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(4) Jewel SP self-propelled wheelchair.(Innovations)(Innovation in Motion)(Brief Article)

(4) Jewel SP self-propelled wheelchair.(Innovations)(Innovation in Motion)(Brief Article) 4 JEWEL SP SELF-PROPELLED WHEELCHAIR Innovation In Motion P.O. Box 507 Angola, IN 46703 (800) 327-0681 (800) 232-0599 (fax) (260) 668-5677 (260) 668-8967 (fax) george-gear@vestil.com www.vestil.com/wc The Jewel SP–a tilt-in-space, self-propelled manual wheelchair–incorporates the construction features of the Jewel AP, which is attendant propelled. This chair’s base […]

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New video on pregnancy and delivery. (Just for Women).(“Reproductive Health for Women With Spinal Cord Injury: Part 2–Pregnancy and Delivery”)

New video on pregnancy and delivery. (Just for Women).(“Reproductive Health for Women With Spinal Cord Injury: Part 2–Pregnancy and Delivery”) The video “Reproductive Health for Women With Spinal Cord Injury: Part 2–Pregnancy & Delivery” is available. It is the second in a series on reproductive health to address the unique healthcare issues related to obstetric […]

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Motivation.(Letter to the Editor)

Motivation.(Letter to the Editor) Delany, Dudley Thank you so much for featuring Dr. Laurance Johnston’s fine article on chiropractic in the treatment of spinal-cord injury (Healing Options, November 2003). Hopefully it will motivate many SCI patients to avail themselves of the services of a chiropractor. In 1995, I retired as an SCI nurse from the […]

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The breath that refreshes. (yoga and meditation for the disabled)

The breath that refreshes. (yoga and meditation for the disabled) Galas, Judith Stretching, relaxing, breathing deeply – these are the basic elements of yoga. Sitting in a wheelchair or lying in bed – anyone anyone can do simple yoga routines anywhere, anytime. For hundreds of years this ancient Eastern practice has invigorated the bodies of […]