LASCI Community Offers Advice to Newly Injured Spinal Cord Patients

by Lisa

UroMed has a vibrant peer support community, known as Life After Spinal Cord Injury, that exists to encourage and motivate others to connect with new friends and resources after SCI.  With more than 52,000 friends on Facebook, LASCI has daily posts that entertain and engage our audience.  A recent post turned the tables though and… Read More

LASCI Sponsors NSCIA Greater Boston Chapter’s RISE Above Paralysis Annual Gala

by Lisa

National Spinal Cord Injury Association-Greater Boston Chapter’s (GBC) RISE Above Paralysis Annual Gala was held in Boston, Massachusetts on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at the Hyatt Boston Harbor overlooking the beautiful Atlantic Ocean. The event celebrated all those affected by spinal cord injury as well as the work of Elmer Barters, who was an advocate… Read More

LASCI Members Share Advice on Adjusting to Life After Spinal Cord Injury

by Lisa

We are continuously welcoming new LASCI members who are adjusting to life after spinal cord injury. As a support resource, we often call upon our Facebook followers to give support and advice to fellow members who have specific questions or struggles. Recently, we received a question that is universal for people who are new to spinal… Read More

Boston Abilities Expo Features Life After Spinal Cord Injury [LASCI]

by Lisa

For more than three decades, the Abilities Expo has succeeded in improving the lives of Americans with disabilities, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals. This unique forum features three days of cutting-edge products and services, compelling workshops, fun-for-the-whole-family activities and has become the leading event for the community of people with disabilities (PWDs). The Abilities Expo reaches… Read More

LASCI Travels to Pennsylvania & New Jersey Rehab Hospitals

by Lisa

In August, the LASCI roadshow continues as we are taking our free motivational program to Pennsylvania and New Jersey for special appearances at Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital, Magee Rehabilitation Hospital and Kessler Rehabilitation Hospital.  Join the fun with LASCI founder Bert Burns as he visits with in-patients, clinical staff, family members and caregivers at all three facilities!… Read More

LASCI Leads as Largest Online Spinal Cord Injury Support Group Worldwide

by Lisa

Life After Spinal Cord Injury [LASCI], the free motivational program offered by UroMed, reached an amazing milestone in August 2014 as the group continues to grow in popularity and membership online.  Today, with more than 35,000 followers on Facebook, LASCI is the largest online support group for people with spinal cord injury — in the… Read More

UroMed Sponsors San Antonio Sports 2014 All Can Ski Event at Sea World

by Lisa

The 22nd annual San Antonio  Sports All Can Ski is set for August 19, 20 & 21 and will take place at SeaWorld San Antonio on Sea World Lake!  Uromed is a proud sponsor of this year’s outing, contributing scholarships to cover the cost of financially-challenged participants who are members of Rolling Inspirations, a peer support… Read More

Get Out & Enjoy Life with LASCI’s Accessible Travel Contest

by Lisa

It’s time for the Get Out, Enjoy Life 2014 contest with SPORTS ’N SPOKES, Life After Spinal Cord Injury (LASCI), and Wheel:Life. Three sponsors. Triple the chances of winning. In 2011, we introduced you to the idea of exploring your world and sharing those experiences with us by submitting your outdoor sporting or recreation pictures…. Read More

Celebrate Wedding Wednesdays with LASCI!

by Lisa

As the LASCI roadshow travels the country, with Bert Burns speaking to spinal cord injury peer support groups at hospitals nationwide, a common thread always emerges in the questions we receive from participants at our events. “Will I ever get married?” “Can I have kids?” “Am I going to be alone after my injury?” Understandably,… Read More

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

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