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TheParaplegicChef

United States
My name is Megan and I am The Paraplegic Chef. I'm 24 years old, and my spinal cord was injured in an ATV accident in November 2007 at age 22. My passion in life is to spread Spinal Cord Injury Awareness anyway that I can, and also be a friend to any others who are injured and just need someone to listen. I was a chef before my accident, and when I became wheelchair bound I didn't let that...

TOUCANCAN

WESTON, Florida
I AM FORTUNATE FOR HAVING A GOOD HEALTHY HEART, BOTH PHYSICALLY AND EMOTIONALLY.  HOWEVER, I AM CURRENTLY RECOVERING FROM A TRAGIC AUTO ACCIDENT.  THE IMPACT WAS TRAUMATIC AS I SUFFERED A SPINAL CORD INJURY..  YOU CAN IMAGINE MY SHOCK WHEN I WOKE UP IN THE HOSPITAL AS A QUADRIPLEGIC AND I WAS INFORMED THAT I MIGHT NEVER WALK OR USE MY HANDS AGAIN.  SINCE THEN I HAVE...

hussein

nairobi, Kenya
i am 63 years old with 4 children , living in nairobi kenya, i am electrical engineer .i suffered spinal cord injuries on L1 AND L5 hence my legs became disable i can not walk nor can stand .i walk with walker frame for 30 metres then my legs and knees give up.i am on wheel chair past 3 years, well i can do all my work by myself with very little assistance from my wife.

Theracycle

California
Hi there. If you're interested in learning about exercise therapies for movement disorders including Parkinson's disease, Multiple Sclerosis, spinal cord injuries, stroke, diabetes, obesity, etc. please visit us at The Theracycle Blog at http://blog.theracycle.com Follow us on Twitter: @theracycle  Email us: pr@exercycle.com  Thanks, --Patrick for...

Charlie Mosbrook Patient Expert

Cleveland Heights, Ohio
Challenged Athlete Foundation grant recipient Charlie Mosbrook turns to the world of handcycling to continue his pursuit of endurance sports. A two time Ironman finisher, Charlie suffered a spinal cord injury in 2010 interupting his training before being introduced to adaptive sports.

Braxton P. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenComplimentary & Alternative Medicine

Pagosa Springs, Colorado
Blog author Braxton Ponder is a Licensed Acupuncturist whose work has taken him around the world, exposing him to a broad range of healthcare systems and practices. He draws upon this background, as well as his ongoing clinical experience, when he offers news analysis and commentary about healthcare and healthy living. His articles also examine insurance systems and policy decisions that affect...

Beth Morton Health Maven

Canada
Recently diagnosed with Breast Cancer and off work while I go through treatment (surgery, chemo, radiation). I am 43, married for 17 years to Brad, and we have 2 boys - Zach is 14 and Carter is 11. I run outdoors year round and have done 3 half marathons (one in the snow). I want to do a full marathon at least once. I plan to spend time outdoors walking or running as I go through my treatments.
Communities: Cancer, Breast Cancer

Jill N. Registered DieticianHealth Maven

San Francisco, California
I am a Registered Dietitian who teaches cooking, specializing in vegatarian, vegetable and pressure cooking. I am the author of a cookbook The Veggie Queen: Vegetables Get the Royal Treatment and a DVD Pressure Cooking: A Fresh Look, Delicious Dishes in Minutes. I am also a freelance writer on food, health, nutrition and other interesting topics. I maintain 2 websites...
Communities: Vegetarian

Hisham A. Health Maven

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
I am a general dentist practicing in south florida. I grew up in Toronto, Canada, recieved my B.Sc. of Science in Human Biology from the University of Toronto, and completed my Doctorate of Medical Dentistry degree from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale. I am a member of the American Academy of the History of Dentistry, Florida Dental Association, and the American Dental...
Communities: General Medicine

Stephanie C. Patient ExpertHealth Maven

New York, New York
In 2005, I was diagnosed with a life-threatening neurological disorder, CIDP (Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy). I had to spend a year undergoing intensive treatments and chemotherapy. I fought back, started two companies, and am working each day at my own kind of wellness.
Communities: Healthy Living, Allergies