Articles of August,2018

What’s the Difference - Manual Wheelchairs vs Power Wheelchairs

Posted on Aug 28, 2018 by Taikhum Sadiq

Wheelchairs are one of the oldest mobility aids in the world with the birth of this aid being a chair attached to wheels. The basic structure of a wheelchair is the same even today, but technology has lent a helping hand in creating far more superior devices than simple chairs attached to wheels. Wheelchairs have become a symbol of regaining mobility for the differently abled people.

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Top 5 Foam Wheelchair Cushions

Posted on Aug 27, 2018 by Anushree Kothari

Foam wheelchair cushions are designed to address the comfort, pressure relief, stability, and positioning requirements of wheelchair users. These foam cushion pads provide relief from the constant pressure that can result in pressure sores and skin breakdown. Their typically contoured surface promotes the correct seating posture in people with long-term sitting issues.

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Wheelchair Ramps - A Brief Buyer’s Guide

Posted on Aug 25, 2018 by Taikhum Sadiq

Wheelchairs are one of the oldest mobility aids used by people since the middle ages. The basic idea behind a wheelchair is a comfortable chair attached to a set of wheels that can be pushed around for mobility. Used by almost all people that have complete mobility issues which include patients who have undergone surgery, arthritis patients, patients with all types of paralysis, etc.

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What’s the Difference? - Hemi Walkers v/s Knee Walkers

Posted on Aug 24, 2018 by Taikhum Sadiq

Walkers are tools used by people with impaired mobility who need additional support to balance themselves while walking. Replacing the walking stick which was only supportive in some situations, walkers today have become an important tool of usage for all people who have trouble in balancing while walking. A basic walker is a simple frame with two or four legs and a handle for the user to grip.

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The Importance of Wheelchair Cushions

Posted on Aug 23, 2018 by Taikhum Sadiq

heelchairs have a number of different aspects that need to be taken care of while making sure that the person using the wheelchair stays away from any kind of discomfort or harm. Prolonged periods of sitting on the wheelchair have proven to be detrimental for the user in the long run as pressure sores, bone deformities, spinal cord injuries, etc become common among wheelchair users.

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