Seating & Positioning


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Around-the-Clock Support

It's Time to Consider All-Day, All-Night Posture Management

Proper all-day and all-night positioning can contribute to a wide range of positive outcomes.

Assistive Technology products

Latest & Greatest Assistive Technology to Move You

Examples of complex rehab technology that embrace their users' unique qualities to help maximize their independence, safety and quality of life.

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Wash, Rinse, Spin

Cleaning Your Cover and Other Tips to Prolong the Life of Your Wheelchair Cushion

Cushions are made of many different materials: air cells, foams of different densities and thicknesses, gel, honeycomb or a combination. But they’re all designed to keep you comfortable and support you. And one of the best ways to get the most from your wheelchair seat cushion is to take good care of it.

Man pushing chair

To Propel or Not to Propel

Repetitive Use Injuries, Aging and Preventative Strategies

The amount of repetitive activity in propelling a manual wheelchair can put a person at greater risk for developing a repetitive use injury such as tendonitis, carpal tunnel syndrome or impingement.

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Reinventing the Wheel

The Latest Advances in Wheelchair Technology and Mobility Equipment

Take a look at this year’s hottest new products.

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The Trouble With Sitting

How a Good Seating and Positioning System Is Key to Independence and Quality of Life

The Mobility Project asked Susan Cwiertnia, PT, MS, clinical specialist at Varilite, to discuss the importance of proper seating and positioning.

Checklist: How Is Your Seat Cushion Holding Up?

Look for signs of wear and tear before they affect your ride.