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wheelchair

Med a special chair mounted on large wheels, for use by invalids or others for whom walking is impossible or temporarily inadvisable
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But the story touched so many hearts that offers of help also came in - including an electric wheelchair offered by a mum who had lost her own son, and an offer of boxing shorts signed by the four Smith brothers to be auctioned off.
I've used an electric wheelchair since I was 10 and have become more and more reliant on it in the last decade, especially since I became a mother.
For years, Wilson looked for an electric wheelchair to make his classmate's life more comfortable, local media KARK first reported.
A bespoke electric wheelchair would allow Keith freedom of movement and independence but it is not available on the NHS.
Dai's base, the 63-year-old lovingly explains, is made from an electric wheelchair, while plywood and fibreglass brings the model up to its full height.
When contacted an electric wheelchair user Mohammad Farhan ,resident of Tariqabad,informed that he received it as gift from his elder brother,and favoured preparation of low cost electric wheelchairs.
The vehicle is a mobility scheme car worth up to PS40,000 and has been specially adapted for Karen's electric wheelchair to fit inside.
She began training in January, running behind her father's electric wheelchair between Marske and Redcar, and from her home in Spennymoor to services in Durham Cathedral.
"We had to build a platform at the side of the train to assist a man in an electric wheelchair to get off.
It is a commercially available electric wheelchair which can be operated by voice commands.