For many years after my injury I would forget I was in a wheelchair, only to be reminded of it by my reflection in a storefront window.
A pressure sore has unexpectedly thrown our editor into the world of flap surgery.
I find having a spinal cord injury in this fast-paced 21st century can be overwhelming and exhausting to my body, mind and spirit. By integrating some slow-paced practices I’ve been able to sit back, unwind and enjoy the ride.
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The movie Breathe reminded Sheri Denkensohn-Trott of her own experiences using a vent.
No one truly comprehends the underlying psychological and emotional causes of addiction.
Mary Keating found poetry in an ER's inability to understand paraplegia.
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There’s more to independence than simply being able to do everything for yourself. What are the components of independence as a quad, and how do you learn to balance them to live your life to the fullest?
New wheelchair users may someday learn how to navigate virtually before heading out on the streets.