03/10/2014 - 9:12am
After eight weeks of physical therapy, Carson Tueller is finally home from the hospital after a life-changing accident. Friends and neighbors kept busy renovating his home for the highly anticipated day of his return.
03/07/2014 - 6:15am
Michael Glen is happiest when he’s in his red chair, floating thousands of feet in the air and looking down at the world shrinking beneath his feet. He’s untethered here, free from the limitations of the black wheelchair waiting for him on...
03/06/2014 - 1:24pm
The Social Security Administration is moving to tighten rules that would require people applying for disability benefits to present the government with all relevant medical information – even if it says they can work.
03/05/2014 - 12:11pm
Some disabled-rights advocates slammed a Florida hospital for "putting salt in the wound" of its most vulnerable patients. The Jackson Health System said it will end free parking for disabled drivers visiting its facility to enable two hours of...
03/04/2014 - 1:01am
The ReWalk exoskeleton allows paraplegic patients to stand upright and walk, climb stairs and reap other health benefits from getting out of a wheelchair
03/01/2014 - 11:30am
Paralyzed Veterans of America announced today that Brad Keselowski, driver of the No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion and 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion, will be partnering with Paralyzed Veterans to help raise awareness about the organization...
02/26/2014 - 5:00pm
SHORT HILLS, N.J., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, a leading nonprofit dedicated to curing spinal cord injury and improving care for people living with paralysis, announced it has awarded $500,...
02/23/2014 - 3:47am
The 2014 Women’s World Wheelchair Basketball Championship will be held at Toronto, Canada this year, and the draw has been announced.
02/21/2014 - 8:35am
Softwheel's new technology ensures wheelchair users don't come to any harm when going down stairs.
02/19/2014 - 1:19pm
As a hockey fan, I love the intensity and talent of the Olympic games and watching my favorite players from the NY Rangers playing for their respective countries. Not long after the Olympics wrap-up, the Paralympic Games begin so in preparation, here...