Let The Paralympic Games Begin

The 2018 Paralympic Winter Games begins with the Opening Ceremony today in PyeongChang, South Korea.

Mar 9, 2018
New Bill Takes Aim At The ADA

Last month, the House of Representatives passed a bill that will make it harder for Americans living with disabilities to sue public establishments fo

Mar 8, 2018
Tips and Tricks to Living Better with Paralysis

Annie, who has been living with a spinal cord injury for nearly two decades, has picked up a few tricks over the years.

Feb 28, 2018
An Honest Wheelchair Love Story

CNN covers a young woman named Kristen as she takes us along on a first date – all from the seat of her wheelchair.  She says, “We all ha

Feb 2, 2018

The esteemed Public Radio host John Hockenberry and world-famous artist Chuck Close were both accused of sexual improprieties.

Jan 11, 2018
Opening An Eye On Disability

Nancy Root felt “radioactive” after she started using a wheelchair. Old friends have disappeared, people avoid eye contact, or don’t acknowledge

Dec 21, 2017
Balancing Professional Life with Caregiving

Suddenly taking on the role of a family caregiver can be life-changing. Whether it’s for an elderly parent, or a family member with a disability, ju

Dec 18, 2017
New Sit-or-Stand Wheelchair

This first-of-its-kind manual standing wheelchair gives users to ability to move from both a standing or a sitting position. It’s operated by a hand

Dec 11, 2017
Doctors with Disabilities

Dr. Cheri A. Blauwet, a physician in rehabilitation and sports medicine, sustained a spinal cord injury as a child.

Dec 8, 2017
Video: The Ultimate All-Terrain Wheelchair

This electric, all-terrain wheelchair gives users access to extreme terrain – off-road, up hills and through water, mud, gravel and sand – sim

Dec 7, 2017
ALIVE AT 55! By Ben Mattlin

For someone like me - born with a progressive neuromuscular condition called spinal muscular atrophy - that feels like a big milestone.

Dec 5, 2017
Eleven new sports and disciplines apply for Paris 2024

Eight new sports and three sport disciplines have expressed an interest in applying for inclusion in the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games.

Nov 30, 2017