December 2018

New Mobility’s Biweekly Newsletter – December 5, 2018

By |2018-12-05T12:58:42+00:00December 5th, 2018|

'Doing Life': Pushing Beyond Fear. Mark E. Smith — 'The Wheelchair Junkie' — Has Died. Wheelz Takes on the 50 Footer! Gawker Classification System. Habitat for Humanity: An Affordable Path to Home Ownership.

‘Doing Life’: Pushing Beyond Fear

By |2018-12-03T10:02:39+00:00December 1st, 2018|

Living a fearless life after a spinal cord injury doesn’t mean living with a lack of fear. In fact, it’s the opposite. It’s having fears and choosing to go forward despite them. Kenny Salvini talks with other wheelers about how doing life post-SCI requires a special kind of fearlessness tailored for the unique challenges we face.

Girdlestone Surgery for Hip Complications

By |2018-12-01T09:22:24+00:00December 1st, 2018|

Q. I’m 35, T8 paraplegic, and I’ve been having severe spasticity in my leg. It feels as if my sitting posture has become crooked. A set of X-rays show that my hip is chronically dislocated. My doctor recommended getting a Girdlestone procedure...

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