>Autonomic dysreflexia

The key is knowing your baseline blood pressure, triggers and symptoms.

>Bladder management

Understand how paralysis affects bladder management and health.

>Bowel management

Paralysis disrupts the bowel system, causing various complications.

>COVID-19 and Spinal Cord Injury

Symptoms of COVID-19 appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus.

>Deep vein thrombosis

DVT is a blood clot that forms in a vein deep in the body.


Pain is a signal triggered in the nervous system that can be debilitating.

>Respiratory health

Navigate the impact of paralysis on the respiratory system.


A life-threatening condition that arises from the body's response to an infection.

>Skin care

Limited mobility coupled with impaired sensation can lead to pressure sores.


Varies from mild muscle stiffness to severe, uncontrollable leg movements.

>Upper extremity care

Got arm, shoulder or wrist pain? If you're pushing a wheelchair, you are not alone.

>Webcast: SCI & swelling

Nurse Linda discusses how to manage swelling in the hands and feet.

>Webcast: Bone fractures

Candace Cable's personal experience with paralysis and bone fractures.

>Webcast: Complications

Nurse Linda on how to stay healthy while managing secondary complications.

>Webcast: SCI & aging

Nurse Linda discusses issues related to aging and spinal cord injury.