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New Year – New Goals!

Because of my spinal cord injury, my body is consistently inconsistent. If consistency is the key to completing new objectives, how do I reach my goals?

Aaron Baker
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Mobility in the City Video: Los Angeles – with Aaron Baker, SCI Lifestyle Specialist

In this video about using a wheelchair in Los Angeles, Aaron explores the public transportation scene by heading all over town.

Aaron Baker
Holiday Wellness Tips

Holiday Wellness with a Spinal Cord Injury – 10 Tips for Holiday Treats

Ten simple holiday wellness tips for a guilt-less, digestion friendly, holiday season for those with a spinal cord injury and those without!

Aaron Baker
wheelchair accessories

Wheelchairs – Not Your Grandfather’s Chair (Part 3 of 3)

Is this final part of Aaron Baker's three-part look at wheelchairs, he introduces readers to customization and accessories.

Aaron Baker
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Wheelchairs – Not Your Grandfather’s Chair (Part 2 of 3)

Part 2 of Shield HealthCare's Spinal Cord Injury Lifestyle Specialist about wheelchairs features three manufacturers boasting the latest in design and tech.

Aaron Baker
spinal cord injury changes gut bacteria

Study Suggests Gut Bacteria Can Aid Recovery From Spinal Cord Injury

Researchers from Ohio State University recently discovered that spinal cord injury changes gut bacteria, which can potentially impair recovery of function.

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
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Staying Fit in a Wheelchair | Ask Aaron

In this Ask Aaron, James wants to know about staying fit in a wheelchair from Aaron Baker, Shield HealthCare's Spinal Cord Injury Lifestyle Specialist.

Aaron Baker
2016 paralympics

2016 Paralympics

The 2016 Paralympics stories were great this year! Learn more about Aaron Baker's tough road to trying to find some Paralympic glory.

Aimee Sharp
Manual Wheelchair Sillas de ruedas

Wheelchairs – Not Your Grandfather’s Chair (Part 1 of 3)

Coming from professional Motorsports and being a wheelchair user for the past 17 years, I can appreciate a finely-tuned machine that is built for the user.

Aaron Baker
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Nerve Pain | Spinal Cord Injury

Shield HealthCare's Spinal Cord Injury Lifestyle Specialist discusses different types of nerve pain and gives tips on how to cope with it.

Aaron Baker
Webinar: Managing Stress as the Parent of a Child with Special Needs
I have progressive MS and I find it hard sometimes to have a positive attitude. How do you reach out to others?
The psychological roller coaster of life can be dramatically amplified by a physical condition like MS or spinal cord injury - no doubt! ...

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