Monday, May 17, 2021

Tag: relationship

A sisterhood for partners of men with spinal cord injuries

After Elena Pauly’s boyfriend sustained a spinal-cord injury in 2016, she turned to Google for guidance on how to navigate the challenges of her new role as both a romantic partner and caregiver. Her search:...

Dating After a Spinal Cord Injury

Don’t let your spinal cord injury tank your self-esteem. Forty-seven people get a spinal cord injury every day in the U.S. That’s more than 17,500 new spinal cord injuries each year. But for each of...

Paralyzed Secret Service agent ready for first Boston Marathon

When Don McGrail first met Garrett FitzGerald out of the Secret Service’s Boston office in September 2015, he noticed a focused, driven individual. And though FitzGerald’s circumstances have dramatically changed since, that hasn’t changed. An accident...

Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Launches New Online Community

To offer greater support and strengthen peer connections across families impacted by paralysis, the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation launched a new online community, Reeve Connect. The forum will serve as a virtual home base...

Interabled Couples Criticize Dr. Phil for Saying You Can Be a Lover or Caregiver,...

Interabled couples are sharing their love on social media following a “Dr. Phil” episode that aired on Tuesday in which Dr. Phil claimed that an able-bodied woman dating a disabled man “can be his lover or...

Salamander gene partnerships could help spinal cord regeneration

Gene partnerships found in salamander could give insights into how spinal cord injuries and neurodegenerative conditions could be better treated. Scientists have identified certain gene partnerships that promote the regeneration of spinal cords. Researchers at the...

Quadriplegic Man’s passion for paddling helps other disabled people adjust

We take so much for granted, but there are those around us who make us feel comfortable with the world no matter what it may throw at you. I believe that thought popped into my...

Groom-To-Be Who Was Paralyzed at Bachelor Party Marries Fiancée Months Later

Meg Alexander and her boyfriend, Brett Greenhill, had one of the best proposal scenes. Brett proposed to Meg after the two completed a 5-mile run together. Meg accepted, and they were one of the...

“The Upside” movie review! A Quadriplegic’s Perspective

https://youtu.be/gF7u5NwYLP4 Roll with Cole & Charisma: We went to see "The Upside" featuring Bryan Cranston and Kevin Hart! We both enjoyed the film and wanted to share our thoughts on how the depicted quadriplegia, the...

Dating After Spinal Cord Injury

https://youtu.be/5iRMv2-yuh4 This Video Is About Dating After Sci And Some Suggestions For Getting Back Out There. More Information visit www.sexualitysci.org