Month: May 2020

Parenting from a Wheelchair

There is no shortage of parenting advice online. From “mommy bloggers” to official government guidelines, in most cases, if you have a question about parenting, someone else has had the same question before and fellow parents have already jumped at the chance to share their solutions in online forums. But what about parenting from a wheelchair? Most advice columns don’t consider advice specifically for operating from a chair, which is why today we are sharing our top tips for child rearing while...

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Electric Wheelchairs Covered by Medicare

Medicare Part B has a Durable Medical Equipment (DME) benefit that covers things like walkers, wheelchairs, CPAP machines, diabetic supplies, and more. However, Medicare has a specific process for determining coverage for each piece of durable medical equipment you need. Generally, Medicare will cover the least expensive option that meets your medical needs. You will have to meet specific criteria for any upgraded versions of durable medical equipment. Electric wheelchairs are an upgraded...

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Handicap Accessible Beaches in the US

TLDR: Being handicap doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy some of the basic pleasures of life. There are several handicap accessible beaches in the US, with some of the most popular ones being South Padre and Cap Cod. These beaches offer free wheelchairs and other amenities to those who need them. Beaches are known to be very relaxing and peaceful places where people can escape from reality and the troubles of everyday life. Alternatively, they can be used as venues where people hold...

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