man being pushed in a transport chair at the mall

Transport Chairs vs Standard Wheelchairs – A Comparison

Transport wheelchairs and standard manual wheelchairs have similar uses for people with mobility problems. But there are some key differences like the wheel size, their weight, and how easy they are to transport. Learn more about these differences to decide which is the best for you.

man moving wheelchair in his accessible home

Quick Wins to Make a Home More Wheelchair Accessible

Improving the accessibility of an existing home often requires remodeling and a large budget. But, there are smaller steps you can take to make your current home more wheelchair accessible. Use these tips and suggestions for your own quick wins!

close up of a senior woman's hand holding onto the handle of a quad cane

4 Prong Quad Canes: Best Walking Canes for Stability and Balance Problems

The main reason seniors use canes is for stability and to improve mobility with balance problems. Quad canes aka four prong canes have a wider base than other canes so they make better contact with the ground. In this guide, I’ll review the best quad canes based on my experience working at a medical equipment dealer.

senior man sitting in a rollator transport chair and smiling

The Best Walker Wheelchair Combos: Walkers That Convert to Wheelchairs?

Combo rollator transport chairs are hybrid walkers that convert to wheelchairs. So, if a senior gets tired and needs to rest, you can quickly convert their rollator walker into a transport chair. Then, you can safely push them to your destination. The best rollator transport chair combos convert quickly, have comfortable seats, and built-in footrests.

senior man riding a mobility scooter

Mobility Scooters: Advantages and Disadvantages

When a senior’s mobility begins to fail, many of them think that they need a scooter for mobility help. They look more fun that a power wheelchair, right? But, there are some advantages and disadvantages of scooters that you need to know about to make an informed decision.