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Time for a New Ride: Wheelchair Buying Guide

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You'll Know You're Ready When…


hands counting money
Sharon McCutcheon

Will It Be Covered?


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Justin Lim

Let's Shop!


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Manual Wheelchairs


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A Manual Wheelchair is a Good Pick If…


motorized scooter
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Scooters


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A Scooter is a Good Pick If…


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Pushrim-Activated Power-Assist Wheelchair (PAPAW)


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A PAPAW is a Good Pick If…


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Power Wheelchairs


Confident Young Man In Wheelchair At Home
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A Power Wheelchair is a Good Pick If…


A group of people facilitating access to a person in a specialised mobility wheelchair in the mountains of the Parque Rural del Nublo.
A group of people facilitating access to a person in a specialised mobility wheelchair in the mountains of the Parque Rural del Nublo.iStock

All-terrain Wheelchairs


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An All-terrain Wheelchair is a Good Pick If…


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Now Go Get Fitted!


Rachel Zohn

Rachel Zohn

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Rachel Zohn is a mom, a wife, and a freelance writer who is striving to find the best way to juggle it all and maintain a sense of humor. She is a former newspaper reporter with a deep interest in writing about all things related to health, wellness and the human body. She enjoys writing about various health topics, including skin conditions such as eczema, different types of cancer and seasonal allergies.