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High School Student Helps Classmates Roll a Mile in His Shoes

Wheelchair Challenge raises funds to purchase accessible doors while teaching kids about life in a wheelchair.

National MS Society Announces Millions of Dollars for New Research

Projects focus on stopping disease progression, restoring lost function in patients, and eliminating MS completely.

Free Stuff We Like: Senior Health Newsletters

E-letters from National Institute of Health offer tips and checklists that can be printed out and taken along.

New Roadside Assistance Program Will Support MobilityWorks Consumers

Services includes towing and flat-tire repair, but also accessible vehicles to give stranded wheelchair users a lift.

Families of SMA Is Now Cure SMA

Spinal muscular atrophy organization will continue to work toward treatments and cures for the top genetic cause of death among infants.

MV-1 U.S. Dealerships Surpass 100 Mark

Manufacturer introduced luxury model earlier this summer.

Future Housing & Transportation Uncertain for Older Americans

New Harvard/AARP report singles out younger Baby Boomers for special concern.

AbleRoad App Seeks Roving Reporters

Reviews of public venues -- accessible or not -- are available for travelers before they hit the road.

West Coast Customs Raptor Yields $250,000 for MobilityWorks Foundation

Customized Ford truck is auctioned off in Dallas for veterans' fund.

Interactive U.S. Map Shows Medicare Complaints

See how many Medicare beneficiaries are having problems getting equipment repairs...or getting their equipment at all.

Isis Pharmaceuticals Announces Phase 3 Study for Infants with SMA

Dosing with ISIS-SMN Rx is scheduled to begin within weeks.

ReWalk Exoskeleton Gets FDA Clearance for Home Use

Manufacturer says each system will be custom fit to its consumer.

Isis Pharmaceuticals Announces Phase 3 Study for Infants with SMA

Dosing with ISIS-SMN Rx is scheduled to begin within weeks.

SOS: Service Our Scooters (& Power Wheelchairs)!

If your vehicle needs service, here's how to get help

Resources for consumers who need repair and service work done on scooters and power wheelchairs -- including equipment from The Scooter Store.

It's Hot Out There!

Protect Yourself from Heat Dangers This Summer

Expanded Rehab Facilities Coming to Northeast Ohio

Cleveland Clinic partners with Select Medical on a new Avon hospital.

Mark E. Smith

Another Opinion

The Real Investment of Complex Rehab Technology

WIL Car

What It's Like...

Choosing the Right Car

Here's how TiLite VP Josh Anderson chose and adapted his new ride.