Grandparenting with Limited Mobility

My grandparents were in their 30s when they had my parents. My parents were also in their 30s when they had me. By the time I was old enough to walk and talk, my grandparents were already older. At the time, all my grandparents were still mobile, but as the years went on, I couldContinue reading “Grandparenting with Limited Mobility”

Can You Rent an Electric Wheelchair?

Sometimes, life can throw you a curveball and you might find yourself needing mobility assistance even if it’s just for a short amount of time. Thankfully, there are some options that you can explore when it comes to renting an electric wheelchair or scooter. What can I rent? When it comes to renting mobility equipment,Continue reading “Can You Rent an Electric Wheelchair?”

Resources for Mobility Product Coverage

We understand that while necessary, medical devices aren’t always budget friendly. However, there are ways you can purchase or get a mobility product without having to break the bank. Buying a Mobility Device Through Insurance Sometimes private insurance companies cover a mobility product if you qualify. If you are covered under an insurance policy, weContinue reading “Resources for Mobility Product Coverage”

Back to School in COVID-19

It’s that time of year when books stores, clothing stores and shoe stores are buzzing with parents and children preparing for school. Whether returning to traditional school or a sprawling college campus, the COVID-19 culture has forever changed how we look at and shop for school. As we await inoculation, wearing masks, social distancing andContinue reading “Back to School in COVID-19”

How to Clean Your Power Lift Recliner

Power lift recliners are sophisticated pieces of equipment. In order to ensure that your power lift recliner gives you trouble-free performance, it requires routine maintenance checks. While you can perform some of these checks yourself, you may need to schedule some maintenance checks with your provider. Cleaning Fabric on Lift Chairs Whether you are theContinue reading “How to Clean Your Power Lift Recliner”

Can Electric Wheelchairs Get Wet?

In the real world, water is a fact of life. Weather is unpredictable and cannot be controlled. You can be out with your power chair and suddenly, a rain or snow shower hits! Plus, even after a storm is over, there may be large puddles or piles of snow in the roads or on theContinue reading “Can Electric Wheelchairs Get Wet?”

Flossy F. – Traveling the World by Go-Go

Flossy F. was exploring the sights in Williamsburg, Va., when she had an idea. Although Flossy loved her Go-Go® Travel Mobility Scooter, she realized the cobblestone streets in the colonial town made things a bit bumpy. Flossy approached Pride® Mobility Products and challenged the company to create a Go-Go with a smoother ride. Thanks toContinue reading “Flossy F. – Traveling the World by Go-Go”

Why Buy a Portable Electric Scooter

Buying a mobility scooter is one of the best investments you can make toward a more mobile and independent lifestyle. With so many electric scooters on the market, how do you know which one is right for you? First, we suggest taking a look at your way of life. If you are always on theContinue reading “Why Buy a Portable Electric Scooter”