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Spinal Network: The Total Wheelchair Resource Book
Date:5/14/2009

All New 4th Edition

NEW YORK, May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 4th edition of New Mobility magazine's Spinal Network: The Total Wheelchair Resource Book, the definitive resource for anyone who uses a wheelchair is now available.

This 400-page guide provides information on health, adaptive sports and recreation, accessible travel, disability rights, relationships and sexuality, fertility and parenting, adaptive technology, spinal cord research and much more.

The book is spiral bound to make it easy to handle from a wheelchair and goes beyond the informative with dozens of profiles of individuals with paralysis who are thriving members of the community. From soccer moms to well-known radio hosts, these survivors represent a true cross-section of people with spinal cord injury and disease.

The Los Angeles Times reports, "Spinal Network: The Total Resource for the Wheelchair Community" should be kept within reach by all wheelchair users and their companions."

The New York Times says, "Often straight forward and informative, it is sometimes whimsical...an everyman's guide to life as a paraplegic."

Published in conjunction with New Mobility magazine and United Spinal Association, the book is available at Amazon.com, www.spinalnetwork.net or by calling 888/850-0344, ext. 209.

Spinal Network topics also include:

  • Up-to-date information on activity-based recovery, the 21st Century therapy championed by the late Christopher Reeve
  • Objective analysis of overseas stem cell treatments
  • Details on how to live independently
  • Tips for landing a job
  • Innovators in the world of art, entertainment and media
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