Daniela never could have imagined the bond she would develop with her Canine Companion for Independence, Z-Dog.
To get a better sense of how Hurricane Maria impacted wheelchair users and people with disabilities, we spoke with Gretchelle Dilan, the founder of United Spinal’s Puerto Rico chapter. A lifelong resident and a wheelchair user, Dilan says she had never seen anything like Maria.
Marcela's become one of the faces of the ReWalk exoskeleton and has enjoyed a wild ride around the world.
Breakdancing didn’t have the same appeal for Randy after SCI but he found a new hobby miles away from the dance hall.
After three broken necks and countless surgeries, Kenneth Ryno eventually found his calling.
It takes quite a bit to steal the stage from a 6-foot-five-inch tall musician decked out in gold chains and jewelry, but when Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz took the stage in Tucson, Arizona, this August his custom wheelchair did just that.
Converting a bus to an accessible home on wheels.
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?
Working in his local SCI community, he saw a need and wanted to help address it.