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Advocacy is a powerful thing. Yet taking part in the act is sometimes as simple as telling your own story. Recently, MedPac ,  voiced support for "site-neutral" payment. The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission is a nonpartisan legislative branch agency that provides the U.S. Congress with analysis and policy advice on the ... more...
Posted by Community Admin on Life After Paralysis Mar 24, 2015 3:50 PM EDT
The first few months after my spinal cord injury were similar to being lost in a fog at night. Like many of my peers, I was suddenly paralyzed and adrift in a world that I had never expected. There were pains originating from areas I could not identify, and itches in places that my inert hands could not scratch. With my neck immobilized to prevent further ... more...
Posted by Michael Collins on Life After Paralysis Mar 24, 2015 1:42 PM EDT
As a parent and caregiver, I am always interested in understanding the journey of other family members impacted by paralysis. I first learned of Malini Goel as a star member of Team Reeve in which she raised considerable funds in honor of her father, Dr. Arun Goel, who sustained a spinal cord injury at C2-C3 in 2006. When her father was first injured, he was ... more...
Posted by KarenLeGrand on Life After Paralysis Mar 23, 2015 10:10 AM EDT

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