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The Quadriplegic Rockstar

Gerald Christian | Posted 09.19.2014 | Impact
Gerald Christian

Today music has become one of the most important joys in my life -- it's the greatest medicine and therapy. Everything I have faced and accomplished in the past 14 years as a quadriplegic would not be possible without music.

Just Play

Rob J. Quinn | Posted 09.07.2014 | Impact
Rob J. Quinn

Old Forge had many shortcomings, but one of its greatest accomplishments was providing a place where kids with disabilities were just kids.

Experts Told This Artist Her Dream Was Impossible. It's A Good Thing She Didn't Listen

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 03.31.2014 | Good News

British artist Sue Austin continues to push forward in ways even top experts never thought possible. Austin, who has been using a wheelchair for n...

AMAZING: Student Walks After 10 Years In A Wheelchair

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 11.11.2013 | Teen

Thirteen-year-old Tyler Bain stole the show last Tuesday at Pine Tree Junior High's final home game when he did something amazing. He walked. T...

8 Ways To Move Forward When You Can No Longer Walk

Posted 10.18.2013 | Impact

By Tiffiny Carlson, The Mobility Resource There are a lot of nightmare scenarios no one wants to personally experience. One is getting a phone call...

Minnesota Group Leads Way In Bringing Adaptive Sports To Schools

AP | KYLE POTTER | Posted 04.02.2013 | Impact

ST. PAUL, Minn. — After a tough 5-1 loss, Jordan Anderson was sweaty, short of breath and sorry he hadn't played stronger defense during the flo...

The Most Dominant Athlete in the World -- It's Not Who You Think

Ryan Madden | Posted 12.11.2012 | Sports
Ryan Madden

Esther Vergeer is, without hyperbole, the most dominant athlete living today -- and you've probably never heard of her.

The Olympic Games Really Worth Watching

Bill Lawson | Posted 09.17.2012 | Impact
Bill Lawson

So as you enjoy this year's Olympics, please also take a minute to enjoy the Paralympics. And then please start a conversation about wheelchair sports in your hometown. If you know any veterans who use wheelchairs, tell them about wheelchair sports.

Who Is The Most Dominant Player In Professional Sports Today?

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 12.03.2011 | Sports
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

Any sport: golf, tennis, baseball, football, basketball, soccer, hockey, skiing, no matter. Unless you guessed Esther Vergeer you are wrong.

Disabled Iraq War Veteran Gets Inspired... And So Can You

Eric Frazier | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Eric Frazier

For most people, the road to recovery starts when they enter a rehabilitation hospital. For me, my recovery process started when I left my final rehabilitation hospital and joined a team called World T.E.A.M. Sports.