Redman Power Chair


Blog

How Long Will it Take to Get Used to Your New Wheelchair?

October 15, 2019
When it comes to feeling comfortable in your new chair a few factors come into play, including the type of wheelchair you’re using, and your previous chair-use experience. If you’re a first-time wheelchair user, have no fear! It may seem challenging for the first few weeks, but you’ll be an exper…

Are Motorized Wheelchairs Covered by Insurance?

September 25, 2019
Are Motorized Wheelchairs Covered by Insurance? Yes, motorized wheelchairs are covered by insurance. While each person’s situation is different, there are many cases were an insurance provider will cover the cost of motorized or power wheelchair. Many wheelchair companies quote standing wheelcha…

Wheelchair Hacks 2019

September 17, 2019
One of the goals of the Redman Power Chair is to take the limitations out of being in a wheelchair! Listed below are some of our top Wheelchair Hacks for cooking, traveling, and more. In the Kitchen Wheelchair Hacks: Zip ties: Helpful in more ways than you might think! Zip ties can be used to ex…

The Best Power Wheelchair for Multiple Sclerosis

September 16, 2019
For those who have been diagnosed with Multiple sclerosis (MS), decisions about assertive technology can have a massive impact on their quality of life while managing the disease. MS is an auto-immune disorder affecting the central nervous system. MS affects neurons, which are the cells of the br…

Can I Exercise In a Motorized Wheelchair?

September 11, 2019
Yes, you can exercise in a motorized wheelchair through specifically designed programs focused on stretching and strength building. Today, many people who are confined to wheelchairs think they will never have the ability to exercise or be able to perform simple stretches. This is no longer the c…

Different Types of Wheelchairs

August 23, 2019
Since the first commercially produced wheelchairs, there have been countless different kinds of wheelchairs designed and manufactured especially over the last half-century. Everything from simple, manual wheelchairs to electric standing, tilting, and reclining power wheelchairs­–we have compiled …

Disabilities that Require Wheelchairs

August 23, 2019
Disabilities that Require Wheelchairs Redman Power Chair Many different kinds of disabilities require the use of wheelchairs for mobility. These are referred to as mobility impairments. Disabilities may be orthopedic (relating to the bone and muscles) or they may be neuromuscular (relating to…

The Five Most Famous Wheelchair Users

August 20, 2019
In the face of great mobility challenges, countless world-changers have done so from their wheelchairs. Who comes to your mind? Here’s our list of the top five famous wheelchair users Redman Power Chair has found: 1. Franklin D Roosevelt Did you know that the 32nd President of the United States w…
Click to listen highlighted text!