How to make car travel more comfortable for wheelchair users

posted on October 1, 2009 - 3:25pm
Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu is noted as saying, “A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” For those of us with neuromuscular disease, we know that step may not literally be a physical movement, but rather a plan of action. This past year I had the good fortune of going on a road trip with my parents for an extended stay in Florida. Before we left our Traverse City, Mich.,...
posted on October 1, 2009 - 11:04am
QUEST Vol. 16, No. 4
Over the years, we’ve traveled to Orlando, Fla., with tots, tweens and teens in tow. The theme parks are constantly adding new rides and shows to keep people coming back, and we love exploring new attractions, hotels and restaurants. We never tire of Orlando. It’s a favorite vacation destination for our family and one of the most wheelchair-friendly places in the country. Accessibility info
posted on July 1, 2009 - 2:27pm
QUEST Vol. 16, No. 3
Formerly a railroad terminal and looking like a castle, the Union Station Marriott is an accessible landmark hotel in St. Louis.
posted on July 1, 2008 - 1:52pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 4
NOTE: Books mentioned in Quest usually can be ordered through local bookstores or online. Reviewed books are not available through MDA.

It’s a wonderful town

posted on November 1, 2007 - 9:43am
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 6
Our 15-year-old son won first place in a regional theater competition and was awarded an expense-paid trip to New York City — and suddenly our family was planning an impromptu visit to the Big Apple.