Living Life In A Wheelchair

Living Life Lab | Living With Physical Disability

Living with a physical disability brings a unique set of challenges. It creates the necessity to carefully consider each an individual is to complete each task. Beyond the tasks that keeps an individual alive hobbies need to be re-learned to accommodate the special needs of the body and outings require advanced planning. Our Living With Physical Disability tip of the week are themed around education, quality of life and equipping you for maximizing your quality of life and independence.

Tip Of The Week: Tip #10

  • Seek the input of a dietitian in designing meals and snacking foods that will allow you to maintain a healthy body weight. Having a rigid regime designed around the foods you like will prevent the additional complications to your physical disability a heavier body weight will create.

Check back again on Wednesday February 19th 2020 for another tip