Ability-wise they may be an odd couple but they are transforming the resources available to people with SCI in Northern CA.
One way they grew quickly is by skirting the regulations under which traditional taxis have to operate.
Whenever anyone tells me how inspirational I am, I think back to Nike’s famous 1993 commercial featuring NBA-legend Charles Barkley.
So in cold weather I was spending an increasing amount of time hiding indoors. And I’m really susceptible to cabin fever, so that sucked big-time. Then I’d give myself the old blower pep talk.
Q. As a person with a hidden disability, I am constantly struggling with the feeling of being unfairly judged or even attacked by people who do not understand my needs or issues.
Sarah Foley wants to ignite other women wheelchair users with an undeniable glow of healing, self-acceptance and friendship.
What’s a kayaker to do when the water’s so high he can’t sit up without smacking his head on a tree? Well, he grabs tape, foam and plastic sheeting, and invents a prone kayak.
In the old days, if you had a heat-sensitive disability, you sat in air conditioning or wore a cooling vest. Today moisture-wicking fabrics are available.
Beached Wheel. I never thought I’d camp again after my injury. Eventually though, I hired my first male caregiver ...
I finally got my service dog! His name is Bernie and he's the best.