New research shows that adapted yoga improves balance and flexibility, contributes to a stronger and faster gait, and increases strength and endurance during stroke rehabilitation.
Next week the United Spinal Association and the National Spinal Cord Injury Association will Roll On Capitol Hill to speak up for the rights of people with disabilities
If you live in the San Francisco and want something to do with the kids the weekend of July 6-7, you’re in luck.
- By Laurie Watanabe
- Jun 21, 2012
The Braun Corporation has announced that Mike Bruno, of Bruno Independent Living Aids, and Sam Schmidt, of Sam Schmidt Motorsports, have joined the senior management group as strategic investors.
Scientists at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center have uncovered a gene mutation responsible for spinal muscular atrophy with lower extremity predominance (SMA-LED).
Michael Johnson, who is only 19, hopes to be the first paralyzed driver to compete in the Indy500.
The 2012 SMA Annual Conference kicks off June 21 in Bloomington, Minn.
United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) has launched a new online encyclopedia for children, youth and teens ages 6-17 with chronic illnesses and disabilities.
On May 19, IM ABLE hosted its ninth Got the Nerve? Triathlon in Mount Gretna, Pa.
Health and Human Services (HHS) will award $25 million to support Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRCs) in nearly every state over the next one to three years.
On Memorial Day, paratriatheletes from across the United States competed in the 2012 USA Paratriathlon National Championship in Austin, Texas.
Members of the 2012 U.S. Paralympic Wheelchair Rugby Team have been selected.
Last month, Ralph Braun, founder of the Braun Corporation, was honored at the White House as one of 14 Champions of Change.
After receiving repeated threats of legal action from representatives for the Illinois Attorney General, the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) has filed for declaratory judgment against the Illinois Attorney General.
The American Stroke Association is conducting a nationwide hip hop video contest to educate people about stroke.
Chrysler Group hosted an event at its headquarters to increase employee awareness of wheelchair accessible vehicles and adaptive mobility equipment options and debut its new Automobility Program Web site.
Special Needs Group's Accessible Travel Advocate course for travel agents is making traveling for people with mobility conditions easier.
- By Elisha Bury
- Jun 01, 2012