Disabled World Travels

Disabled World Travels

Safe Travel Made Easier for the Disabled

eBook - 2013
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Do you feel inspired or intimidated when you think about traveling? Do you still want to travel but feel that your disability limits you? Presently there are over 50 million people in the United States with disabilities and over 180 million worldwide, with evidence suggesting that people with disabilities face many barriers in accessing the health and services they need. For example, seniors and baby boomers often have different types of disabilities such as physical, cognitive, having low vision, and even wearing hearing aids could be classified as a disability under the definition. In her latest series, Disabled World Travels, Tracey Ingram, an experienced Clinical Audiologist and Occupational Therapist features specific chronic diseases/disabilities in each volume, and outlines possible solutions to overcome some of the barriers encountered when traveling. How would you like to be better informed and have less stress with travel preparations? Wouldn't it be nice to have a checklist when you talk with the receptionist, with pertinent questions to ask when you are booking a hotel room, taking a cruise, or flight? Do you have a hearing loss? How would you like to experience enhanced hearing acuity in large open areas? Whether your journey is local or more exotic, Disabled World Travel series includes forums, numerous resources, and tips to connect with others who have disabilities. The first volume will include tips for the visually impaired, hearing impaired, wheel chair accessible solutions, traveling with mobility issues, diabetes, arthritis, traveling with oxygen, traveling with medications, and so much more. Here are some of the benefits of volume 1. Order your copy today: Hearing aid users enjoy increased clarity with speech. Be informed and have less stress with travel preparations. Discover how to enhance your lip-reading and listening skills. Experience easier wheelchair travel with less fatigue. How to never run low on oxygen when traveling. Swap and rent accessible homes worldwide. Arthritis sufferers discover how resistance bands can improve their symptoms Diabetics find out the latest Diabetes Association guidelines on exercise. Hearing impaired? Get a free caption phone with free delivery and setup
Publisher: [United States] : BookBaby : Made available through hoopla, 2013
ISBN: 9781483517704
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital


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