Yearly Archives: 2005
Mike Schlappi’s most popular presentation, “If You Can’t Stand Up, Stand Out”, helps his audience realize that the best way to predict their future is to create it. His message includes humor and motivation as he tells his personal story — A story that began with a tragic shooting accident has evolved into a lifetime of lessons and victories. Although Mike was paralyzed, his dreams were not. Mike uses a media presentation and his Paralympic medals to teach his “Bulletproof Principles for Success”.
LONDON, England — British surgeons hope a new procedure using stem cells from the lining of the nose will help mend severed nerves of paralyzed patients and may one day allow them to walk again.
Neuroscientist Geoffrey Raisman discovered 20 years ago that the cells responsible for sense of smell are good at renewing themselves.
When these cells were injected into the spines of rats they appeared to help cure damage to the nervous system.
Assistive Technology for people with a disability who find operating a computer difficult, maybe even impossible. This web site will direct you to adaptive equipment and alternative methods available for accessing computers
Social Security Disability Video Guide for adults that walks you step-by-step through application forms and shows you how to apply.
Neurotech Network of The Society to Increase Mobility is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization focusing on users and potential users of neurotechnology. Charged with a mission to provide information to and for the users and potential users of neurotechnology and to encourage both the growth and the direction of developments in the neurotechnology industry, this organization will fill a needed void to better serve those that may benefit from technology advancements.
The mission of the Canadian Paraplegic Association (CPA) is to assist persons with spinal cord injuries and other physical disabilities to achieve independence, self reliance and full community participation.
Products for Accessible Living – Accessible showers & baths, kitchens cabinets, counters, and shelving, basins & faucets, wheelchair & access ramps. Complete line of safety grab bars. Products for Accessible Living.
Wheelchair Store – Direct to Consumer & Corporate Sales. Wheelchairs from $99. Mobility Scooters from $589. Accessories, Ramps, Bath Aids, Rollators & Rolling Walkers. Medicare Wheelchair Applications Accepted.
Austin’s journey begins early 1992. His grandma grandpa and dad lived in Modesto a fairly large city in California. We heard of a house and acres in Don Pedro California a small mountain town about forty miles from Modesto. Chuck and I rode up there one afternoon to look at the house It was then a dream not knowing what the future was. So in a month we were all moved and settled .
SCI-International Mailing List from orthoPoint! for people living with SCI (Spinal Cord Injury) worldwide. Share ideas, find new friends. Everyone may join this list, no Devotees. Talk with people from all over the world.