The Trouble With Sitting
The Mobility Project asked Susan Cwiertnia, PT, MS, clinical specialist at Varilite, to discuss the importance of proper seating and positioning.
Proper all-day and all-night positioning can contribute to a wide range of positive outcomes.
Wash, Rinse, Spin
Cushions are made of many different materials: air cells, foams of different densities and thicknesses, gel, honeycomb or a combination. But they’re all designed to keep you comfortable and support you. And one of the best ways to get the most from your wheelchair seat cushion is to take good care of it.
Latest & Greatest Assistive Technology to Move You
Examples of complex rehab technology that embrace their users' unique qualities to help maximize their independence, safety and quality of life.
To Propel or Not to Propel
The amount of repetitive activity in propelling a manual wheelchair can put a person at greater risk for developing a repetitive use injury such as tendonitis, carpal tunnel syndrome or impingement.