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TEDxYouth@BommerCanyon- Jesse Billauer: "Life Rolls On"

Jesse Billauer "Life Rolls On" at TEDxYouth@BommerCanyon

In his moving talk, Jesse proves that there is often more than one course in shaping your destiny.

Duration: 18 minutes


Adaptive Devices

Adaptive Devices

For Families Facing Spinal Cord Injuries

Duration: 1 minute


Yoga For Your Health: High Level Quadriplegic

Yoga For Your Health: High Level Quadriplegic

Samantha is a high level quadriplegic, despite this, practicing yoga relieves points all over her body of pressure. Different poses helps adjust her spine into alignment.

Duration: 5 minutes


Walkers: How to Choose Wheeled vs Standard

Walkers: How to Choose Wheeled vs Standard

Physical Therapists Bob Schrupp and Brad Heineck present information on how to choose a walker (wheeled or standard) for yourself or for a loved one.

Duration: 11 minutes


Quadriplegic Driving A Wheelchair Accessible Van With An EMC Joystick

Quadriplegic Driving a Wheelchair Accessible Van with an EMC Joystick

A C4 Incomplete ASIA B Quadriplegic finds a van that works for him.

Duration: 15 minutes


Day in the Life: Home Mobility

Day in the Life: Home Mobility

Practical application of bed mobility, dressing techniques on the bed and in the wheelchair, bathroom accessibility and modification. Demonstration of a build in chair lift, education on skin maintenance and integrity, as well as overall home accessibility.

Duration: 14 minutes


Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs

Sheree and Daniel describe how Jade and Barnaby give them more independence and security at home, at work and when they are out and about.

Duration: 6 minutes


Power Chairing in the Snow

Power Chairing in the Snow

Mark E. Smith discusses using a power chair in the snow.

Duration: 2 minutes


Quad Rugby

Everyone Has Their Mountain They Climb

Paralyzed Veterans of America Member and Division 1 Quad Rugby athlete Ryan Lindstrom shares the rehabilitative and restorative power of adaptive sports. "Nobody has a perfect life. Everyone has their mountain they climb and mine is just physical." ~Ryan

Duration: 1 minute


Multiple Sclerosis, the Vikings and Nordic Skiing

Multiple Sclerosis, the Vikings and Nordic Skiing

Follow Multiple Sclerosis patients in the U.S. and Norway on an inspiring journey of heartache, determination and hope as they participate in Nordic skiing to improve their quality of life.

Duration: 1 hour


House Chores From a Wheelchair

House Chores From a Wheelchair

How to perform diverse house chores from a wheelchair.

Duration: 9 minutes


Sport and Everyday Life in a Wheelchair

Sport and Everyday Life in a Wheelchair

Wheelchair basketball and rugby are fast-paced sports, where maneuverability in tight quarters and the durability of the material in one-on-one situations are of crucial importance. But such wheelchairs would be less suitable for everyday life. After all, driving through narrow doors is necessary as well.

Duration: 2 minutes


Choosing the Right Wheelchair Cushion

Choosing the Right Wheelchair Cushion

Part of the Comfort Company's Learn Seating and Positioning Wheelchair Series.

Duration: 4 minutes


Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita Rehabilitation in Water

Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita Rehabilitation in Water

Six-year-old Anna suffers from arthrogryposis multiplex congenita. Her joints are different in structure from healthy joints due to multiple joint contractures which were present at birth. This condition is accompanied by increased muscle weakness. Physical therapist Lynn Grabe of Children's Hospital in St. Paul, MN details Anna's aquatic therapy journey. With the help of the physical therapy pool, Anna's increased mobility and strength have greatly improved her quality of life.

Duration: 4 minutes


Up close and personal with matured residual limb

Up Close and Personal with a Matured Residual Limb

10 months since her amputation and here's what her leg looks like now that all the swelling is gone and everything is all healed up.

