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Special Classroom Equipment for Visually Impaired Children

Special Classroom Equipment for Visually Impaired Children

Special equipment is needed for visually impaired students.today image by alwayspp from Fotolia.comWith special classroom equipment, visually impaired children can access the same educational resources as students without these impairments. According to information from Walden University,.........[Read More]
Customizing Your Wheelchair Accessories for Style

Customizing Your Wheelchair Accessories for Style

Function is the first priority, but aesthetics are just plain fun. Manufacturers don't really think about good looks when they design things like ramps and lifts for wheelchairs because they want the products to appeal to a wide audience - but you have your own tastes and preferences. Are you l......[Read More]
How To Take Care Of Your Ears

How To Take Care Of Your Ears

The ears allow humans to hear. However, it is important to provide proper care to ensure they continue to work as they should. The following tips can help to ensure they continue to work correctly. ... ......[Read More]
What Is Tennis Elbow?

What Is Tennis Elbow?

A common question among tennis players is what is tennis elbow? It is a condition typically associated with those playing tennis, hence the name, which causes pain around the outside of the elbow and known clinically as lateral epicondylitis. Each sport has a list of common injuries incurred and ten......[Read More]
I Have Foot Drop - Home Remedies and Treatment Options

I Have Foot Drop - Home Remedies and Treatment Options

If you want to learn more about foot drop and how to help treat it then this article was written for you. This free information can help you walk better again.......[Read More]
When Every Second Counts

When Every Second Counts

As an 87-year-old woman sat relaxing in her recliner mid-morning she began to feel numbness in her arm and knew something was off. Her health began to worsen and she quickly removed a small necklace ... ......[Read More]
Artability - It Gives a Recognizable Voice to People With a Disability Who All Too Often Go Unheard

Artability - It Gives a Recognizable Voice to People With a Disability Who All Too Often Go Unheard

If you can't sketch but love art go visit a museum and write an essay about the paintings that's the advice an art master gave me years ago at school. Thanks to the artist Anthony Joy and his inspirational work please enjoy the introduction to my ArtAbility trilogy of articles.......[Read More]
Ohio Death Records Available Online

Ohio Death Records Available Online

If you knew someone who never returned home for quite some time and you wanted to check if he's already dead, then you better take a look at those Death Notices today. It is a long list decla......[Read More]
Disability Benefits for Colitis

Disability Benefits for Colitis

Colitis is the medical term for colon inflammation and at times also refers to inflammation of the whole large intestine - colon, rectum, and caecum. There are many types of colitis. That is, any type ... ......[Read More]
Power Assist Wheels For Extended Stamina and Control of Manual Wheelchair Use

Power Assist Wheels For Extended Stamina and Control of Manual Wheelchair Use

Power assist devices can be great options for people who travel a long distance everyday or even occasionally and want to reduce the effort required and maintain there stamina. These devices for manual wheelchairs are ideal for those who lack the strength to efficiently propel their wheelchair over ......[Read More]
Bath Seats to Support the Elderly

Bath Seats to Support the Elderly

Most old people who are unwell or are recovering from a surgery or illness find it difficult to stand and take a bath. For such people it is necessary to use a bath seat which allows them to sit comfo......[Read More]
How To Relieve The Symptoms Of Sciatica

How To Relieve The Symptoms Of Sciatica

The term sciatica can be a misleading term when associated with causes of lower back pain. It is important to clarify that sciatica is not just a condition the term can also be used to diagnose many different signs of a condition or illness. Another misconception is that sciatica is always caused by......[Read More]
Neurological Conditions

Neurological Conditions

1.Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is the repeated collapse of the upper airway. Symptoms of OSA include snoring while sleeping, waking up at night, and tiredness in the morning. Sleep study may ... ......[Read More]
Government Help for the Disabled

Government Help for the Disabled

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 22 percent of Americans are considered disabled. Government programs are available to help assist the disabled with meeting basic needs and potentially returning to the workforce.......[Read More]
Multiple Sclerosis As a Disability

Multiple Sclerosis As a Disability

An estimated 250,000 to 350,000 Americans suffer from multiple sclerosis, a debilitating neurological disorder that gets progressively worse. This auto-immune disease attacks your body's own nerves, which can disrupt your muscle control, senses, and ability to communicate. Frustratingly, multip......[Read More]
More Problems For Depuy Orthopaedics With Its Pinnacle Line

More Problems For Depuy Orthopaedics With Its Pinnacle Line

Though loosening is the most common issue reported about the DePuy Pinnacle, there are other concerns. A New York Times report published in 2010 highlighted a new risk with metal-on-metal devices. As the metal components rub against each other, metal particles may flake off and enter the patient&rsq......[Read More]
Motorized Wheelchairs - Modern World Necessity

Motorized Wheelchairs - Modern World Necessity

These days, all we care about is the fact that we want to be successful and climb up the ladders in the society, and therefore what that does is it somewhere makes us neglect responsibilities that are far bigger than just the money and the long working hours. One of the most sought after people in o......[Read More]
How to Access Unhealthy Air Advisories

How to Access Unhealthy Air Advisories

In the face of global warming, with wildfire smoke and other pollutants such as carbon monoxide fumes pervading the atmosphere, it helps to know when it is unhealthy to go out. Sensitive groups such as children, the elderly and those with respiratory conditions should be especially aware of the poss......[Read More]
What Is The Learning Difficulty Dyslexia In Children

What Is The Learning Difficulty Dyslexia In Children

There are diverse types of dyslexia that are evident within children who has dyslexia. Dissimilar signs will be dissimilar dyslexia. For illustration indicators of ongoing difficulty with reading as well as spelling are considered dyslexia. Ongoing difficulty with sense of balance, significant as we......[Read More]
All Terrain Multipurpose Wheelchairs for All Outing Needs

All Terrain Multipurpose Wheelchairs for All Outing Needs

Outing is one activity that relaxes one and all. Fresh air, the soothing sea, or warm sun relieves the person from any kind of stress. Wheelchair users might not be able to go to sea shores or terrain areas because standard wheelchair they might be using does not support such functionality.......[Read More]