Surviving major surgery — or anything, really — is easier with hope and gratefulness.
Prolonged stress wreaks havoc on our body, often exacerbating other disability-related health conditions.
If I have learned anything over the past 70 years, 50 of them as a wheelchair user, it is that what brings happiness changes with the seasons of your life.
Bar Work in a Wheelchair. The Far Side of Tomorrow - Part Six. Reframed: Quad Hands. Gear Hacks: Modifying for All-Purpose Wheeling. Reading Food Labels.
Six months after flap surgery, my journey toward a new day is almost realized.
I needed someone who could navigate within the system. I needed a case manager who could also be a patient advocate.
Our health care complex can be a swirling black hole, but there is good news.
Coming face-to-face with the unjust, prohibitive costs of a product-driven, profit-based health care system.
Our nation's health care system is a production line, and we are the product.
For many years after my injury I would forget I was in a wheelchair, only to be reminded of it by my reflection in a storefront window.