Duration: 5 minutes


No Legs, No Problem: Jennifer Bricker Interview Part 1

No Legs, No Problem: Jennifer Bricker Interview

Meet Jennifer Bricker - acrobat, aerialist. Born without legs, Jen was placed for adoption by her natural parents as a baby.

Duration: 14 minutes


Raising Children from a Wheelchair

Raising Children from a Wheelchair

A mother with a spinal cord injury, who shares techniques and valuable information on how to raise a child from a wheelchair. Her helpful tips empower parents to successfully place a child in a crib, change diapers on a change table, and put a child in a jolly jumper, swing or in a child safety harness for outings such as walks or grocery shopping.

Duration: 10 minutes


The Spina Bifida Experience: The Importance of Physical Activity

The Spina Bifida Experience: The Importance of Physical Activity

Parents and individuals living with spina bifida talk about the importance of physical activity.

Duration: 2 minutes


Robot Arm

Robot Arm

An assistive robot arm for upper body disabled persons in a power wheelchair.

Duration: 3 minutes


Adaptive Tools for Preparing Garden Vegetables

Adaptive Tools for Preparing Garden Vegetables

Robyn Keller, a C6/7 quadriplegic, has come up with some tools and tricks she uses to make her time in the kitchen productive and joyful.

Duration: 2 minutes


ZUMBA in a wheelchair

ZUMBA

JoAnne Fluke, a Zumba® Instructor and wheelchair user is paving the way for people with disabilities to enjoy and benefit from Zumba Fitness.

Duration: 4 minutes


Home Modifications Following a Spinal Cord Injury

Home Modifications Following a Spinal Cord Injury

How 5 people living with spinal cord injury have modified their homes.

Duration: 33 minutes


Deep sea diving in a wheelchair

Deep Sea Diving in a Wheelchair

When Sue Austin got a power chair, she felt a tremendous sense of freedom -- yet others looked at her as though she had lost something. In her art, she aims to convey the spirit of wonder she feels wheeling through the world. Includes thrilling footage of an underwater wheelchair that lets her explore ocean beds, drifting through schools of fish, floating free in 360 degrees.

Duration: 10 minutes


Prevent Pressure Ulcers

The 5 Key Messages to Prevent Pressure Ulcers

Prevent pressure ulcers by learning about the 5 key messages, "SSKIN".

Duration: 4 minutes


Spinal Cord Injury House Modifications

Spinal Cord Injury House Modifications

A member of the Canadian Paraplegic Association (Alberta) describes the modifications he has done on his new home.

Duration: 10 minutes


Wheelchair Accessible Home

Wheelchair Accessible Home

Modifications made during the construction of a new home to make it wheelchair accessible.

Duration: 14 minutes


Skin Injury

Skin Injury

Andrew talks about managing pressure sores and skin injuries.

Duration: 2 minutes


Wheelchair Travel Tips on Airports and Plane Flights

Wheelchair Travel Tips on Airports and Plane Flights

Showing you what it's like and tips along the way for wheelchair users to get through airport security, gate and onto a plane.

Duration: 7 minutes


Coping with TBI to Improve Quality of Life

Coping with TBI

Veterans who have experienced TBI, including some who didn't know they had a traumatic brain injury until later, talk about their experiences. Listen as they describe the signs and symptoms of TBI and its effects on their families. By reaching out for help, they were able to overcome these obstacles and live better lives.

Duration: 2 minutes


Dusty

Dusty's Trail: Summit Of Borneo - A Duchenne Story

The movie trailer for Dusty's Trail: Summit Of Borneo, a movie about a young man's journey with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. The story tells about people coming together from around the world to climb a mountain in Borneo for charity to raise awareness for Duchenne.

Duration: 3 minutes


Working Out

Working Out

Practical application of strengthening exercises as well as multiple demonstrations of transfers to/from the wheelchair and work out equipment. Personal testimony to benefits of working out, demonstration of circuit and utilization of free weights from a wheelchair level.

