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EagleEyes Technology Enables Users to Control Computers with Their Eyes

EagleEyes Technology Enables Users to Control Computers with Their Eyes

(photo credit: evinella)  1 in 50 people are living with paralysis (according to a study by the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation). That’s approximately 6 million people. Paralysis not only causes only mobility issues, but often also causes children and …
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A New Addition to the Paralympic Winter Games

A New Addition to the Paralympic Winter Games

(image via snowlife.com.au) If you spent any time watching or following this year’s Paralympic Winter Games, you probably noticed the newest addition to the games: Para-snowboarding. Para-snowboarding, or adaptive snowboarding as it was originally called, was added to the Paralympic …
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Winter Sports Clinic for Disabled Veterans

Winter Sports Clinic for Disabled Veterans

It is possible you may have noticed that we love sharing news and information about adaptive sports. Why wouldn’t we love to? Adaptive sports are a great way to stay active, healthy, and interact with other people who have a …
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SENSIMAT: A Better, Safer Way to Sit

SENSIMAT: A Better, Safer Way to Sit

Pressure sores are something that can be hard to avoid as a wheelchair user. They can affect you not only physically, but emotionally as well. Wheelchair seat cushions are common to use in order to prevent this, but an additional …
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Single User Electric Cars

Single User Electric Cars

Are electric vehicles really better? There’s probably no right or wrong answer to that question. But, in recent years it seems that more and more people have been talking about making the switch to electric vehicles. And, now it seems …
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Dogs Use Wheelchairs, Too

When you think about wheelchairs, what comes to mind? Who do you think about? Who do you imagine using them? If you automatically thought of adults and children or even a specific person, then you’re probably with the majority of …
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Clothing Line for Wheelchair Users

Trying on clothing is something that many people loathe. This is true for both able-bodied individuals and wheelchair users alike. But, what many people don’t realize is the added difficulties that arise due to clothing for many wheelchair users. For …
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Insane Wheelchair Ramp More of a Hindrance Than Helpful

Insane Wheelchair Ramp More of a Hindrance Than Helpful

Accessibility. For many, having proper access is a necessary part of life. This doesn’t just include accessibility through handicap vehicles, it includes other accessible means like ramps. And, even though there are a multitude of accessibility laws in place, some …
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Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games: Half Point Update

Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games: Half Point Update

The Paralympic Games in Sochi began with the opening ceremony last Friday evening, and today marks the halfway point for the games. For those of you looking for an update on what’s happened during the games thus far, we’ve put …
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Disney Princesses Depicted with Physical Disabilities

Disney Princesses Depicted with Physical Disabilities

Disney Princes and Princesses have long since been characters that children look up to and idolize. And, because of their popularity Disney Princesses seem to pop up everywhere you look. The Internet is one such place where you can’t seem …
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