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Top End to Offer Handcycling Demos at Abilities Expo

Consumers can test Top End handcycles at this weekend’s Abilities Expo in Los Angeles.

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Navigating Winter Weather

Tips on How to Stay Safe During Winter Weather Conditions

Experts share advice on extra precautions wheelchair users and people with limited mobility need to take during winter.

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Paralympics Sled Hockey Documentary to Air on PBS

The documentary will give viewers a behind-the-scenes look as the United States Paralympics Sled Hockey team prepares for the 2014 Paralympics in Sochi.

Infants with SMA Sought for NeuroNEXT Study at UCLA

Nationwide research project hopes to study the progression of the disease.

Mobility Ventures Announces Inaugural List of Dealers

MV-1 manufacturer says it's on schedule for March vehicle deliveries to dealers.

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Releases Discrimination Stats

Number of ADA-related discrimination charges remains steady, according to latest report.

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New Dress Shirts Simplify a Stressful Task

A new line of men’s dress shirts helps eliminate the frustration for people with limited mobility to fasten buttons on their clothing.

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U.S. Paralympic Snowboarder Is New Ottobock Ambassador

Keith Gabel heads to Sochi with a powerful message for people with disabilities.

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More Broadway Theaters to Become Wheelchair Accessible

A lawsuit settlement means the bright lights of Broadway will soon be accessible to wheelchair patrons at nine New York theaters.

Orthofeet Launches Educational Campaign to Improve Foot Health Among Diabetes Patients

Clinical studies show that ongoing preventive foot care and therapeutic footwear can help patients maintain their foot health.

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FAA Hears Input on Airport Relief Areas for Service Animals

Current policies don't require available areas beyond security checkpoints.

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Report: Wheelchair Prices Rise Despite Volatile Economy

Over the past three years, the demand for medical devices such as wheelchairs has increased, which has lead to higher prices.

New Wheel:Life Book Is Full of Fund-Raising Ideas

Free resource can help to get great ideas off the ground.

Morph Wheels Announces "Most Inspirational Client" Winner

Assistive technology professionals were invited to nominate clients living life to the fullest.

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Enabled Life

50 Marathons in 50 Weeks

Three men have the crossed the country since early 2013 with one goal, raise donations for the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation benefiting spinal cord injury research.

Permobil Offers Holiday Gift to December Consumers

Getting a new Permobil? Look for the holiday card on the joystick!

Indego Exoskeleton Takes Popular Mechanics Award

Parker Hannifin device, being trialed at Shepherd Center in Atlanta, is selected for its innovation.

Toyota & VMI Announce Operation Independence Vehicle Winner

Winner is a U.S. Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War.

Morph Wheels Win Popular Science Award

Folding manual wheelchair wheels are lauded for innovative design.

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WHILL Power Chair Ready for Its American Debut

Japanese power wheelchair features a wheel and tire design that enables tight turns.