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Writing about carers is personal....

Most every family will live their lives safe in the knowledge that only Grandma and a rare visiting Auntie will see them in their favourite Disney PJ’s, yawning on the way to their morning ablution. 710 more words


Patrick Matoole

Dr. Matoole has devoted his career to providing comprehensive and compassionate neurological care to patients. He has spent the past 13 years doing so at JWM Neurology, P.C., a trusted provider of both pediatric and adult neurological health care. 142 more words

Health Care

Avoid toxins and unnecessary calories for a healthy SCI and carer diet

I love lists, I make lists for Monday, I write lists for Woolworths, I mark on my hand, to remind me with a single letter, of something I would otherwise forget for another week. 762 more words

Take Care Of Yourself

Have a look at what's on in Sydney.

Emily and I have been venturing out even in this winter weather. We have been investigating new venues and revisiting old favourites. The NSW State Library is a handy meeting place on Macquarie Street as fairly central in Sydney and there’s a great little cafe, bathed in sunshine the day we went. 683 more words


A practical guide to help address health complications in SCI through nutrition

Our delightful SCIA Walk On therapist asked me to read and review – Eat Well, Live Well with Spinal Cord Injury and other Neurological Conditions… 353 more words


Our Recent Trip to China!

Kunming China July 2014

Darren & I spent 5 days recently at the Kunming Tongren Hospital in Kunming, China to check out their “Walking Program.” The idea was to see what the program is all about, and meet the Doctors and other people participating in the program. 694 more words

Push To Walk

Robotics for Rehabilitation: Indego


There is no doubt that robotics is changing and improving the field of healthcare. While there are many brilliant products being introduced in this field, it is the robotic exoskeleton that I personally find the most amazing. 158 more words