In the United States, all voting places, procedures, and ballots are required by law to be accessible to persons with disabilities. These requirements were put into effect by the Americans with Disabilities Act.
However, … Read the rest
Starting a new chapter in life is usually an invigorating challenge that I like to take on wheels first. Moving, on the other hand, is almost always a stressful endeavor no matter your circumstances. When … Read the rest
Disabled people, especially wheelchair users, want to know how to live a healthier lifestyle while sitting, and with health complications that may come from a disability diagnosis. They want to be stronger so they can … Read the rest
There are so many important new products being developed in the mobility lifestyle realm right now. We want to help fuel this momentum of innovation by sharing some exciting new inventions for you to consider, … Read the rest
Thinking back to my childhood I recall playing the “what do you want to be when you grow up” game with other kids. My answer was always a resounding “mermaid.” The water has always been … Read the rest
If you get married in your early 20’s I’m sure life after marriage, especially newlywed life, is comprised of sex, unicorns, and rainbows! However, I think when you get married in your mid 30’s or … Read the rest
As the 30 minute mark passed while waiting on hold for Blue Cross and Blue Shield my mind started to wander. I opened up an old hard drive of my mother’s with photos spanning back … Read the rest
Italy is not only beautiful, but a well-established favorite of many wheelchair travelers.
Imagine starting your day by gazing into the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean Sea. Envision yourself exploring some the oldest and most … Read the rest
On October 17th, 2019, Congressman Elijah Cummings passed away while at Johns Hopkins Hospital; 3 years earlier he was speaking at the Democratic National Convention. The words he spoke on that stage in Philadelphia will … Read the rest
Surviving after a spinal cord injury is a daunting task that takes the expertise and help of medical professionals including surgeons, doctors, nurses, physical and occupational therapists. Thriving after a spinal cord injury … Read the rest
Has this ever happened to you? You want to go to the local MeetUp group, or there’s a concert in town, or there’s a festival that has beer and bacon! … Read the rest