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  • EasyStand Zing MPS Pediatric Standing Frame

    We’ve been exceptionally busy the last few months here at EasyStand gearing up for the release of a product unlike anything else on the market: the Zing MPS! A lot goes into designing a new product: market research, countless hours of design (HUGE shout out to our amazing in-house R&D team!! They are seriously brilliant.), obtain […]

  • Kids' Remarks About My Wheelchair

    Kids really do say the darndest things. I have never minded when kids come up to me and ask their crazy off the wall questions about my injury or my wheelchair. Over the years I’ve compiled a list of off the wall comments and questions asked to me by small children, some including my own daughter. Here […]

  • Building Heart Health for Kids with Disabilities Through Standing and Exercise

    Increasing the physical activity level of Americans can be read about everywhere you turn; from articles talking about reducing obesity to helping us become more heart healthy. In the month of February, we are particularly more attuned to our heart health with Valentine’s Day and National Heart Month. But how do families with children with disabilities […]

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  • Airport Security and Wheelchairs

    Traveling by air has a whole new meaning when you’re living life in a wheelchair. The airports have gotten better about the entire screening process for wheelchair checks and my medical supplies. On my last flight I made it the entire way to the gate without wanting to kill someone. Oh the miracles that happened […]

  • EasyStand Zing MPS Pediatric Standing Frame

    We’ve been exceptionally busy the last few months here at EasyStand gearing up for the release of a product unlike anything else on the market: the Zing MPS! A lot goes into designing a new product: market research, countless hours of design (HUGE shout out to our amazing in-house R&D team!! They are seriously brilliant.), obtain […]

  • 4 Must-Have Skin Products for People Spinal Cord Injuries

    I hate thinking about my skin as much as I have to, but being skin-obsessed is necessary in the world of living with paralysis if you want to live a happy life. Put it this way, there’s nothing worse than living with a chronic wound that takes you out of life for months or even […]

  • Gastroparesis

    Gastroparesis sucks! Unfortunately it’s fairly common in SCI patients and I was recently diagnosed. How lucky am I? Let’s talk about what it is, what it feels like, and what can be done about it. What is gastroparesis? It means paralyzed stomach. Ironic isn’t it? Losing the use of other body parts wasn’t enough so […]

  • Dangerous Driving with Hand Controls

    Everybody thinks it’s some kind of awesome party driving with hand controls; like its more fun to drive a car with them instead of foot pedals. These people however usually have no experience driving with hand controls. If they did, they certainly wouldn’t have the opinion that they do. Sure they’re “fun” to people who […]