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  • Dating someone with a disability

    Are you questioning whether or not dating someone with a disability is right for you? It’s a good question to ask! There are things in your lifestyle that need to be taken into consideration before making that leap. Disabilities and diseases come in all forms and level of severity. No two people will share the […]

  • Altimate Medical Headquarters

    MORTON, MN – The Altimate Medical, Inc. management team is happy to announce the purchase of Altimate Medical from Invacare Corporation. Management led the buyout with two equity partners, Rockwood Equity Partners and Granite Equity Partners. General Manager, Todd Tholkes, has been named President and CEO and all other Altimate executives will remain in place […]

  • First day of school of Special Needs Boy

    As school starts across the country, I watch as friends post pictures taken sending their little ones…babies, off to Kindergarten. Before I was a parent, I always thought, why the misty-eyed, tearful reaction? What a great milestone to celebrate! Entrance into school to make friends, learn new things, and explore that developing personality! Now, as […]

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  • Protein

    In rehab, doctors and nurses told me everything I should do to protect my skin from breakdown – the right cushion, the right pressure relief positions, what to look for when identifying the beginnings of a pressure sore -but they failed to mention one incredibly important thing that I believe is the most powerful weapon […]

  • SCI Awareness Month

    September is Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month. This is a great time to go over what we know about spinal cord injuries, common misconceptions, and what’s been happening with research. What is an SCI? In short, a spinal cord injury (SCI) is damage to the spinal cord. This damage can cause permanent loss of sensation […]

  • SCI Lessons

    Lessons I’ve learned from my accident… Being involved in a traumatic accident will forever change your life. It can be hard to keep a positive attitude when it seems like you’ve lost everything in the blink of an eye. You are surround by medical bills, loss of mobility, the pain of rehab, and you realize […]

  • Stuck Between CP Land and World Typical

    The Balancing Act in a Time Warp I left Gunnar’s preschool orientation, head swimming with so many thoughts. I’m such a fake, phony, hider, traitor to my Roa. He is off at kindergarten orientation with Daddy while I’m here, in the easy life of World Typical. He has face after smiling face getting up close […]

  • Criptaedo founder Paul Brailer

    In podcast #107, Tiffiny is joined by Paul Brailer, founder of Criptaedo, and they discuss the beginnings of his new organization dedicated to helping people disabilities get healthy again. Seven years ago when he was 35, he made a dedicated effort to finally get healthy after two close friends, who also had spina bifida, passed […]