Disability : Health & Medical
Once you've at the point of deciding on a manual lightweight wheelchair, you will have to decide between two types of wheelchair, rigid wheelchair or folding frame wheelchair.Folding wheelchairs tend to have a little more flexibility than rigid models this will have an advantage when your movin
If you use a wheelchair, mobility scooter or walker, then you know how hard it can be to get around your home. There seem to be small thresholds, steps and staircases everywhere, and they are almost unnoticeable until you can't cross them while using your mobility device. Here are a few places
It is only when walking become difficult or impossible that we realise how important it is to our every day lives. Fortunately, nowadays there is an ever-growing range of disabled aids to help us back on our feet. This article looks at the range of items available today.
It is recommended that you leave your PlayStation 3's UPnP settings enabled, which is the default setting if you allow the PS3 to automatically set up your connection. However, if you are having DMZ issues between your PS3 and router, you may need to disable your UPnP settings. If this is the case,
There are certain tips and tricks for anything you buy in the world. All you need to do is to get in touch with experts to know them. When it comes to buying incontinence supplies, you should be aware
Do you know anyone troubled with hypopnea or other certain sleep problems? Read more about the unsightly effects sleep disorders will have in a person's life. You could possibly learn a numbe
When immobility is a part of life, mobility remains an option with the use of power wheelchairs and scooters. Just because illness or injury has left the body unable to maintain mobility does not mean
Almost every parent wants to do what is best for his or her child. From investing in baby seats to baby gates to only buying things of the best quality for their child; every parent makes all the effo
The reasons why someone might want or need a commode vary. Many patients with weakened muscles, either due to an injury or a disease, may find that getting into the bathroom and using a traditional flushing toilet is a difficult task. Traditional toilets are commonly low to the ground, which can be
Technology has advanced in leaps and bounds that today even the physically challenged can well lead and enjoy his/her life like any normal man. Yes with the coming of personal mobility equipments like Wheelchairs, scooters etc even a handicapped can move with ease and according to his will. So now o
As Speech Language Pathologists we need to be aware of some behavior/signs that children on the Autism Spectrum might have. It does not mean that every child with Autism will present these behavior/signs, but most ...
This article goes through the various parts on a wheelchair to make a user more aware of the operational parts that make a wheelchair work properly and safely. Knowing this information will increase your knowledge of the basics of a wheelchair and what to look out for when buying one.
Michigan Based Organization Recognizes the Importance of Identifying the Best American Sign Language
Deaf and hard of hearing seniors in southeast Michigan can work with non-profit Deaf & Hearing Impaired Services on an individual basis to identify an American Sign Language Interpreter, natio
It hasn't been far back in our past when people thought that handicapped individuals, such as those confined to wheelchairs, didn't have either the desire or ability to participate in sports. Public awareness was piqued when Eunice Shriver started the a day camp in 1962 to help children wi
One of the great things about handicap driving controls is that it gives people a sense of independence back. Independence and privacy are the two things a disabled person loses, they're the two things most people take for granted and they're the two things that are imaginable difficult to