Category Archives: technology

Powering up with the Permobil F3

Out with the old and in with the new! I “traded in” my Permobil Street for the new Permobil F3. The F3 is a front-wheel drive chair, which means the big tires are in the front and the smaller wheels … Continue reading

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Bridge Run participants, Marka and Adam, featured in New Mobility

After watching Marka Danielle and Adam Gorlitsky become the first people with spinal cord injuries to walk across the finish line at this year’s Cooper River Bridge Run, I thought their stories needed to be shared in New Mobility Magazine. My … Continue reading

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Adam Gorlitsky gears up for the bridge run

Adam Gorlitsky, 29, was paralyzed with a spinal cord injury ten years ago after he was in a car accident where he fell asleep at the wheel. He always hoped he would walk again, and that opportunity is happening thanks to an … Continue reading

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Marka sets sights to walk bridge

We are about two and a half weeks away from the Cooper River Bridge Run happening Saturday, April 2. Thousands of people will be crossing the bridge, but Marka Danielle will be  taking on a whole new feat….on her feet! … Continue reading

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Typing tools for quadriplegics

Ian Ruder of New Mobility has come up with a nifty way to help him type on his computer and his iPad. He has modified a typing aid commonly used by someone with limited hand dexterity. Ian added a stylus to … Continue reading

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