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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.

WHO: New 2014 Polio Cases Threaten Eradication Efforts

International travel is suspected of helping the virus to spread.

Ultralightweight Wheelchairs

Titanium vs. Aluminum, ad infinitum

As you look for your next ultralightweight high-performance wheelchair, are you asking the right questions?

Show Your Support for Complex Rehab Technology on April 29

Calling your U.S. Senators and Representative is easy -- and will defend your right to mobility equipment.

Wounded Warrior's #IMEANIT Campaign Seeks Support for Severely Injured Service Members

The organization's goal: Support service members for a lifetime in their homes and communities.

Families of SMA Announces New Research Grant

Project involves SMN2 genes that could partially compensate for defective SMN1 genes.

Cerebral Palsy Clinical Trial to Use Stem Cells

A new study will compare effectiveness of stem cells taken from stored cord blood and bone marrow.

Need Scooter or Wheelchair Repairs?

More suppliers are going out of business or declining to do repairs for Medicare beneficiaries. Here’s how to fight back.

Leslie Schneider

What It's Like...

Living with Limb Loss

Leslie Schneider describes her journey in a new documentary.

Bert Burns

What It's Like...

Bladder & Bowel Management in a Busy Day

Bert Berns & Rolling Through Life

Surviving the Stress of Your Parents

Book Review

Surviving the Stress of Your Parents' Old Age

Finding camaraderie and strength in one woman's real-life experiences as a caregiver.

Dates Announced for the 2014 Warrior Games

The annual competition is designed to create competitive sports opportunities for wounded, injured and ill service members and veterans.

NMEDA Accepting Entries for "Local Heroes" Contest

Four “Local Hereos” will win a wheelchair accessible vehicle tailored to their needs as part of the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association’s (NMEDA) annual contest.

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NBC/NBCSN to Air 52 Hours of Paralympics Coverage

Though coverage may be limited and at inconvenient times of day, it is progress compared to the 5.5 total hours (and no live coverage) that the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London received.