In General What You Should Know About Wheelchairs
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Wheelchair is a chair with wheels, used to move a person who cannot walk. Wheelchair is either manually or battery-powered. Manual wheelchairs can be moved by a person or with your hands to push the ...

Wheelchair is a chair with wheels, used to move a person who cannot walk. Wheelchair is either manually or battery-powered. Manual wheelchairs can be moved by a person or with your hands to push the scroll wheel. Other wheelchair has a battery-powered electric motor to move the chair.

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    • What is a wheelchair? Wheelchair is a chair with wheels, used to move a person who cannot walk. Wheelchair is either manually or battery-powered. Manual wheelchairs can be moved by a person or with your hands to push the scroll wheel. Other wheelchair has a battery-powered electric motor to move the chair.
    • Why do you need a wheelchair? You will need wheelchair for short time period or for the rest of life. A wheelchair may help you when you feel trouble walking and carrying items from one place to other place. Wheelchair may also help you to save your strength and energy if you are injured. Your caregiver may want you to use a wheelchair if:  You have an illness or injury which does not let you go  You are too fragile to walk long distances.  You are recovering from surgery.
    • What are the different kinds of wheelchairs? 1. Manual wheelchair  Manual Wheelchairs are most suitable for a person with strong and movable upper body. There is various kinds of manual wheelchairs which make it easier to find a chair that you needs.  Some kind of wheel chair is very light and very heavy. Light wheelchairs are easy to fold and put into a car. They are also easy to move when heavy wheelchair might be more comfortable for a bigger person than a light wheelchair. Some wheelchairs have parts that can be moved, removed, or changed to fit your needs.
    • 2. Battery-powered wheelchair Some Person cannot move themselves so that they need a battery-powered wheelchair. Wheelchair battery can be charged at night, so you have enough power to use it next day. There are variety styles of batterypowered wheelchair. Some Wheelchairs can be used on several different ground surface, such as roads, dirt and sand. Some battery-powered wheelchairs can be used to climb the steps, or improve a person achieve their goals.
    •  Now, Battery Powered Wheelchair is available to controll and move by mouth for who is not able to use their hands.  The wheelchair moves by puffing into, or sipping on the mouthpiece. The mouthpiece may be attached to a tube which is connected to the motor.
    • Second type of battery-powered wheelchair is mobility by chin device. This device may be attached to an arm of the wheelchair which is connected with battery cable.
    • To get more reveal of Wheelchair