Understanding Catheter Sizes

Which catheter size is best for you? Learn all the lingo so you can have an informed conversation with your doctor.

8 Cool Home Handicap Accessible Bathrooms

One of the most important things to do when creating an accessible home is making the bathroom wheelchair-friendly. You’ll need wider pathways, hand rails, and a sink that you can roll up to, among other things. Unfortunately, the changes that make your bathroom handicap accessible can also take away from its visual appeal. But it…

6 Wheelchair-Friendly Summer Camps

Is finding an accessible summer camp on your to-do list right now? If your child has a spinal cord injury, the number of camps that you can choose from is growing every year. Some camps cater specifically to kids who use wheelchairs, while others have incorporated ADA compliance into their camp layout and activities. Whichever…

It’s EMS Week! Here’s How to Honor EMS Professionals

If you or your loved one experienced a traumatic spinal cord injury, or an emergency complication as a result of SCI, then it’s likely that an emergency medical professional has come to your aid. Every year, EMS workers, their patients and other medical professors take time to bring awareness to the accomplishments and challenges of…

Help Your Relatives Make Their Homes Wheelchair-Friendly

It’s time for family reunions and 4th of July cookouts, and your wheelchair doesn’t have to stop you from enjoying that time with your relatives. Unlike public buildings, most homes don’t have to meet standards for accessibility. And your family members may not be thinking about how often you need to cath or how your…