Duration: 15 minutes


Playground for Inclusion

Playground for Inclusion

NBC news story about an inclusive playground.

Duration: 2 minutes


Wounded: The Battle Back Home - Big Sarge - Family/Peer Support

Wounded: The Battle Back Home - Big Sarge - Family/Peer Support

A father's winding journey from soldier, to civilian, to rejoining the military after 9/11 — and the deployments that would forever change his and his daughters' lives. See how he overcomes fractured vertebrae and traumatic brain injury (TBI) to participate in a WWP cycling event and Tough Mudder challenge.

Duration: 20 minutes


ADA Accessible Playground Guidelines

ADA Accessible Playground Guidelines

Information based on the US Access Board Summary of Accessibility Guidelines for Play Areas. The intended audience includes disability advocates, parents of children with disabilities, and others interested in altering and existing playgound or constructing and new play area.

Duration: 6 minutes


Wounded Warrior Project Norbie Lara

Wounded Warrior Project Norbie Lara

Wounded Warrior Project's purpose is to raise awareness and enlist the public's aid for the needs of injured service members; to help injured servicemen and women aid and assist each other; and to provide unique, direct programs and services to meet their needs.

Duration: 1 minute


Peak Potential

Peak Potential

Peak Potential is a volunteer run non-profit organization dedicated to helping children with disabilities reach new heights.

Duration: 6 minutes


Modified games for kids

Let's Play!

Modified games for kids

Duration: 3 minutes


Medicare Coverage

Brief Medicare Summary

AgingCare, an online community for people caring for elderly parents, briefly explains Medicare

Duration: 1 minute


Spina Bifida

The Spina Bifida Experience

Individuals with spina bifida and their parents talk about their lives and spina bifida.

Duration: 5 minutes


Custom Access Ramp System Overview

Custom Access Ramp System Overview

This modular aluminum ramp substructure is designed to be finished with decking, railing and accessories available at Lowe’s. The finished result is eye-opening proof that easier access can be an attractive addition to your home.

Duration: 2 minutes


Installing a Custom Access Ramp System

Installing a Custom Access Ramp System

Installing a Gatehouse Custom Access Ramp System has never been easier. With a few simple steps, you will have your own access ramp.

Duration: 4 minutes


What para-athletes think of the Olympic Stadium

What para-athletes think of the Olympic Stadium

INTENNIS offers an inside look at the Olympic Stadium for the 2012 Paralympic Games.

Duration: 2 minutes


Alana Nichols

Paralympics Preview

U.S. Paralympian Alana Nichols discusses her passion for wheelchair basketball and the impact the sport has made on her life.

Duration: 5 minutes


Lisa Beck Discusses Emergency Preparedness for the Disabled

Emergency Preparedness for the Disabled

Mayo Clinic's Lisa Beck Discusses Emergency Preparedness for the Disabled

Duration: 3 minutes


Redman Chief 107-ZRX Black Hawk Power Chair

Redman Chief 107-ZRX Black Hawk Power Chair

Acclaimed as a manufacturing marvel by Fox Business News, the new Redman Chief 107-ZRX Black Hawk Power Chair boasts a tradition of innovations. The chair redefines mobility with its Drive, Tilt and Stand capabilities.

Duration: 2 minutes


TryMunity

TryMunity Survivors Social Network

TryMunity.com: a new online community for people who have survived traumatic injuries.

Duration: 1 minute


2011 National Veterans Wheelchair Games

2011 National Veterans Wheelchair Games

Highlights from 2011 National Veterans Wheelchair Games.

Duration: 11 minutes


Jay Zip dual covers

Insight into the JAY Inner Cover

Sunrise Medical has released the JAY ZIP pediatric posterior positioning back. Watch this video on the importance of the product’s dual covers.

