How Does a Rehabilitation Chair Work?

How Does a Rehabilitation Chair Work?

Were you recently diagnosed with a medical condition that could impact your independence? If so, your doctor likely talked to you about complex rehab technology (CRT). There are many devices in this category that help you remain mobile.

Wheelchairs are the perfect example, and wheelchair CRT only continues to grow. So much so that 86% of prescribed wheelchairs are considered to be CRT (which are often called physical rehabilitation or complex rehabilitation chairs).

Do you qualify for a complex rehabilitation chair? Here’s more information on our physical rehabilitation chairs.

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How to Get the Most from Your Portable Power Wheelchair Battery

How to Get the Most from Your Portable Power Wheelchair Battery

With over 60 miles of beaches, almost 90 golf courses, and shopping that ranges from outlet stores to specialty boutiques, Myrtle Beach has plenty to see and do. Wheelchair mats for beach access are just one example of how the Grand Strand tries to improve accessibility.

To fully take advantage of everything Myrtle Beach has to offer, you need to get the most from your portable power wheelchair. Great performance starts with your wheelchair battery.

Find out how to get the most life from your power wheelchair batteries, and you’ll be ready for your next adventure.

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Why a Solid Back is Preferred Over a Slingback

Why a Solid Back is Preferred Over a Slingback

Wheelchair users can benefit from having proper back support. Yet, the problem many users face is finding the mobility device that best suits their back needs. Most are looking for a wheelchair that increases mobility and offers optimal back support.

Most wheelchairs are built for specific disabilities. This can make it difficult to find the right option for you. After all, finding a wheelchair that meets your needs will offer the best results.

That includes finding one that provides the right amount of back support. If you are looking to learn how to achieve better back support with a wheelchair, you should consider using a solid back wheelchair.

It is said that solid back wheelchairs offer a higher level of back support than slingback wheelchairs. Being that choosing the right wheelchair is very important, we thought it would be helpful to understand the reasons why.

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Fun Spring Activities You Can Do in Myrtle Beach With a Wheelchair

Fun Spring Activities You Can Do in Myrtle Beach With a Wheelchair

Now that the weather is warming up and the sun is shining, more and more people are falling out of their winter gloom and getting back into the great outdoors.

If you or a loved one uses a mobility aid, you might be stumped as to what you can do during the spring. Don’t worry, you aren’t as limited as you think. There are plenty of fun wheelchair activities that you can do alone or with friends in Myrtle Beach.

Let’s learn all about fun activities for people in wheelchairs that are accessible to everyone in the Myrtle Beach area, and around the world.

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Being Prepared for Your Mobility Assessment

Being Prepared for Your Mobility Assessment

6.8 million Americans use a mobility device to get around. If you are one of them, you deserve a device that suits your unique needs.

Mobility aids don’t come as one-size-fits-all. They can and should be tailored to each person’s body, goals, and functionality. That’s why a good mobility assessment matters. It’s how you make sure you get the mobility aid that is perfect for you.

To learn how to prepare for your mobility assessment so that you can find the right wheelchair or aid to achieve your goals, we are here for you. In this guide, we will outline the important questions that will prepare you for your mobility assessment, help your mobility expert suggest the right equipment for you, and keep you achieving your personal goals.

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Wheel Options for Your Mobility Device

Wheel Options for Your Mobility Device

Do you or a loved one need to use a mobility device? Finding the best option involves a lot of choices, from the seat to the wheel options.

Whether this is your first purchase or you’re looking for an upgrade, consider all the factors you can. That way, you can get a comfortable, durable device to suit your needs.

Learn about the importance of different tire and wheel options for your mobility device, and how to choose the right one for you.

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Learning About the Types of Wheelchairs Available

Learning About the Types of Wheelchairs Available

Have you or someone you know lost a step and struggle to get around on their own? It might be time to invest in a wheelchair.

The good news is that technology has reached a pinnacle where wheelchairs are extremely durable and user-friendly. In fact, wheelchairs are such a robust market that there are is a litany of selections.

You can navigate the wide variance of wheelchairs and find the right one for you. Your life could be transformed, and you could suddenly regain some of your prior mobility.

Here’s a helpful guide on the types of wheelchairs and the process of acquiring a wheelchair.

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Accessible Training: Fitness Equipment Options for Wheelchair Users

Accessible Training: Fitness Equipment Options for Wheelchair Users

Are you a wheelchair user that’s looking to take back control of your fitness? Are you wanting to get yourself back into shape? If so, then you should learn all that you can about accessible training. It’s all about finding the right fitness equipment to use.

Doing so can help you get into the best shape of your life. With the right accessible exercise equipment, you’ll find your motivation to work harder than ever before to achieve your goals.

See below for an in-depth guide highlighting the best fitness equipment for wheelchair users. Be sure to consider it all when constructing your workout regimen.

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What Does it Mean to be Accessible for Electric Wheelchairs and Scooters in Atlanta?

What Does it Mean to be Accessible for Electric Wheelchairs and Scooters in Atlanta?

Accessibility means something different to everyone. For people with electric wheelchairs and scooters, there’s no telling if a building’s claim of accessibility applies to them or not.

According to one statistic, less than 1% of US housing is wheelchair accessible. That doesn’t leave a lot of options for people.

Accessibility regulations are always changing. Businesses and cities need to be aware of new regulations. So, what does accessible mean, and how can cities do more to be accessible? Let’s delve into this important topic.

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Air Travel for Wheelchair Users During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Air Travel for Wheelchair Users During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Passengers with disabilities file more than 30,000 complaints every year with airliners. More than 700 mobility devices become damaged, with some that need to be replaced.

Few wheelchair users fly commercially. Even fewer are willing to fly during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, flying can be essential, and you may need to board an airplane for one reason or another.

Air travel for wheelchair users doesn’t have to be a nightmare. The challenges wheelchair users face can be reduced with a few basic actions. Here is a quick guide.

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