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  • The Diving Accident That Led to My Spinal Cord Injury

    You always hear that life can change in a matter of seconds; in just the blink of an eye; one single unforeseen instance that you never imagined could happen to you. We all want to believe we’re invincible, right? It could never possibly happen to you. At 23, I was cocky enough to think I […]

  • EasyStand Zing MPS Pediatric Standing Frame

    We’ve been exceptionally busy the last few months here at EasyStand gearing up for the release of a product unlike anything else on the market: the Zing MPS! A lot goes into designing a new product: market research, countless hours of design (HUGE shout out to our amazing in-house R&D team!! They are seriously brilliant.), obtain […]

  • Kids' Remarks About My Wheelchair

    Kids really do say the darndest things. I have never minded when kids come up to me and ask their crazy off the wall questions about my injury or my wheelchair. Over the years I’ve compiled a list of off the wall comments and questions asked to me by small children, some including my own daughter. Here […]

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  • Reinventing the Wheel Stories of Life After Spinal Cord Injury

    I’ve been on the Internet almost since the very beginning, and in the entire time I’ve been browsing, looking at disability-related stuff, I’ve never seen anything quite as impressive as the online art exhibit Reinventing the Wheel: Stories of Life After Spinal Cord Injury. You know the online scene has really come a long way […]

  • Road Trips After a Spinal Cord Injury

    Back in the good old days of my early 20′s I loved going on road trips. Long road trips across several states to hang out and party with friends I hadn’t seen in a few years. Times have changed on this end. Toddlers and teens do not have the appreciation for a car trip that […]

  • Five Must Have Holistic Remedies for the Child With Special Needs

    DISCLAIMER: Always consult your child’s doctor before adding any supplements to his or her routine. Although herbal supplements are natural they have been known to interact with many common medications. Remember that natural does not necessarily mean safe or compatible with specific medical conditions and only a qualified physician familiar with your child’s medical history should […]

  • Revisiting the Scene Where Your Spinal Cord Injury Occurred

    Every time I go to my brother’s place, I always drive by my accident scene. You know, the place where the big horrible thing happened; my annoying spinal cord injury. If you have one as well, I’m sure the place where your accident happened gives you the heebie jeebies too. Or maybe it doesn’t. Maybe […]

  • Weather and Wheelchairs

    How does the weather effect a wheelchair user? The weather has a great deal of influence on your day if you are disabled. As if we didn’t have enough to think about before? I guess not, because there it is in your face. How’s that 2,000 degree Florida sunshine feeling when you can’t sweat below […]