Upper Body Boy: Man in Wheelchair Does 15 Legit Pullups

North Philadelphia has a new hero that doesn’t let his wheelchair get in the way of his fitness. Tyrone Shoemake takes pride in posting fitness videos on his Facebook page. These aren’t any ordinary fitness videos, they are inspirational videos of Tyrone demonstrating pull-ups while still strapped to his wheelchair. The most recent post is of Tyrone doing 15 legit pullups on a pull-up bar at a local park in his hometown. His unique technique is really something that needs to be seen by every...


Inspirational People in Wheelchairs To Follow On Social Media

With the use and the popularity of social media, it is here to stay! This post will list some of the inspirational and influential people in wheelchairs to follow on social media to encourage you to succeed. You have the opportunity to follow everyone from athletes, disability advocates, TV celebrities, bloggers to inspirational speakers and more. Learning about others who have disabilities and the way they overcome their own obstacles in life as they encourage and motivate others to live a f...


Valentine’s Day Tips for Wheelchair Users

The most romantic and loving holiday of the year is Valentine’s Day and it is right around the corner. Whether you will be spending it with your long-time love or a special someone you just met, the day should be memorable. While some wheelchair users may already have dates, others may be searching to meet someone special to spend Valentine’s with and possibly beyond. The following tips for wheelchair users will guide you on your journey to fulfilling your Valentine’s Day wishes. Steps to Fi...


New Year’s Resolutions for Disabled People in Wheelchairs

The New Year is finally here and it’s time for a fresh start. Leave your worries, stresses and fears behind of being held in a wheelchair and make this year your best ever! Begin 2015 by making changes, improvements and getting out of your comfort zone. It’s not too late, make your New Year’s resolutions today to create an exciting and amazing year for you even if you are using your wheelchair to move around! There are a variety of intriguing things that disabled people in wheelchairs may w...


Top 5 Reasons Why Wheelchairs Make a Great Gift this Holiday Season

The holiday season is filled with excitement and the joy of gift giving. Those of you who have a family member or friend that is in need of a wheelchair might be thinking that this is the best gift of all, and you are right! Wheelchairs provide the user with a variety of benefits and here are the top five reasons why wheelchairs make a great gift this holiday season. Mobility – Your loved one who needs either their first wheelchair or a new one most-likely has been experiencing limitat...


Top 7 Winter Safety Tips for People in Wheelchairs

Winter has arrived and brought along cold weather, snowy days and icy sidewalks. These conditions can be dangerous for anyone, but especially for those who have physical challenges. There are several winter safety tips that everyone who is in a wheelchair and their caregivers should keep in mind during the cold winter months. Prepare Ahead of Time – Many wheelchair users transport themselves with their own mobility vehicles. If you are one of these drivers, you will want to prepare you...


Top 15 Halloween Wheelchair Costumes Decorations

It’s that time of year again when the weather is cooling down from those hot summer months and the first exciting holiday of the season is about to arrive. It’s Halloween! Adults and children alike enjoy creating unique costumes every year. Put your arts and craft skills to work and start creating your amazing homemade Halloween costume decoration for your wheelchair. Below are our top 15 favorites Halloween wheelchair costumes decorations that you might want to consider for you or your loved...


KD Smart Chair is giving a free chair to Kanye West’s ashamed concert fan

Kanye West’s controversial remarks towards a wheelchair bound fan at his concert at the Sydney Credit Union Arena, has captured worldwide attention and criticism. KD Smart Chair, USA based wheelchair company would like to offer a complimentary electric wheelchair to the ashamed fan that was singled out at the Kanye West concert in Sydney Australia. While the fan has remained anonymous, people at KD Smart Chair are hoping the fan will accept their gesture of goodwill and accept the gift. The...