Duration: 1 minute


Tadpole Adaptive: Leckey Mygo Seating System with Kimba Spring & Hi-Low Base

Tadpole Adaptive: Leckey Mygo Seating System with Kimba Spring & Hi-Low Base

Andrew from Otto Bock demonstrates the Leckey Mygo Seating System with the Otto Bock Kimba Sring and the Hi-Low Base. He shows the modular seating adjustability, pelvic support, folding, tilt in space features, recline and other features.

Duration: 6 minutes


VMI Minivan

Ever Wonder How A Wheelchair Van is Made?

"How It’s Built," a powerful new video that details the conversion process of a Honda Odyssey minivan into a highly specialized vehicle was released to the public on Feb. 22, 2012.

Duration: 10 minutes


MS Home Safety and Accessibility

Making Your Home Work For You - Improving Home Safety and Accessibility

Multiple Sclerosis Association of America's video covering the connection between occupational therapy, MS, and home modifications.

Duration: 1 hour


A Closer Look at Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms

A Closer Look at Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms

Multiple Sclerosis Association of America's part 1 of a video discussing MS symptom management, depression and MS, involuntary emotional expression disorder, and managing spasticity.

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes


Multiple Sclerosis

An Introduction to Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis Association of America's video explaining what Multiple Sclerosis is, dealing with the diagnosis, treatment, learning to manage MS, and more information.

Duration: 1 hour


M300 – Maximum Maneuverability, Superior Performance

M300 – Maximum Maneuverability, Superior Performance

Duration: 1 minute


Harmar AL600 Hybrid Platform Lift

Harmar AL600 Hybrid Platform Lift

Harmar’s AL600 combines the simplicity of a drive-on/drive-off platform with all the benefits of carrying your mobility device inside a vehicle. With only 43” of depth and 32” of headroom required, this is the most compact hybrid lift on the market.

Duration: 1 minute


Harmar AL100 Universal Scooter Lift

Harmar AL100 Universal Scooter Lift

The AL100 is today’s most popular outside scooter lift. The unique hold-down arm automatically secures virtually any scooter without any necessary scooter modifications. This fully automatic lift offers simple, nearly effortless operation and a hefty 350-pound lifting capacity.

Duration: 1 minute


Corpus 3G – Pressure Relief

Corpus 3G – Pressure Relief

Duration: 1 minute


Harmar SL600 Pinnacle Stairlift

Harmar SL600 Pinnacle Stairlift

At only 10” wide when folded (11" from wall when installed), the Pinnacle is the slimmest and most light-weight stair lift on the market. Although exceptionally compact, the Pinnacle boasts a 350lb (160 kg) capacity and comfortable swivel seat.

Duration: 3 minutes


Corpus 3G - Legrest Features and Adjustments

Corpus 3G - Legrest Features and Adjustments

Duration: 5 minutes


Corpus 3G - Armrest Features and Adjustments

Corpus 3G - Armrest Features and Adjustments

Duration: 4 minutes


M300 Field Trial - Marci and Stewart

M300 Field Trial - Marci and Stewart

Duration: 1 minute


Combating Hospital-Acquired Infections

Combating Hospital-Acquired Infections

Hospital-related infections like sepsis are important to catch early. That's why San Diego hospitals are involved in a statewide initiative to prevent these infections. KPBS Health Reporter Kenny Goldberg takes a look at what one San Diego hospital is doing to protect patients.

Duration: 4 minutes


Paralyzed Veterans of America Public Service Announcement

Paralyzed Veterans of America Public Service Announcement

Paralyzed Veterans of America's service announcement featuring Army veteran Capt. Eric Lorence and the OPERATION: PAVE employment program.

Duration: 30 seconds


Meet the Riders

Meet the Riders

A video featuring several Ralph's Riders Foundation RIDERS, who thrive in both their personal and professional lives despite enormous obstacles, featuring RIDE ON, a song written and performed by RIDER Toby Forrest

Duration: 9 minutes