Cover Stories

Taming Our Fear of Flying

Flying can be scary for wheelchair users, but these tips can make for a smooth ride.

The High Costs of Walking

Jessica Harthcock is walking after spinal cord injury. What made it possible?

Kaitlyn & Greg: Spirited, Sexy & Sweet

With infectious joy and spontaneity, this high-energy couple creates sparks wherever they go.

NM Person of the Year: Deborah Davis

As founder of PhotoAbility, TravAbility and PushLiving, Deborah Davis is a one-woman force for inclusion.

The 2014 Consumer Guide

Adaptive products and adaptive lifestyles go hand in hand. Our annual Consumer Guide shows you the tech — and the techniques — for living fully on wheels.

Greg Abbott: The Cowboy Candidate

Attorney General Greg Abbott is running for governor of Texas. He has a record of crushing his Democratic opponents. But Texas’ disability community is fearful that he will ignore their needs. Will he stand his ground?

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