Friday, April 23, 2021

Tag: Sexuality and Reproductive Health

Pregnancy In Women With Spinal Cord Injuries: What To Know

It is important to find a physician who understands your unique situation. Many women with SCI report this being the hardest part. Planning to have children is an important decision that most women will make...

Fertility following spinal cord injury

Information for health professionals Spinal cord injury (SCI) is a devastating neurological condition that can impact on every aspect of the injured person’s life, including their reproductive health and fertility. SCI causes significant disruption to male...

Electrical stimulation technique helps patients with spinal cord injury

For many individuals with spinal cord injury, restoring autonomic functions – such as blood pressure control, bowel, bladder and sexual function – is of a higher priority than walking again. Paralysis (loss of muscle function)...

Male Fertility After a Spinal Cord Injury

Spinal Cord Injury Fertility Management - The Men’s Clinic at UCLA Spinal Cord Injury Fertility A spinal cord injury is a devastating event in a man’s life. Many spinal cord injured men are told that they...

Quadriplegic woman to give birth to baby boy

BENTON (KATV) - Finishing your second year of law school while single and pregnant certainly can't be easy. Add on the fact you're a quadriplegic confined to a wheelchair and it may seem impossible...

Can you still enjoy intercourse if you’re severely disabled? This bride-to-be, who has no...

Sophie Morgan was left paralysed after a car accident in 2003, aged 18; Has no sensation from the waist down but has no complaints about intercourse; Sophie thought she'd live in celibacy, and discovered...
Female Fertility after Spinal Cord Injury

Female Fertility after Spinal Cord Injury

https://youtu.be/_dG3sfuxvXU Diane M. Rowles, MS, NP Nurse Practitioner, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab (Formally the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago) https://facingdisability.com/expert/diane-m-rowles-ms-np I always want to tell people that the likelihood of getting pregnant is the same as it...

Sexuality of the disabled often overlooked

While few caregivers would think twice about assisting a person with disabilities in the bathroom, many feel squeamish about advising or assisting that same person in the bedroom. The sexuality of people with disabilities, many...