BBC broadcaster, journalist and co-host of the car program “Top Gear” Richard Hammond is backing the launch of a new charity-funded Web site for parents of children with acquired brain injury (ABI).
If you already have a disability, chances are you are more likely to get injured on the job—and off the job—according to a new study.
New caregivers experience a lot of stress during that initial transition from hospital to home. But planning ahead can make the transition smoother and set a foundation for a healthier caregiving experience.
The Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) now has a forum for you to discuss obesity and get answers to your most important questions.
The Latest Advances in Wheelchair Technology and Mobility Equipment
Take a look at this year’s hottest new products.
Family Who Didn’t Expect to Win NMEDA Local Heros Accessible Van Says Experience Was Inspiring
Missy and Ken Davert were handed the keys to a brand-new 2012 Honda Odyssey with VMI’s Northstar conversion on July 19.
Medtrade, the durable medical equipment trade show for providers and clinicians, sets up shop at the Georgia World Congress Center Oct. 15-18.
Understand Your Exercise Needs for Increased Health, Independence in the Golden Years
The Mobility Project offers tips on making the most out of your fitness regimen.
- By Elisha Bury
- Sep 01, 2012
Consumers ‘Like’ Facebook, Blogs for Health Information
Staying healthy is a full-time job, and savvy consumers are using all of the tools available to them—including social media, says a Kansas State University researcher.
The Mobility Project checked with the major domestic airlines to find out their policies regarding reserved seating for wheelchair users.
- By Cindy Horbrook
- Sep 01, 2012
Aids to daily living manufacturer Maddak recognized occupational therapists for their product design efforts.
People unable to leave their homes will still get to the polls this year, thanks to a new initiative called Bring the Vote Home.
Although Veterans Affairs (VA) was spared from sequestration budget cuts in April, the department is once again under the knife for January 2013.
The Veterans Skills Jobs Act, recently signed into law by President Obama, will create more opportunities for veterans with disabilities say representatives of Paralyzed Veterans of America.
The U.S. Olympic Committee has expanded coverage of the games online and on television, citing more coverage of this Paralympics than any previous year.
Meet Team USA Athletes Competing in the 2012 London Paralympic Games
At the 2012 London Paralympic Games, a team of 133 men and 94 women from the United States will compete for gold in 19 sports.
At the end of June, North Carolina passed legislation that will enable patients to choose their physical therapist and ensure physical therapy services are covered under health benefits plans.
The National Senior Games Association has relocated to Kissimmee, Fla.