Qualifying Diagnoses and Kids Wheelchairs

If your child was recently diagnosed with a condition that affects their mobility, complex rehab equipment may help them live independently. Serious medical conditions, such as Friedreich’s ataxia, spinal muscular atrophy and osteogenesis imperfecta, can require specialized equipment to provide mobility and meet functional and medical needs. A kids wheelchair, such as the Edge 3Continue reading “Qualifying Diagnoses and Kids Wheelchairs”

Finding the Right Nurse or Caregiver

Living with a disability comes with many challenges. One of those challenges is finding a capable caregiver. My condition doesn’t allow me to do anything for myself, which is why I need a nurse. My doctors recommend that a nurse helps me for 16 hours a day. Why I Need a Nurse I need aContinue reading “Finding the Right Nurse or Caregiver”

Qualifying Diagnoses and Narrow Motorized Wheelchairs

If you were recently diagnosed with a medical condition that affects your mobility, you may qualify for complex rehab equipment. More serious medical conditions, such as ALS, muscular dystrophy and other diagnoses, may require specialized equipment designed to meet functional and medical needs. A narrow motorized wheelchair, such as the Edge 3 Stretto®, can acceptContinue reading “Qualifying Diagnoses and Narrow Motorized Wheelchairs”

A Narrow Wheelchair to Meet Your Mobility Needs

If you have a disability that affects your mobility, Quantum offers complex rehab power wheelchairs to meet your medical and quality-of-life needs. Complex rehab power wheelchairs are specialized equipment, customized with different components that help you remain mobile and independent. If you have been recently diagnosed or are living with conditions such as multiple sclerosis,Continue reading “A Narrow Wheelchair to Meet Your Mobility Needs”

Safety as a Wheelchair User During COVID-19

While there are many things out of our control during the COVID-19 pandemic, there are things you can do to increase your safety and wellbeing. These times can be even more stressful for wheelchair users as you may not be able to avoid contact with others or follow all CDC guidelines and recommendations perfectly. ToContinue reading “Safety as a Wheelchair User During COVID-19”

Staying Fit as a Wheelchair User

How do you stay fit as a wheelchair user? While most programs and facilities are not created with accessibility in mind, it isn’t impossible to find a workout that’s enjoyable and effective. Four of our brand ambassadors and Q Roll Models talk about how they exercise with a disability and how you can get started.Continue reading “Staying Fit as a Wheelchair User”

COVID-19 Resources for People with Disabilities

There isn’t a lot of information written about COVID-19 for people with disabilities. On top of that, solid and authentic information can be hard to find. For that reason, we’re sharing some of the articles that our Q Roll Models and brand ambassadors have written during the pandemic, talking about their experiences. Social Distancing withContinue reading “COVID-19 Resources for People with Disabilities”

Get the Facts on ALS

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as ALS, affects the nerve cells that control voluntary muscle movements. This progressive condition can ultimately affect an individual’s ability to walk, talk, breathe and chew. While there is no cure for ALS, there are ways for an individual to live comfortably and independently, ensuring the best quality of life.Continue reading “Get the Facts on ALS”

The Truth About ALS

If you or a loved one has been recently diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, you may have a lot of questions. While there is no cure for ALS, there are options to help individuals maintain the best quality of life possible. Many ALS patients will eventually require custom wheelchairs or an ALS wheelchair,Continue reading “The Truth About ALS”

Quantum ALS Wheelchairs

The thought of living with an ALS diagnosis may be overwhelming. When it comes to your mobility and quality of life, there are many things to consider. Power wheelchairs for those with ALS provide mobility and a better life quality by fully supporting medical needs, while ensuring a more active lifestyle.   Understanding an ALS DiagnosisContinue reading “Quantum ALS Wheelchairs”