27/09/2018More than 900 exhibitors from more than 35 countries will offer an overview of aids and services that make life with disabilities, care needs and old age easier.
21/09/2018Speech stimulating and infinitely patient – the humanoid robots Bibi and Bodo help in speech therapy sessions to initiate communication, for example with autistic children.
06/09/2018Why wheelchair basketball is one of the most popular Paralympic sports? It is fast, dynamic and inclusive. Why the wheelchair plays a special role in this and why it is not just an aid, we have been explained by Lisa Bergenthal at the NATIONS CUP COLOGNE.
28/06/2018Nils Krake is regarded as a great up-and-coming talent in para-athletics. The Greifswald Health Centre provides the 14-year-old with prosthetics that are optimally adapted to his needs, both in everyday life and in sports.
07/06/2018If movement disorders occur after a stroke, extensive rehabilitation is necessary. To ensure that this can also take place without the presence of a physiotherapist, RWTH Aachen University is working on the inRehaRob project. Its subject is a robotic arm that will enable independent training sessions in the future.
13/03/2018Welcome to the leading trade fair on "Self-determined living"! Welcome to the REHACARE International in Düsseldorf!
15/11/2017Whether in classic club sports or leisure sports, which become a lifestyle – sport offers for people with and without disabilities are becoming more and more diverse: Sports associations, for example, are increasingly ensuring that trainers are properly educated and the necessary structures are created. And wheelchair skating (WCMX) ensures fast-paced recreational fun in the halfpipe.
07/10/2017Whether for physical or mental fitness – trikes have many facets and guarantee fast-paced driving pleasure for young and old. The three-wheelers can be used in everyday life as well as in rehabilitation training. We have taken a closer look at some of the trikes at REHACARE 2017.
06/10/2017The REHACARE 2017 shows just how diverse the assistive devices industry is. In addition to wheelchairs and stair lifts, the international manufacturers will also be presenting communication software, pullers and grab systems that make everyday life with disabilities easier.
06/10/2017A cold would actually have been enough for her, as she called her last book, but the German comedian Gaby Köster has left the stroke from nine years ago behind her. She lives a self-determined life again. And she is also going on book-signing tours with her new book "The Chefin" which translates into "The boss". She is also reading here at REHACARE 2017.