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...
Polite society is much more comfortable publicly discussing how to help cripples die.
For more than 50 years I wore a condom catheter and leg bag every hour, every day and night. Now I go without, with confidence.
The time is now for Cuba to become a wonderful destination for individuals with physical disabilities.
She is about a year old now, such a part of the family that we can’t imagine being without her.
Alicia Reagan; beach access mats; songs about living with disability
10 tips on how to get healthy foods in your diet and save money.
BMW Paralympic Chair; "We Carry Kevan" backpacking across Europe
Q. I am confused about what has happened to parking spaces for those of us who drive vans and must unload from side ramps or wheelchair lifts.
Crip-based words should become part of a new, specialized vocabulary, a grab bag of peppy euphemisms for all occasions.