With love in the air and Valentine’s Day near, you might need some inspiration to choose wheelchair-friendly activities. Check out my suggestions below: 1. Cooking Together to Stay Together Cooking together is one of those simple activities you can’t go wrong with. Plus you get a prize at the end — a tasty meal. Have […]
Brian and Tiff get a second chance at true love — after Brian’s accident. Also: Getting physical when physicality is limited.
The process of sexual self-discovery starts with the realization that sexual response after injury will not be the same as it was before.
Try Googling “spinal cord injury and sex therapy.” The results may surprise you, especially if you’re a woman. Most of the links are to information about men — fertility, ejaculation, penile implants and the whole world of male enhancement drugs. For women with SCI, finding trustworthy, reliable sex advice and information is a struggle. Mostly, […]
Team USA’s quad rugby captain is passionate about being the best father and husband he can be.
Decades earlier, I might have felt a twinge of sadness as I mourned my inability to join them.
Eve Hampton, 27, became paralyzed at age 13 of traverse myelitis and, like so many people with spinal cord injuries, she still carries a part of that young girl with her. Undergoing such a traumatic experience is why Robert Pratt felt a kindred connection to Eve, as he had a severe leg injury while serving […]
As a single lady wheelchair user in the dating scene currently, I know exactly what’s going on, like exactly, in the mind of the typical straight American male. And let me share with you a bit of what I’ve discovered — it’s just as dismal as you’d expect. The biggest hurdle I keep coming across […]
When I was in rehab, after the whoops that put me on these wheels, my class got well enough that the docs figured we were ready for The Talk. “Your sex life …
“Normal person here — human being,” is the perfect description Trenton Cochran, 12, gives of his sister Lindsay Cochran, 10. Lindsay was born with SMA, a rare neuromuscular disability that affects her ability to walk. She was never able to crawl or walk before becoming a powerchair-user. I’ve heard a lot of ways to say […]