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Ski Types for Disabled Athletes

Mono-skis to sit-skis and more there are ski types for beginners to the serious athlete.

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Link Partners

This is where you can find my link partners for wheelchairs, accessories and more.

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Wheelchair News

Wheelchair news from around the globe just for you.

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Sports Wheelchair

You've heard of the sports wheelchair for basketball, but have you heard of quad rugby?

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God's Plan For Me

Read about me and how God's plan led me to become an occupational therapy assistant and has led me to write a website about wheelchairs.

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Wheelchair Hand Rims

What hand rims you choose depends upon how much grip and mobility you have.

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Women In Wheelchairs

Be amazed at the beautiful women in wheelchairs, share in their stories and learn from their experiences.

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Choosing The Proper Wheelchair Cushions

Choosing proper fitting wheelchair cushions without considering the individual is like putting the cart before the horse.

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Wheelchair Brakes Or Wheel Locks

It is essential to have good wheelchair brakes or wheel locks on your chair that you can use.

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Wheelchair Transportation

There are many kinds of wheelchair transportation solutions. Here is some information that can help you decide what will work best for you.

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Wheelchair Tires

Find help in deciding what wheelchair tires you need.

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Wheelchair Tennis

Getting started in wheelchair tennis is easy-just check your local park and recreation listings for accessible courts.

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Wheelchair Spokes or Mags

The difference between wheelchair spokes and mags, and when you should use a mag.

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Wheelchair Softball

Wheelchair softball originated in the Midwest and has since spread across the nation.

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Wheelchair Soccer And Power Soccer

One of the hottest, new sports today is wheelchair soccer also called power soccer. Recently created for power wheelchair users it is growing in popularity.

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Wheelchair Safety With Power Chairs

Wheelchair safety, users have many choices, did you consider this...

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Wheelchair Ramps

Lightweight, portable, wood, aluminum, steel are all words describing wheelchair ramps.

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Wheelchair Letter

Wheelchair letter writing can be overwhelming if you don't know what to include.

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Wheelchair Fencing

Wheelchair fencing is a combat sport using bladed weapons.

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Styles Of Wheelchair Cushions

Think outside the box when it comes to wheelchair cushions. Don't get caught up in the 90/90/90 rule of positioning.

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Wheelchair Clothing And Adaptive Clothing Designs

If you are looking for wheelchair clothing or special needs clothing you need to consider the type of clothing and the person's abilities.

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Wheelchair Battery

A wheelchair battery needs to be powerful enough to operate the wheelchair and any assistive technology such as a ventilator.

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Wheelchair Basketball

Wheelchair basketball - it's history and popularity make it what it is today.

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Wheelchair Badminton

Wheelchair badminton gains popularity as the sport is off to a good start at the 4 Nations Parabadminton Games 2011 at Stoke Mandeville Stadium.

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Wheelchair Backpack

A wheelchair backpack for school, shopping or laundry needs to be convenient and easy to use.

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Wheelchair Archery

The arrow that lit the olympic torch came from wheelchair archery paralympian Antonio Rebollo.

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Wheelchair Accessories

Wheelchair accessories make life easier for the wheelchair user. How do you know which will work best for you.

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Your Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle

Wheelchair accessible vehicle conversions bring freedom to many in wheelchairs, whether driving or riding, side/rear entry ramps or lifts made seamless to the untrained eye.

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Wheelchair Accessible Hunting

Wheelchair accessible hunting requires special equipment and a love of the outdoors. Some clubs have guides to help you load your game on your truck.

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Veterans Wheelchair Games

Veterans wheelchair games: Alcoa and the Paralyzed Veterans of America team up to make it happen. If you live in Iowa, Indiana, Michigan, Texas, Ohio or the District of Columbia...

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Types Of Wheelchairs

Did you know there are many different types of wheelchairs? To learn about the various types and their uses check it out.

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Dogs With Spinal Cord Injury May Be Helped With Experimental Drug

Dogs with spinal cord injury may be helped with experimental drug at Texas A&M

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Skilled Nursing Facilities

Read how I made a difference the in the life of a skilled nursing facilities resident.

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Seating Positioning With Kyphosis

Seating positioning with kyphosis can be challenging. Here are some things to consider...

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Scoliosis Seating Challenges

Scoliosis seating challenges for those in wheelchairs, require a look at the pelvis and the spine.

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Choosing The Right Wheelchair

Choosing the right wheelchair includes measuring doorways, knowing what accessories it comes with, and where you need to go in your home.

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Quad Rugby

Quad rugby athletes are up for a challenge every time they are on the court. One of the fastest growing new sports to enter the paralympic arena

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How To Prevent Falls

How to prevent falls can be as simple as picking up the rugs to staying healthy and active.

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Qualifying For A Power Scooter Or Power Mobility Device

Before you purchase a power wheel chair or power scooter find out what you need to know.

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Pet Wheelchairs

Pet wheelchairs help to keep your pet happy and active while recovering from surgery or have problems with walking or running.

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People In Wheelchairs

People in wheelchairs can customize their look and style, now more than ever

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Paralympics, wheelchair sports, sport wheelchairs

Paralympics means parallel to the Olympics. Wheelchair sports for the disabled

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Outdoor Power Chairs

Hot summer to cold winter, there are outdoor power chairs made to get you where you want to go.

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Mobility, Safety And Alzheimer’s

Mobility, safety and Alzheimer's can be a challenging combination in a long term care facility.

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Merry Walker Use in Skilled Nursing

Merry walkers can benefit nursing home residents even though they are considered restraints.

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Power Wheelchairs And Medicare Guidelines

What does medicare need to know to pay for a wheelchair?

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History Of Wheelchairs

Many want to claim fame, read about the history of wheelchairs. Compare the early Bath wheelchairs to the Hand Racing Wheelchairs of today.

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Handcycling

Handcycling is growing in popularity and cyclists can many times race at the same time as abled bodied cyclists in a class of their own.

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Fall Prevention

Fall prevention awareness means tuning in to the small modifications you can make in your home.

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