Living With It
My Spinal Injury Just Means I Can Stop Worrying About Leg Day
"You feel better when you're laughing, even if it's at yourself."
What Happens When a Kid Becomes a Caregiver
"It didn't occur to me that I was taking on these roles. I just did them because I loved her."
Quadriplegic Man Regains Use of Arms with Brain-Computer Interface
So far the system is only temporary, but offers new hope for paralysis.
Watch Paralyzed People Control Machines With Their Thoughts
And feel a little better about the world.
11 Great Things That Happened in This Spectacularly Shitty Year
Some stuff actually went right in 2016.
Watch the Highlights of the Most Futuristic Version of the Olympics
The Cybathlon is where athletes with disabilities use robotics to compete.
Can Science Help Paralyzed Women Restore Their Sex Lives?
A new surgery aims to do just that.
We're One Step Closer to Reversing Paralysis
A new implant joins a small set of treatments offering hope to people with spinal injuries.
Once Paralyzed, Victoria Arlen Emerged from a Coma to Become a Champion Athlete
The paralympic gold medalist opens up about waking up from a coma, living with paralysis, and learning to walk again.
Electric Brain Implants Helped A Paralyzed Man Feel Again
A new study reports that microelectrode implants can stimulate otherwise unresponsive parts of the brain.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
Distance Cyclist Danny Chew Paralyzed in Accident
A legend in the Pittsburgh cycling community, Chew had a brief dizzy spell that caused him to veer off the road and lose control of his bike.
Stem Cell Injections to the Brain Could Help Stroke Patients Regain Mobility
Stroke damage is usually permanent, so Stanford researchers were surprised to see some patients regain mobility after receiving stem cell injections to the brain.