Intellichair Motorized Wheelchair Blog

Wheelchair-Bound Men Walk On College Graduation Day

A college student from Venezuela who became paraplegic after a diving accident was able to walk at his college graduation with the help of an exoskeleton on his legs and torso. The South Florida college student, who had been confined to an electric wheelchair after...

Parents Design New Kind Of Coat For Disabled Daughter

The use of the best motorized wheelchair can help make everyday living easier for a person with limited mobility caused by disease or disability. But there are other considerations involved with using a wheelchair that able-bodied people might not immediately think about.

Wheelchair Controller Uses Artificial Intelligence

A motorized wheelchair is a must for people with mobility issues. But people with extremely limited motor control may even have difficulty controlling the best motorized wheelchair. Now a company based in Brazil has developed a new wheelchair controller that may give...

Wheelchair User Marches In Thanksgiving Day Parade

Having the best motorized wheelchair can enable you to do things that might not otherwise be possible. One wheelchair user, a trumpet player from Texas, was able to achieve his dream of performing with his high school marching band in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade,...

Stephen Hawking’s Wheelchair Nets Nearly $2 Million At Auction

A motorized wheelchair offers freedom of mobility to its user, and famed astrophysicist Dr. Stephen Hawking was no exception. Hawking died at his home in Cambridge, England, on the morning of March 14, 2018 at the age of 76. An auction of some of his personal items...

Stephen Hawking’s Wheelchair Up For Auction For Charity

A motorized wheelchair belonging to British physicist Stephen Hawking is among the items that are being auctioned off this week to benefit charity, The Guardian reported. The wheelchair is expected to sell for more than $215,000, experts at auction house Christie’s...

Wheelchair Athlete Becomes Tennis Champion

The best motorized wheelchair gives users the ability to do things they couldn’t do without the mobility the advanced technology gives them. When Gordon Reid found out 10 years ago that he would lose the use of his legs because of a disease that affected his spinal...

Turtle Gets A LEGO ‘Wheelchair’ To Help It Get Around

Sometimes people who are healing from an injury have to use a motorized wheelchair until they are able to recover. When an Eastern box turtle in Maryland suffered an injury that required the animal to undergo surgery, it needed a little help getting around while it...

Sheriff’s Deputies Push Stranded Wheelchair User Away From Danger

A fully-charged Intellichair motorized wheelchair has the power to get you through your day and whatever it holds in store. But a Pennsylvania woman who found herself in trouble when her motorized wheelchair ran out of power was rescued when two sheriff’s deputies came on the scene.

How Motorized Wheelchair Users Can Have A Great Day At The Beach

Summer is officially over, but that doesn’t mean your beach days are. With the right planning and the best motorized wheelchair, people with disabilities can enjoy the beach year-round in places where the weather — and the facilities — are accommodating. The website...

Handicapped Accessible Parks Ensure That All Kids Can Have Fun

Intellichair electric wheelchairs come in fun, bright colors that appeal to kids — because what kid doesn’t like fun? Some Girl Scouts in Neosho, Missouri got behind the idea that every kid, including those with disabilities, deserves to have fun. They decided to...

Nonprofit Creates Darth Vader Wheelchair for California Boy

The best electric wheelchair can transport you to places you never thought you could go, and a special wheelchair made Xavier Espino of Manteca, California feel out of this world when he attended pop culture festival StocktonCon dressed as one of his favorite Star...

Some Airline Passengers Fake Disabilities To Get Airport Priority

Using the best motorized wheelchair can enable you to travel more easily and navigate through major airports, which sometimes requires you to travel long distances in a short amount of time to get from the entrance to your gate. But some passengers are even going so...

Nonogenarian Earns Multiple Medals At Veterans Wheelchair Games

Having the best motorized wheelchair allows you to participate in activities you may not be able to do otherwise. One wheelchair user who is not letting her age or disability hold her back is 94 year old Doris Merill, who even at more than nine decades old still...

Friends Help Disabled Man In Wheelchair Experience The Beach

Having the best motorized wheelchair can give you the mobility to go places you never thought you’d be able to go. An Alabama man who had rarely been out of the county where he was born had the travel opportunity of a lifetime thanks to his caring friends.