Monday, June 21, 2021

Tag: Skin Care

Health Maintenance Toolkit: A guide for people with a Spinal Cord Injury

icare, together with Royal Rehab and the John Walsh Centre for Rehabilitation Research, is proud to share the Health Maintenance Toolkit. The toolkit is a guide to help people with a spinal cord injury (SCI)...

Spinal-cord injury spurs second act for Francesco Clark

Francesco Clark’s life is all about channeling his passion. The Bronxville man cares deeply about what he does, which makes any recognition all the sweeter. So when Clark was named a 2014 Martha Stewart American Made...

Wheelchair Unbound

Newly published author Francesco Clark speaks to Tonic about his near-death spinal cord accident and how he’s defied the odds and taken back control of his life. On the first night of June in...

ADA publishes practice guidelines for nutrition care for patients with spinal cord injury

The American Dietetic Association has published new evidence-based nutrition practice guidelines for registered dietitians on nutrition care for patients with spinal cord injury. The guidelines contain systematically developed recommendations to assist practitioners in appropriate nutrition...

The scourge of bedsores is being confronted

What do you know about bedsores? They come from too much pressure on your skin in one place for too long. If you are paralyzed, and have no sensation, say, on your butt, you...

Beauty is his business

Francesco Clark was an athletic, 24-year-old fashion assistant at Harper's Bazaar who dreamed of one day becoming editor in chief of GQ magazine. Then he dove into a swimming pool on a June evening in...

New U.S. Medicare Policy Encourages Healthier Approach to Bladder Management and Catheter Use

Coloplast supports critical change in Catheter guidelines giving consumers choices, cutting healthcare costs and reducing exposure to bacteria MINNEAPOLIS, Aug 11, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- People using intermittent catheters no longer need to re-use their...

Everett taking nothing for granted

Coloplast supports critical change in Catheter guidelines giving consumers choices, cutting healthcare costs and reducing exposure to bacteria MINNEAPOLIS, Aug 11, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- People using intermittent catheters no longer need to re-use their...

PROBLEMS PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED ATHLETES FACE

The number of physically impaired athletes, who includes wheelchair athletes, amputees, and athletes with cerebral palsy, visual impaired and intellectually impaired athletes has substantially increased over the years. Physically challenged athletes have similar injury rates...

An Oregon Tale

RECENTLY MY OLDEST son, Noah, graduated from the University of Oregon. He wore the traditional cap with tassel as a concession to his mother’s prodding. The gown, however, bothered him. Where the hell did...