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Women to Watch: 5 Under 40

They may not be household names yet, but they are making big impacts in their respective fields, and you’ll be glad we told you to keep an eye on their budding careers.

September 2018

Parenting from a Wheelchair

The Parenting Issue

Seth McBride, Stephanie Arrache and Teal Sherer break down the early years of raising children and share how they — and their kids — have adapted to parenting with a wheelchair.

August 2018

Celebrating Tim

For almost a generation, New Mobility has been guided by our beloved editor, Tim Gilmer. And now, as he retires, it is time to bid him farewell — although we trust he will not go far.

July 2018

Erik Howk one of the most visible wheelchair-using musicians in the world

Eric Howk. The Man

Find out what it’s like being one of the most visible wheelchair-using musicians in the world, what life is like on the road and what went on behind the scenes at the Grammys.

June 2018

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Exploring Yellowstone & Grand Teton

Two of our most stunning national parks offer more access to nature than ever before, but still leave much beyond the reach of people with mobility limitations.

May 2018

The Future's Smartchairs are Here

What if your wheelchair could tell you when it was going to need maintenance or when you needed a pressure release? Or what if it could drive you from point to point without you having to steer? The time is now.

April 2018

  • Microadventures accessible trips

Microadventures

We’d all love a fancy trip abroad, but adventure doesn’t have to be expensive or complex to be fun.

  • adaptive yard equipment

Yard Work Adaptations

When you can’t make the world accessible, adapting equipment is your best bet to maintain your personal patch of earth.

  • Scott Liesch crisscrosses the nation trumpeting the many benefits of standing wheelchairs

Stand-Up Guy Scott Liesch

Scott crisscrosses the nation trumpeting the many benefits of standing wheelchairs. “I want to get chair users up on their feet again.”

Other Recent Articles

The Pros of Probiotics

At any given time, we have trillions of microbes living in our intestines. These are essential to our well-being and survival. Among many other purposes, everyone needs them for proper digestion, bowel function and immune health.

Megacolon, Bowel Program Frequency

If you are doing your bowel program less than three times a week, it is a good idea to discuss colon health with your physiatrist and/or your gastroenterologist — even if you are having good results.

The Last Straw

I’ve read so many opinion pieces and news articles about the various bans popping up all over the west coast that I’ve even lost the desire to make jokes about how much they suck.

Resource: Nurse Advice Line

Nurses at Craig Hospital can help you identify potential SCI/D complications before they become serious health issues. This free service provides a dedicated nurse to answer non-emergency calls about spinal cord injury or brain injury.