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“The Strength Coach” Greg Smith’s chair was trashed by US Airways while he was on his way to a gig. Stuck without his headrest for days, Smith endured tremendous neck pain and couldn’t work. The kicker? It could have been avoided if the ground crew had followed Smith’s instructions.

Filing Complaints

NEW MOBILITY asked Kleo King, senior vice president of Accessibility Services and Able to Travel for United Spinal Association, to share her experience on the Air Carrier Access Act, the Transportation Security Administration, and airline accessibility.

Thank goodness Dorothy Nary knew to ask for a conflict resolution officer when a flight attendant insisted she put her ROHO cushion in the overhead compartment! The attendant backed down immediately. “But had I not known my rights, I might have ended up with my ischial pressure ulcer reopening,” says Nary, a research associate with the University of Kansas’ Research and Training Center on Independent Living.

Eight Tips for Easier Air Travel

Able to Travel’s Mary Peterson shares how wheelchair users can take control of their air travel experience.

The High Costs of Walking

The High Costs of Walking

Jessica Harthcock is walking after spinal cord injury. What made it possible?

Jason Becker: In Rare Company

Jason Becker: In Rare Company

Jason Becker was a world-class guitar player when ALS struck. 25 years later, he’s still making music.

Emergency Preparedness for People with Disabilities

Emergency Preparedness for People with Disabilities

Where are we now? What can we do?

After fighting forest fires, climbing mountains, teaching high school and falling off a roof, Murray figures it’s time to take a break.

The Myth of Work

“What do you do?” A dreaded question. How do I answer that?

SCI Life: How to Move On

SCI Life: How to Move On

Greg Businelle: How to Move On; Adaptive Sports Store Aims High; The Ultimate ‘Stay There’ Solution

Crip Buzz: March 2014

Crip Buzz: March 2014

How Others See Us: Our Friend, Our Mom, Our Love

Joanne Smith and Kylie James

Eat Well, Live Well: Liver Flush

One of the best ways to revitalize your body is to cleanse your liver. Here is our spring cleansing menu.

Michael Collins

Everyday Advocacy: Pool Lifts

What’s the deal with pool lifts at hotels and other public accommodations?