LASCI Visits with Neuroworx Rehab Participants in Salt Lake City

by Lisa

In mid-April, while many people were vacationing on Spring Break, LASCI founder Bert Burns was continuing the LASCI roadshow, taking our free motivational program to Salt Lake City, Utah for a special appearance at Neuroworx. Neuroworx is a rehabilitation facility that aims to promote the rehabilitation of spinal cord injuries and other neurological conditions and… Read More

Best LASCI Resources in 2013: Readers’ Choice

by Lisa best-lasci-2013

Here are the top five LASCI blog articles offering lifestyle resources and helpful information that were most popular with LASCI readers throughout 2013.  We’re sharing them again in case you missed one of these fantastic resources! 5.  Travel Tips for Friends Who Use Wheelchairs Prior to starting a leading  urology supply company, UroMed, in 1996,… Read More

LASCI Visits Spinal Cord Injury Patients at Baton Rouge Rehab Hospital

by Lisa BRRHbertqueen

The week before Thanksgiving, LASCI founder Bert Burns and UroMed representative John Perez travelled to Baton Rouge, Louisiana to make a special stop before the holidays. Fifteen years ago, Burns created LASCI as a way to help people achieve a successful life after their spinal cord injury. As part of that mission, Burns delivers LASCI… Read More

The Silver Lining of Blended Families by Bert Burns

by Allison

Editor’s Note:  One of the most common questions we get at LASCI events revolves around relationships, especially marriage and divorce as the issues surrounding these family situations are more complex after a spinal cord injury or life-changing event. SCI experts will tell you that divorce rate statistics are about the same for wheelchair users as… Read More

Why School Matters After Your Spinal Cord Injury by Eric Kolar

by Allison

Editor’s Note: At 15-years-old, Eric Kolar never could have imagined that one night out with his friends would change his life forever.  Today, C6-7 quadriplegic Eric Kolar works for UroMed, one of the nation’s largest urology supply companies.  Outside of work, he volunteers as a peer counselor for the non-profit program, Life After Spinal Cord… Read More

UroMed Sponsors Beyond The Chair’s 2013 Golf Benefit & Fundraiser

by Allison

On June 1, 2013, UroMed joined forces with Beyond The Chair to support and sponsor their fundraising efforts during the organization’s 1st Annual Beyond The Chair Golf Benefit held at Silverhorn Golf Club of Texas.  Based in San Antonio, Beyond The Chair exists to provide an improved quality of life for individuals with spinal cord… Read More

What LASCI Means to Me

by Allison

Editor’s Note: Bert Burns started UroMed, one of the nation’s largest urological supply companies, at a time when it was difficult for people with spinal cord injury to find home medical supplies, especially catheters for home delivery.  But did you know that LASCI is even older than UroMed? Bert began his motivational speaking career, and… Read More

Why Walk When You Can Roll?

by Allison

UroMed founder, Bert Burns, was recently the subject of his 11 year old daughter Emma’s, school assignment, ‘Who is your hero?’. Emma’s heartwarming narration of how her dad became a quadriplegic, and later became her hero and inspiration, reminds us that we all are heroes to someone in one way or another.  Why Walk When… Read More

Neuroworx Foundation

by Allison

Editor’s note: As a Physician, Dr Dale Hull was used to helping patients. When his life literally turned upside down after a fall on a trampoline, Dr. Hull had to re-learn everything. After his recovery, he knew he wanted to continue helping patients, but in a different way. Part 5 of 5 part series.  I’m… Read More

Dr. Dale Hull’s Olympic Dream

by Allison

Editor’s Note: As a Physician, Dr Dale Hull was used to helping patients. When his life literally turned upside down after a fall on a trampoline, Dr. Hull had to re-learn everything. After his recovery, he knew he wanted to continue helping patients, but in a different way. Part 4 of 5 part series. In… Read More

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