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Aaron Baker, Shield HealthCare's Spinal Cord Injury Lifestyle Specialist

Aging with Spinal Cord Injury

We all age... and many things that were once easy become more difficult. This is true for everyone, but especially people with a spinal cord injury.

Aaron Baker
How I Maintain A Positive, Optimistic and Flexible Frame Of Mind

A Pivot Mindset

How I Maintain A Positive, Optimistic and Flexible Frame Of Mind I will begin with full transparency...

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father with a spinal cord injury

Welcome Home, Baby!

My fear of becoming a father with a spinal cord injury vanished the moment Cayla was placed in my arms. I was scared I would not have the energy or strength to spare to rear another life. I was wrong.

Aaron Baker
Mindful Movement with SCI

The Meaning of Mindful Movement

I often use the term mindful movement when describing how I manage my time, energy and risk with a...

Aaron Baker
celebrate safely

An Unconventional Holiday Season

Celebrate Safely With the holidays fast approaching and COVID-19 seeming to make a second surge, our...

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weightless environment for sci

The Benefits of Water Therapy

A Weightless Environment For SCI Wellness Water is the abundant and essential compound of which all...

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spinal cord injury first 90 days

The First 90 Days: Spinal Cord Injury Recovery

The onset of a spinal cord injury is devastating on so many levels, for so many reasons, not only...

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spinal cord injury awareness month

September Is…

Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month With the advent of social media, it seems every calendar month...

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can I be a good father with a spinal cord injury

Can I Be A Good Father With A Spinal Cord Injury?

Fatherhood Fears For many years I have held a worrisome little fear in the back of my mind: “Can I...

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accessible adventure travel organizations

How to Find Accessible Adventures

My Top 7 Accessible Adventure Travel Organizations Despite COVID-19 getting in the way of...

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YouTube Live Event: Ask the WOCN:  March 18
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I have c6 injury and I have lots of spasm in my whole body. What can you suggest to help?
I have found that consistent stretching, light exercise, plenty of water, quality food and rest all affect my spasticity.