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Monthly Archives: January 2011

Man opens rehabilitation centre in Regina to help those with spinal cord injuries

Chris Lesanko is standing and extending his arm for a handshake as the interview begins. The small gesture wouldn't normally be all that remarkable, but Lesanko is a quadriplegic who spends most of his day...

The Site That Breathes

"Life is not measured by the number breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away." This quote has two meanings for me. The first meaning is exactly how it's stated....

Wheelchair games coming to Downtown, Oakland

Tom Strang is proud of his guns. Not just the long-barreled sort he fires in air gun competitions around the country. There are the others, the muscles he has been sculpting nearly every day in...

Tips for Travelers With Disabilities

Determined as she was to explore the Honduras village of Copan, Deborah Sakach learned that her wheelchair was simply not going to work on the village’s cobblestone streets. Still, recalls Sakach, who spent part of...

Paralyzed Man and His Wife Deliver Healthy Baby Courtesy of In Vitro Grant from...

David and Jennifer Sharp of Chester, VA have given birth to a very special baby boy. Colin, born December 8th was conceived through in vitro fertilization (IVF) thanks to a financial grant awarded by...

Paralyzing injury leaves Gainesville couple struggling to make ends meet

‘Everything is falling in on us’ When Sharon Kelly bought into a raffle at Frames You-Nique in Gainesville, she had no idea that it would help her buy groceries. On a whim, she spent the last...

Accelerating Discovery with On-demand LIMS

Cutting-edge spinal cord research team eliminates critical bottlenecks The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, part of University of Miami, Florida, comprises a dedicated team of scientists who are researching a variety of treatment strategies for...

AbleGamers

AbleGamers - a community for the disabled - is the best source for news and game accessibility reviews on the latest video games and devices for disabled gamers. http://youtu.be/BM8iNa87-Po

HOPE, Inc.

To provide mobility, educational and recreational opportunities for children and young adults with mobility challenges and their families.

Yes, ITKAN: Change IT expectations

Abusiness model that empowers leaders, develops teamwork and promotes a strategic vision is part of a Chicago technology group’s efforts to network, update members’ skills and gain greater employment opportunities. Steven Luker, a Portage Park...