"Get yourself mentally healthy as soon as you can, and deal with those emotions as soon as you can... Once I accepted that I’m very likely going to be in this chair the rest of my life, it opened up everything."
"Something that I care about deeply is connections, human sexuality, relationships... I’m a doctor in sexual health and I really love helping people regain that feeling."
"Even if you don’t walk, as long as you get to where you need to get and even better, things will happen for the best.”
"Everything that is taking up my free time outside of work now revolves around having a spinal cord injury... and I’ve just become so passionate about becoming a part of this bigger community."
Meet Vincenzo Piscopo, disability advocate and entrepreneur. "After [Dubai] I went to China, to Japan, to Kenya, to Latin America... it was... like my destiny telling me, 'Dude, you have no excuses.'"
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Incomplete injury types (i) may refer to either additional sensation or muscle control below the principle injury level. Click here to read more about level differences.