How the Right Mobility Aid Will Help You With These 5 Fun and Spooky Halloween Activities

Halloween is a great time for every member of the family to get out and have some fun. A whole host of spooky activities await whoever decides to enjoy the festivities.  But if you or a loved one suffers from … Read More

5 Common Causes of Falls and How to Prevent Them

For too many who are aging, living with a neurodegenerative disease or in the aftermath of a serious injury, falls are a part of life. In fact, every second of the day in the United States, an elderly adult suffers … Read More

8 Things to Think About When Choosing a Mobility Aid

Mobility is an essential part of life. For those of us who struggle with a mobility impairment, whether due to a neurological disorder, injury, or aging, choosing a device to help you get around is about more than convenience. It’s … Read More

How the Special Olympics Was Born

The Special Olympics is an organization dedicated to empowering children and adults with intellectual and physical disabilities, with over five million athletes in over 174 countries.  There weren’t always opportunities for people with disabilities to participate in sports. Prior to … Read More

15 Father’s Day Gift Ideas for Dads with Mobility Impairments

Does the dad in your life have a mobility impairment? If so, Father’s Day is a great time to consider a thoughtful gift that could make his life a little – or a lot – easier. If you’re the dad, … Read More

14 Life Lessons We’ve Learned from LifeGlider Owners (Part 2)

We recently shared some life lessons from LifeGlider owners. There were so many, we couldn’t fit them all into one article! Here are seven more stories of perseverance, joy and hope that abound in our community. Their life lessons are … Read More

14 Life Lessons We’ve Learned from LifeGlider Owners (Part 1 of 2)

We love to hear the stories of perseverance, joy, and hope that abound in the LifeGlider community. Their life lessons are a constant inspiration. And that’s not only true for those of us with mobility impairments. We can all relate … Read More

6 Tips to Help Mom Stay Healthy, Happy, and Independent

Whether your mother is in her retirement years, or you’re a mother whose adult children worry about you (they can’t help it!), this is a great time of year to talk about mom wellness. Every mom wants to age well. … Read More

Aging in Place: How to Plan for Remaining In Your Home

You might not feel ready to think about the challenges that come with getting older. Many assume they’ll figure it out when the time comes. But if aging in place – remaining in your home – is how you expect … Read More

6 Reasons Exercise Is GREAT for People with Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

If you have multiple sclerosis (MS), you’ve likely already heard that exercise is good for you. (It’s good for everybody!) What you may not know is just how many unique benefits of exercise that researchers studying the disease have identified, … Read More