From Live Science:
People might be surprised to learn that about 50 million people in the world use, or could benefit from the use of, a wheelchair.
Wheelchairs are one of the most commonly used assistive devices for mobility, and they provide people with mobility within their homes and communities. While wheelchairs were once a symbol of inability and stigmatizing, they have evolved to be highly mobile forms of self-expression that are often fitted to each individual user.
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