In this column, I’ll be looking at a different DIY project or “gear hack” for wheelchair users.
Please ignore my GoFundMe request. I’m sorry you had to read this.
Accessible Vacation Rental Startup Accomable Acquired by Airbnb. Power Chairs of the Future are for... Incomplete Paras? SCI and Diabetes: Ways to Improve Your Odds. Safe Disposal of Unwanted Items. Quad-Friendly Recreational Flying. Mik Scarlet Saves the Day.
The $4 million Mobility Unlimited Challenge will spur the development of assistive technologies.
Flying the Unfriendly Skies. Film Review: Kills on Wheels. Final Edition of SCI Life. Open Sesame: A New App Allows Android Control with Head Movement. Working Stiffs.
Two airlines broke Kenny Salvini’s wheelchair over the course of one year, and in doing so they set him on a mission to find out why accessible air travel is so difficult. What he found is a history of failed policy, an industry blinded by money – and a growing voice for change.
Adaptive exercise videos; Get out of the house virtually; How-to on managing chronic pain.
Q. Recently, I’ve been prescribed a number of different medications, which left me with a three-month supply of the “unsuccessful” ones that now need proper, safe disposal. Additionally, I have accumulated outdated wheelchairs and a variety of unneeded medical supplies. There are probably people somewhere in the world who could benefit from having access to them. Are there other avenues that I might investigate?
The Open Sesame! app makes it possible to use smart phones hands-free.
Google Maps Goes Accessible. Was the iBOT Reboot Just a Marketing Gimmick? Wheelchair Add-ons to Make Commuting Easier. Underpants Worth a Chance. Solving Hotel Transfers.