Community Forum

Note: Some articles edited to fit space.

John K. Fink, M.D., SPF Medical Advisor

HSP Progression


Community Forum

Accepting A Cane
Accessible Vehicles
Aide dogs
All Fall Down
Bidets – A Practical Aide
Canes – selection and use
Caregiver Stress Signs
Clothing hints for the wheelchair bound ladies
Disclosing to a potential employer
Dos and Dont’s for friends
Drugs – Issues with safety and side effects
DUI also refers to medication
Everybody knows, nobody cares (accepting devices)
Hand controls for your car
Home safety check-list
Massage – a medical tax deduction
Pain Management and Treatment
Patterned electrical neuromuscular stimulation
Scooters – thoughts to consider before buying
Tips on shoes
Stair Glides – suggestions
Medtronic Pump Recall
Wheelchair Thoughts and After Thoughts


Speech, Bulbar

Living with Bulbar Symptoms
Speech Tips


Stretching, Exercises

Stretching Exercises
Why exercise is important to us


Gene Testing

Gene Testing
Gene testing – an opinion article


Social Security

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
How Disability Determination Works – Behind the Scenes


My Diagnostic Story

My HSP Story
My HSP Story
My PLS Diagnosis


Appreciation, Inspiration

Lessons Learned
Letter to the Special People in My Life
Living with Disability
Open the Cage – dealing with a new identity
Perspectives from a loved one
Meditation as Medicine
No Slowing Down for Liz


Community Recommended Products

Recommended Links
Be A Savvy Wheelchair Buyer
People That Can Help


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