Updates as Frequently as Time and Material Allow

Letters to the Editor: Archives

Feel free to submit your own letter. I would love to hear from you and share your story Submit your letter here

Simmie

Dear Editor,

I’m looking for a warm place to go for a winter vacation that’s not too much trouble to arrange and get to but has a very dependable company who can supply me with liquid […]

Misc|

Bea

Dear Editor,

This website is a great discovery! It truly gives me hope as I am trying to plan a trip with my sister-in-law who has Multiple sclerosis and is totally wheelchair bound. Airline travel is […]

Misc|

Jeff McAllister

Dear Editor,

A little while back you had mentioned a WebSite about wheelchairs in response to one of the letters to the editor. It was a somewhat quirky site, but with lots of useful information on […]

Misc|

Nadine Wieder

Dear Editor,

My husband Cory suffered a spinal cord injury in 1995. He does not use a wheelchair but is only able to walk very short distances. He is willing to use a scooter when we […]

Misc|

G. Dynes

Dear Editor,

My father is a polio victim and until recently was only in the wheelchair part-time. He could get to his feet and use a walker for short distances, i.e., to and from the car. […]

Misc|

Sam DiGuiseppe

Dear Editor,

Can you tell me if the airlines will let you take your motorized wheelchair on board and if they charge you? What about cruises?

Thank you,

Sam DiGuiseppe

Airlines and cruise ships do, indeed, allow people to […]

Misc|

Drew Lamprich and Lucas Keller

Dear Editor,

As a person who lives with a disability and a person who works with him we are highly offended by your blantanty insensitivity to people in wheelchairs. Maybe if you thought more about people’s […]

Misc|

JEFFREY A. PRUSSIN

Dear Editor,

My wife suffered a stroke as a result of a skiing accident four years ago. Given the severity of the stroke, she has made an amazing recovery, although she still has no use of […]

Misc|

Dealing With Warm Climate

Dear Editor,

I have been injured for 3.5 years. I am a c7 quad and I use a manual chair. I am very close to being totally independant. One of the biggest problems I have with […]

Misc|

Charles Ross

Dear Editor,

IF YOU ARE IN A WHEELCHAIR, FORGET SOUTH AMERICA. I was treated very nicely and the people were very “helpful” but the facilities, even in American named hotels were almost non-existent. The facilities in […]

Elsewhere|