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Adjustable Walking Canes for more than the Support

The old culture is repeating itself and coming in this era as new trend, new passion and new change. People are interestingly opting for this new change. In the past, people used walking canes just fo

How to Apply for Mental Disability Checks for Children

The Social Security Administration (SSA) provides supplemental income to the parents or caregivers of mentally disabled children. Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is available to children younger than 18 who meet Social Security income and disability requirements. Children who are eligible for SS

What is a House Wheelchair?

House wheelchairs are great to have for indoor use.Read this article to find out what house wheelchairs are and if you should have one or not.

Disability Aids

There are thousands of products out there to improve the quality of life for disabled people. These disability aids range from the little things such as doorknob turners, right through to the larger items such as hoists. In this article, I will let you know about some of the more useful disability a

Commercial and Residential Wheelchair Lifts

Wheelchair lifts are a convenient means of transporting disabled family members up and down the stairs. You can find wheelchair lifts in different makes and models.

Yes, You Can Travel with a CPAP Machine

A travel CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) machine is not nearly the problem it used to be when traveling. With the technological advances that are being made today, it is no surprise this machine was ...

Walking Aids For The DisabledTips: The Disabled Must Not Just Forget About

While valuable time marches on, most of us see numerous important things change. Occasionally the biggest and most important changes happen inside of our individual bodies. The bones end up being weak, so does a lot of our sight as well as possiblyall of our general wellbeing. Whenever we get to the

Highly Sought After Sensory Rooms Used for Treatments

Sensory rooms are now used by many schools, nurseries, hospitals and other types of healthcare and rehabilitation facilities in order to create a relaxing atmosphere by use of sensory equipment such a

If I Won a Settlement, Will That Affect My Disability Application?

Receiving a settlement from a lawsuit or another type of settlement is usually good news. But when you are in the midst of a disability application with the Social Security Administration you may be concerned whether the settlement will affect your application. Winning a settlement is different than

Grants for a Disabled Child

Programs for children with disabilities can be very costly for low-income families.children image by Mat Hayward from Fotolia.comChildren with disabilities endure obstacles that most people will never experience in their lifetime. According to the Individuals with Disabilities Education...

History Of IntellectualDevelopmental Disabilities

Sometimes we need to know where we have been to figure out where we are now, and what the future may hold. The following historical perspectives and quotes shed light on past, present, and future perspectives about disabilities. The hard reality is this. Society in every nation is still infected by

Need of Mobility Aids in Daily Life

A little help can do a lot to improve the standard of life for a person with disability. Mobility equipments provide the much needed help to the disabled people all over the world. Modern walking aids provide unbeatable features to support people who were struggling with disabilities to perform thei

Straight And Curved Stair Lifts

Using a stair lift is one of the best ways to keep safe on the stairs. Learn about curved and straight stair lifts in this article.

Clothing for Disabled People

Clothes for disabled people are easier to come by than you may think. There are many types of clothing that are standard clothing that you can purchase at any store that are easy for disabled people to get in and out of. Here are some of the easiest clothes for disabled people to wear.

What Is Considered a Disability for SSI?

The Social Security Administration (SSA) offers Supplemental Security Income (SSI) to people who are elderly, blind or have disabilities. SSA makes a number of determinations to confirm an applicant's disability. If a person meets all of the qualifications, he may begin collecting Social Security di

Benefits of Wheelchairs

The choice between the manual or powered wheelchair is a matter of economical decision and of course physical condition. The cross-brace frame that allows folding is optional in the standard wheelchair. Normal features such as arm rests that are built-in or can be removable, foot rests that swing aw

Grants for Physically Disabled

According to the latest United States census, about one in every five Americans has some type of disability, and more than 82 percent of those are unemployed, making the disabled one of the most poverty-stricken populations in the U.S. Individuals with disabilities and organizations that...