Even with a perfect cushion, a pressure sore can crop up from a variety of skin insults.
Cozumel just might be the best location for quality scuba diving, friendly service and underwater enjoyment.
Q. I am 55 and in my 20th year as a T9 complete para. Over the past five years the skin on my feet has become quite fragile. I recently developed a pressure sore on my left heel ...
News that a new iBOT is in the works has generated a lot of excitement and questions among wheelchair users.
What's best about the week-long adaptive cycling camp? It's a toss-up between the people, food, and accessibility.
Q. I’m 44 and a T8 paraplegic. I recently found out I have Charcot’s spine and was referred to a surgeon who wants to extend my rods down to L3. He says he has done lots of this type of surgery, but hasn’t done it on someone with a spinal cord injury...
Cuba is only 90 miles from the tip of Florida, but Josh Basile and his friends found visiting Havana is like wheeling into a 1950s time warp.
Q. I’m 49, in my 10th year as a T7 complete para. I take VESIcare to manage my bladder spasms. For me it has minimal side effects, mainly dry mouth and drowsiness, but it’s difficult to tell if the tired feeling is from the drug or life as a para ...
Hollywood’s latest tearjerker, Me Before You, promotes the dangerous message that it is preferable, and somehow nobler, to choose euthanasia than it is to live [...]
Q. About a year ago I noticed I was leaning to the left side of my chair and couldn’t seem to sit straight. I also started ...