Itching

Ever had an itch you can't scratch?  Or been somewhere in public when to scratch the itch was beyond protocol? Ogden Nash opined: "Happiness is having a scratch for every itch!" Itching is a byproduct of ALS. Every ALS discussion board has inquiries about finding relief for intense itching. Suggestions range from hot showers, to scratching …

How to freeze up a wheel on an electric wheelchair with a garbage bag

Five years ago I was riding my trusty Felt-135 road bicycle 24 miles per day to the Gulf and back. Today I sit and ride all day in my Quickie 710 Electric Wheelchair. Quite a change! But not to be daunted, so far I’ve racked up over 500 miles in my neighborhood jaunts on my …