Navigating Marriage from the Seat of a Chair by Bert Burns

by Allison

Editor’s Note:  This is our second article in a series on dating and relationships.  The first story discussed dating, and this one is about marriage.  Now that you’ ve found your special someone, you might be talking about getting hitched.  Below, LASCI founder Bert Burns, a C6-7 quadriplegic, shares his thoughts on navigating marriage as… Read More

Instead of Climbing on a Bull, Paraplegic Wade Leslie Heads Outdoors

by Allison

Editor’s Note: Wade Leslie, of Quincy, Washington, is the only man in the history of bull riding to ride a perfect ride. He and the bull scored 100 points each – all the points that can be scored by the bull and the rider in professional rodeo bull riding. Some say there is no possibility… Read More

UroMed Sponsors 4th Annual Kernan Adapted Sports Festival

by Allison

On September 8th, UroMed proudly sponsored the 4th Annual Kernan Adapted Sports Festival at the Kernan Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Hospital in  Baltimore, MD. Current and former Kernan patients, as well as those living with disabilities in the community, were able to participate in a variety of sports including wheelchair basketball, adapted golf, boccia ball, and… Read More

Paraplegic Randy Pullings and his Intense Physical Therapy

by Allison

Editor’s Note: When 37-year-old Randy Pullings of Jacksonville, Florida, almost died in a motorcycle accident, he made a dramatic change from the person he was to the person he is today. He went from being totally focused on living big and making money to being a minister and humanitarian. Here’s the story of his transformation…. Read More

mobileWOMEN.org Magazine Spotlights UroMed’s Female Hometown Heroes with Spinal Cord Injuries

by Allison

For the next several months, mobileWOMEN.org magazine will be sharing the stories of UroMed’s Hometown Heroes as an inspirational program for their readers.  An online magazine for women who use wheelchairs, mobileWOMEN.org often posts interviews  with women who are leading successful lives in terms of their families, sports involvement and career achievements. See the latest… Read More

Randy Pullings Life Was Changed in a Blink of an Eye

by Allison

Editor’s Note: When 37-year-old Randy Pullings of Jacksonville, Florida, almost died in a motorcycle accident, he made a dramatic change from the person he was to the person he is today. He went from being totally focused on living big and making money to being a minister and humanitarian. Here’s the story of his transformation…. Read More

Ms. Wheelchair Oklahoma Jesa Lopez Discusses Her New Career

by Allison

Editor’s Note: Jesa Lopez of Oklahoma, an avid dancer, had planned to travel the United States with a dance troupe and forego her senior year in high school to begin her dancing career as soon as possible. But then life put a huge obstacle in her way – an insurmountable obstacle, most would believe. However,… Read More

Quadriplegic Jesa Lopez Turns Disaster into Dance

by Allison

Editor’s Note: Jesa Lopez of Oklahoma, an avid dancer, had planned to travel the United States with a dance troupe and forego her senior year in high school to begin her dancing career as soon as possible. But then life put a huge obstacle in her way – an insurmountable obstacle, most would believe. However,… Read More

Quadriplegic Jesa Lopez Gets Involved and Moves on with her Life

by Allison

Editor’s Note: Jesa Lopez of Oklahoma, an avid dancer, had planned to travel the United States with a dance troupe and forego her senior year in high school to begin her dancing career as soon as possible. But then life put a huge obstacle in her way – an insurmountable obstacle, most would believe. However,… Read More

Quadriplegic Jesa Lopez Decided She Wouldn’t Let Her Disability Stop Her

by Allison

Editor’s Note: Jesa Lopez of Oklahoma, an avid dancer, planned to travel the United States with a dance troupe and forego her senior year in high school to begin her dancing career as soon as possible. But then life put a huge obstacle in her way – an insurmountable obstacle, most would believe. However, at… Read More

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