own hands by designing a brand-new lift that brings wheelchairs up to bed height.
A look at GlideWear for men and women - undies made for especially for wheelchair users to protect skin and reduce the friction and shear that cause pressure sores.
Soft Wheel uses in-wheel spokes to cushion your cruising.
There are countless occasions in my everyday life where it would be much simpler, and more enjoyable, to not have to get in my car. In talking with a few fellow wheelers, I found that there are a few options that can make commuting for a manual wheelchair user more functional.
Converting a bus to an accessible home on wheels.
Accessible Alternative to Airbnb. Pimp my Wheelchair. Todd Stabelfeldt: The Quad Father of Tech. Disabled Activists Saved Healthcare. Moving onto Flatter Terrain.
Rory Cooper, Ph.D. was awarded a "Sammie" — the Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medal for 2017.
Independence: A Quad's Definition. Look Ma, No Crutches! Linda Mastandrea Named FEMA's Disability Head. How I got Medicare to Pay for My SmartDrive. Fall 2017 New Product Releases.
Part of Nintendo’s R&D program as a boy, some now call him “the quadfather of tech.
Every few years, new technologies launch and the world of wheelchairs reaches yet another level.