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Brand-New Adaptive Chrysler Minivan and SCI Research Update Read

14 February 2017, 10:03 pm

We hope your 2017 is off to a great start! We’re thrilled to be bringing our new Spinalpedia.com into the new year! Among our new features, you will find SCI Portals, Mentor/Mentees signups and private messaging system. You will also find our usual can’t-miss SCI videos and content. We recently uploaded a brand new video...

Determined2heal Founder Featured on CBS Read

9 February 2017, 8:42 pm

On top of mentoring SCI families through SPINALpedia.com, we also organize and sponsor thrilling adventures that turn heads and change the way our participants face future obstacles. Watch our founder Josh Basile talk with former Hall of Fame Redskin Darrell Green on CBS Great Day Washington about our 2016 adventures and how we empowered 150

Meet Our Silver Sponsor: Numotion Read

7 February 2017, 6:46 pm

Our Silver sponsor, Numotion, played an instrumental role in making the Cuba voyage come true. Numotion is a leading mobility equipment and medical supply provider with locations across the country (map below). Their specialized team of professionals help thousands of persons with disabilities every year stay active and independent through their sales of mobility equipment...

Meet Our Silver Sponsor: Coloplast Read

3 February 2017, 6:58 pm

Coloplast was a key sponsor that helped make Dreaming with Adventurous Wheels to Cuba possible. Coloplast is a well-known and trusted urology and continence care company that makes many products you’ve heard of before. In addition to catheters, they also sell several other important intimate healthcare products. Coloplast started as an ostomy product manufacturer decades...

Meet Our Gold Sponsor: United Spinal Association Read

31 January 2017, 10:08 pm

Our Gold sponsor, United Spinal Association, was a major supporter of the Cuba adventure. The organization’s efforts and talented “New Mobility” team brought the journey directly to the paralysis community through the magazine’s incredible storytelling and reach. History United Spinal Association was founded in 1946 by paralyzed WWII veterans from New York City who were...

Meet Our Platinum Sponsor: Kennedy Krieger Institute Read

30 January 2017, 9:45 pm

Our Platinum sponsor and our BIGGEST SUPPORTER that helped make our Cuba adventure a reality is the Kennedy Krieger Institute. Located in Baltimore, Maryland, the Kennedy Krieger Institute is a world-renowned institution that is dedicated to improving the lives of children and young adults with a wide range of disabilities and disorders, through patient care,

We Will Be at the Abilities Expo Dec. 2-4 in DC! Read

25 November 2016, 10:10 pm

Are you a fan of the Abilities Expo? If so and you’re planning on going to it’s Washington D.C. stop December 2-4th, please stop by and see us! Determined2heal/SPINALpedia will have a booth at the event and are looking forward to sharing what we do with all of you! Register for free to attend the...

SPINALpedia Executive Director Honored for SCI Research Awareness Work Read

10 November 2016, 8:35 pm

Paralyzed for 23 years, read about our executive director Tiffiny Carlson’s recent honor from the Morton Cure Paralysis Fund for her work highlighting SCI research in journalistic form. Read more...

SPINALpedia Brings Six Paralyzed People to iFLY Loudoun Read

20 October 2016, 7:46 pm

Last night, Determined2Heal and SPINALpedia attended iFLY Loudoun’s indoor skydiving All Abilities Night. We invited a total of four quadriplegics and two paraplegics. Our story was covered by the local CBS news. Click here to watch the segment If you’re looking for a fun excuse to get out of your wheelchair, then indoor skydiving is...

Determined2heal Founder Creates Slingshot Golf Read

15 September 2016, 6:56 pm

Slingshot Golf is an adapted sport for folks of ALL SCI levels. An able-bodied assistant, and specialized slingshot and pendulum are required. See how it’s played as demoed by our founder Josh Basile, a lifelong golf junkie and C4-5 quadriplegic who created this sport. Watch...