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The Wheelchair Handbook: A consumer’s guide to seating & mobility equipment

This is part of our series highlighting a consumer’s guide to seating and mobility equipment. Check out The Wheelchair Handbook for more information about the wheelchair service provision process. The Wheelchair Handbook: A consumer’s guide to seating and mobility equipment is intended to provide you, the consumer, with information about the wheelchair service provision process.…

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How standing in your wheelchair can change your world

Having the ability to stand in your power wheelchair can help your overall health and increase your ability to complete daily tasks. It can possibly eliminate the need to use a separate piece of equipment to perform a prescribed standing program. Potential health benefits Provides an independent way to achieve weight bearing through the legs…

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Is my wheelchair still working for me?

You have the perfect wheelchair set up, but what if something changes? A multitude of scenarios may lead to the need to return to your doctor and/or your therapist for another evaluation. During this time, it could be determined that adjustments to your chair may be needed, or a different type of chair/mobility device is…

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A parent’s perspective: Clive and the Explorer Mini Part 2

Last week we introduced Clive and his experience with the Explorer Mini. This week we continue along with Jennith Bernstein’s interview with Kelly, Clive’s mom, about his experience with the Explorer Mini, recently named one of TIME’s 100 Best Inventions of 2021. Jennith: We talk about how important development is, but really what’s important to a…

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A parent’s perspective: Clive and the Explorer Mini Part 1

At Permobil, we love seeing our end users find success with our mobility products. With the Explorer Mini, recently named one of TIME’s 100 Best Inventions of 2021, Clive has been able to explore his surroundings and interact with the world around him. Jennith Bernstein had the pleasure to interview Kelly, Clive’s mom, and ask her…

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Taking a Closer Look at Wheelchair Accessories

Too often in the world of seating and positioning, accessories are used as “band-aids” for a less than optimal wheelchair seating system. Accessories may not be needed if you take your time in selecting the right model and size wheelchair and then select an appropriate cushion and back support. When used the proper way, they…

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Defining Success in the Explorer Mini: Part 2

The Explorer Mini, recently named one of TIME’s 100 Best Inventions of 2021, is a power mobility solution designed to aid in the achievement of developmental milestones by introducing self-initiated movement for children with mobility impairments as young as 12-months of age. Today we are going to focus on what defines success for the Explorer Mini…

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Defining Success in the Explorer Mini: Part 1

The Explorer Mini, recently named one of TIME’s 100 Best Inventions of 2021, is a power mobility solution designed to aid in the achievement of developmental milestones by introducing self-initiated movement for children with mobility impairments as young as 12 months of age. Today we are going to focus on what defines success for the Explorer…

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Susanna and the Explorer Mini

The Explorer Mini, recently named one of TIME’s 100 Best Inventions of 2021, is a power mobility solution designed to aid in the achievement of developmental milestones by introducing self-initiated movement for children with mobility impairments as young as 12 months of age. Meet the Explorer Mini The Explorer Mini is a tool that allow…

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