Rigid vs. sling seating

posted on May 1, 2008 - 9:50am
Most people don’t want to sag as they get older. Why should their manual wheelchairs be any different?
posted on May 1, 2005 - 9:49am
At a recent MDA picnic in Shawnee Mission, Kan., Mary Millet looked around for her teenage son Patrick, who has Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). She found him sitting away from the crowd, hanging out with a small group of teens. The normalcy of this event — teens gathering to talk and laugh privately — struck a familiar chord in Millet’s heart. She knew that teens don’t want to hang out with...