When Michael Gore stands, it's a triumph of science and engineering. Eleven years ago, Gore was paralyzed from the waist down in a workplace accident, yet he rises from his wheelchair to his full 6-foot-2-inches and walks across the room with help from a lightweight wearable robot. Full story
Rick Hoyt and his son Dick have biked and raced across the country for the last 30 years, completing 1,100 races, and have never once finished last, despite the fact that Dick is in a wheelchair. The duo took part in the Boston Marathon, and said the bombings have only added to their resolve. TODAY’
Paralyzed pup has a new lease on life thanks to homemade wheelchair. WNCN's Derick Waller reports.
epa03712892 Young women in wheelchairs and their partners perform at the beauty contest for disabled people which use wheelchairs 'Miss Independence 2013â€™ in Moscow, Russia, 22 May 2013. Eleven participants took part at the final of the the beauty contest for disabled people which use wheelchairs.
Hannah, a student at the Perkins School for the Blind who spends most of her time in a wheelchair, competes in a race at the 67th annual Eastern Athletic Association for the Blind track and field tournament hosted at the Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown, Massachusetts May 18, 2013. Blind r