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What is the ZX-1Power Add-On?

Known to elicit oohs and ahhs everywhere, Spinergy’s ZX-1 is a power-add on device that attaches to manual wheelchairs. Basically, it is a like a little jet pack for your chair. 339 more words


Wheelchairs in Heaven

By Mark E. Smith

Every so often, a well-meaning soul of tremendous faith says to me, “You need not worry, there are no wheelchairs in Heaven.” 326 more words


From where do all those wheelchairs come?

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — People in Minnesota’s “Med City” are noticing wheelchairs everywhere, and often in unusual surroundings like parking ramps and downtown sidewalks.

That’s probably not surprising in a town where Mayo Clinic is king, but the real riddle is how they end up all over the city with no users in sight.   72 more words

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That sneaky Greg Abbott! Is this behind Wendy Davis' latest smear attempt?

Wendy Davis evidently believes that there’s a pretty good chance that her opponent Greg Abbott would vote to ban interracial marriage:

Greg Abbott won't say whether he'd defend an interracial marriage ban—troubling but not surprising from someone who defends a "poll tax."

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US Politics

Umar and his wheelchair.

Umar was the first classmate that I had that was on a wheelchair. I don’t know him much even after two years in the same class. 367 more words


Introduction to Design (Scarlet) By Karina Mendez

Here’s the link to the opening video [vimeo
As stated in the video, after having just completed our first deliverable, which presented our mission and product (pediatric wheelchair) in the form of a memorandum, we are currently researching components of the wheelchair. 468 more words