Monthly Archives: December 2016

History of Wheelchair - PA Healthcare

The History of the Wheelchair

The best inventions in history have improved our daily lives in one way or another. The wheelchair is one of the best inventions of modern times, particularly for people with disabilities. And for those of us caring for someone with limited mobility, it’s hard to imagine life without it.

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Accommodating for Loved Ones - PA Healthcare

Accommodating Loved Ones with Disabilities During the Holidays

For most people, the holidays are both joyful and at least a little bit stressful.  For those with disabilities, the normal holiday stress is often compounded by obstacles with transportation, accommodations, and sightseeing while traveling during the holidays. Additionally, poor customer service, misinformation, and higher prices for those with disabilities can also put a damper on […]

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Urinary Incontinence - PA Healthcare

What to Expect When You Talk to Your Doctor About Urinary Incontinence

Conversations with your doctor about intimate concerns are sometimes uncomfortable. Conversations about urinary incontinence can be particularly difficult because of the embarrassment associated with the condition. But trust us, your doctor has heard it all and seen much worse. In fact, around 25 million adults in the United States alone suffer from some level of […]

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