Disabled Rock Climber Conquers Mountain With Wheelchair

The best motorized wheelchair can help a person with limited mobility achieve things they may have thought were impossible. And a four-time champion of the Asian Rock Climbing Championships recently achieved a remarkable feat despite the fact that after suffering...

The best motorized wheelchair can take you places

Sometimes people who have always used a manual wheelchair find the need to transition to an electric model, and are looking for the best motorized wheelchair for their situation. There are many advantages to using a motorized wheelchair, and Intellichair provides many...

The best electric wheelchair eases airport travel

The best electric wheelchairs add to the mobility and freedom of people with disabilities. Recently, in the Los Angeles airport, a wheelchair provided Star Wars actor Mark Hamill with mobility, when what he was really looking for was anonymity. Hamill, who reprises...

Wheelchair athlete is team’s placekick holder

A small town in northern Minnesota with a strong high school football tradition has an inspirational placekick holder: a young man who has been paralyzed from the waist down from birth and uses a wheelchair for transportation off the field. Dan Lilya is the Moose...

Class teaches wheelchair dance

Using a motorized wheelchair makes life better for many people with disabilities. The best motorized wheelchair is the IntelliChair, a foldable wheelchair with a powerful electric motor.

Best electric wheelchair improves airport mobility

The best electric wheelchairs add to the mobility and freedom of people with disabilities. Recently, in the Los Angeles airport, a wheelchair provided Star Wars actor Mark Hamill with mobility, when what he was really looking for was anonymity. Hamill, who reprises...

Windows 10 free accessibility upgrades ending

Microsoft announced earlier this month that it will end free upgrades to Windows 10 for people who use the operating system’s accessibility features by the end of the year. The company discontinued general upgrades for Windows 10 in July of last year but had extended...

New business sells wheelchair-friendly fashion

Wheelchair users face some specific challenges when it comes to finding clothing that’s both functional and fashionable. But a new business hopes to solve that problem for fashion-conscious young men who also use wheelchairs. The new business, called rock the wheel,...

Lawsuit asks for better access to Uber cars

Three New Orleans, Louisiana residents who use wheelchairs have filed a civil lawsuit in federal court alleging that Uber is violating the Americans with Disabilities Act by not offering a way for them to load their electric wheelchairs into cars. The ride-hailing...

High school athlete scores touchdown in wheelchair

An Oklahoma high school senior with cerebral palsy scored a touchdown on senior night with his teammates and the crowd cheering him on. Although he had been a member of his high school football team since he started high school, it was the first time that the player,...

These wheelchair costumes are ‘epic’

Being in a wheelchair is difficult, and can be especially tough for kids. Ryan and Lana Weimer knew that firsthand from the difficulties three of their own children experienced. So, the Weimers decided they would make amazing Halloween costumes that not only...

Psychology student crowned Miss Wheelchair World

A psychology student from Belarus was crowned Miss Wheelchair World in the first-ever worldwide pageant for wheelchair-bound contestants. Twenty-three-year-old Aleksandra Chichikova was crowned Miss Wheelchair World while Lebohang Monyatsi of South Africa was named...

Website offers advice to wheelchair travelers

Having a disability that requires you to use a portable electric wheelchair does not mean that you need to stop traveling. As a matter of fact, Wheelchairtravel.org is a website and blog dedicated to showing people with disabilities how they can travel the world....

Special Olympics spread a message of inclusion

    Inclusion is no less important to people with intellectual and physical challenges than to anyone else, and no organization is better at emphasizing abilities over disabilities than the Special Olympics. The organization was founded in 1968 by Eunice...

MODERN ELECTRIC LOCOMOTION

The ADA is the retributive, equalizing enforcer of civil liberties for Americans living with disabilities. All U.S. citizens have the given right to equal employment opportunities, nondiscriminatory government access, and unimpeded physical access to public and...

Get Your Modo Chair In Your Favorite Color

Not all wheelchairs need to look alike! Stand out from the crowd by ordering your new Modo Chair or Modo Chair XL in your favorite color! Pick your options and have your new electric wheelchair delivered straight to you, and get your mobility back with the...

Take A Trip Into The Modo Chair Factory!

From the factory, to the customer – the world’s smartest motorized wheelchair is waiting to serve you! Get behind the joystick of the industry’s most technologically advanced, and easy to use wheelchair today – the Modo Chair – and take a...

Mobility Is Happiness

Are you having trouble getting around? Most wheelchairs aren’t exactly easy to get around in, with their bulky designs, and inability to transport with a regular vehicle. The Modo Chair is changing the playing field! Get your mobility back – a key to...