08/24/2014 - 6:20pm
In his old wheelchair, 15-year-old Mark Delamere would have struggled to get to the Gloucester beach where he spent many summers.
08/21/2014 - 5:42pm
Not even paralysis can keep Amy Van Dyken-Rouen down.Less than three months after suffering a spinal cord injury that left her paralyzed below the waist, the six-time Olympic swimming champion was able to stand and walk on Thursday with assistance from a...
08/17/2014 - 10:03pm
How Paraplegic Scaled Mount KilimanjaroAllAfrica.comDeogratius Chami is a paraplegic who has passed through a lot of hardships in the last 29 years, facing physical limitations capped with success. Against all odds, Chami has been successful...
08/16/2014 - 11:02am
Have you ever noticed how many articles focus on the children having fun? What about us? Where’s our fun in this crazy job called parenting? Being a disabled parent means many things to many people. The one thing it doesn’t mean is that we...
08/12/2014 - 3:43am
Some saw combat. Some did not. Some were wounded in war. Some were not. Yet all 650 men and women streaming into Philadelphia this week to race one another along the banks of the Schuylkill, or shoot targets, swing bats, swim, or compete for medals at...
08/11/2014 - 4:40am
AP PHOTOS: Adaptive program at rowing club allows disabled people to participate in the sport
08/10/2014 - 8:18pm
Australia are the new wheelchair rugby world champions following a physical 67-56 defeat of Canada.
08/09/2014 - 12:30am
She may be paralyzed from the waist down, but that didn't stop Amy Van Dyken Rouen from going sailing today.The gold medal swimmer took her therapy to a Colorado reservoir where she proved that recreation and rehabilitation can sometimes be the same...
08/08/2014 - 5:33am
Building upon previous research, scientists at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Veteran's Affairs San Diego Healthcare System report that neurons derived from human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC) and grafted into...
08/07/2014 - 1:08am
Recent studies have shown that transplanting induced pluripotent stem cell-derived neural stem cells (iPS-NSCs) can promote functional recovery after spinal cord injury in rodents and non-human primates. However, a serious drawback to the transplantation...