Our specialized vocabulary is at once unifying and divisive.
The good news: I don’t have urethral cancer. The bad news: My body has sprung a leak — a small stage II pressure sore erupted overnight into a complex stage IV sore.
There is no information on ‘best practices’ for our demographic – because no such group is recognized.
No one truly comprehends the underlying psychological and emotional causes of addiction.
The truth is recovery of function is almost always related to some degree of incompleteness of injury.
It felt good being on equal footing with the rest of society for those two minutes.
This month’s cover story is about the practice of commemorating the onset of paralysis — 10 stories of readers who celebrate the day that changed their lives forever. But soon after I finished writing the stories, I realized my own date, July 11, was upon me, and I had no plan for celebrating the 52nd anniversary of my plane crash.
Nothing defines a person’s priorities better than how that person spends money. Trump’s 2018 budget proposal clearly shows that his priorities do not include people with disabilities, poor people and children, to name a few
Dressed in drag and lip-synching badly, we were “Diana Gross and the Testosterones.” Again, no trophy, but the brave pastor got plenty of flack.