Pushing A Wheelchair: Not As Easy As It Looks

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I’m sorry for the break between videos. I needed to figure out a few things before I could continue with YouTube. Watch my next vlog to get caught up with all that. It actually someone ties into today’s post.Being able to independently get around is a huge part of my life. It enables me to do […]

Wait, STOP! Manual wheelchairs and your breaking options. 3 Tips

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Many people wouldn’t necessarily think of weeks on a wheelchair as something they would need to consider, Those who do not use chairs may only think of wheelchair brakes as one type of break.Well, let me tell you there are many many different types for all different kinds of situations. The video Will go over […]

Lets Roll: Getting Around Using A Wheelchair

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Maneuverability is a hard thing to explain or describe it really depends on the wheelchair itself what do you choose to include or omit from it. That being said everyone’s  version of mobility and maneuverability will be different. What I believe to be doable someone else may feel is in adequate. When thinking about the […]

Breaking it down: Rigid Wheelchair Disassembly

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Every wheelchair is different and so is the way you collapse them. As I showed in the video mine has a pull string in the back behind the seat whereas others will have pull strings in other places. It is good to ask your healthcare provider or your occupational therapist where and how to collapse your […]

Getting a wheel… what????

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A wheelchair is such a personal choice and every chair is different to meet the needs of its user it’s hard to give a full overviewIn just a video but this was my attempt.  The chair I use is a manual light weight rigid chair. Rigid just means that it can come up apart fully […]

Too Hot to Handle! Hot weather in CP 

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Lately it’s been REALLY, REALLY HOT HERE. I shouldn’t complain because we hardly ever get hot leather, but, for me at least the really hot weather makes my CP worse. What’s weird is I love the hot weather and to a certain point the hot weather helps me and my legs. But once the hot […]