Health & Wellness

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The KEY to leading a full life with an SCI is MANAGING YOUR OVERALL HEALTH & WELLNESS! This includes exercising, eating healthfully, managing stress, and many other important issues that you will find in the sites listed in this section. We have included websites that address alternative medical approaches to western medicine, aging with an SCI and finally, substance use and abuse and violence. We need our help with finding more health and wellness sites so please be sure to Recommend a New Site and let us know about them.

UAB Spinal Cord Injury Information Network: Substance Abuse

The site provides resources and general information on substance abuse. The following links provide...

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Substance Abuse
SCI Specific
4.5
New Mobility: Buddhism Plus Disability

A comprehensive listing of inspiring article addressing Buddhism in terms of Spinal Cord Injury...

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Alternative Health
SCI Specific
Newly Injured
4.3
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicines

This site provides an overview of all aspects of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, providing...

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Alternative Health
4.2
American Lung Association

The American Lung Association website does not provide SCI-specific information, but you’ll find...

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Substance Abuse
4.2
UAB Spinal Cord Injury Information Network: Aging with SCI

A good-sized collection of articles related to aging and spinal cord injury, which is hard to find...

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Aging with SCI
SCI Specific
Newly Injured
4.2
Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Aging with a Disability

This site contains fact sheets and several unique articles on aging with SCI. In the article...

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Aging with SCI
SCI Specific
Newly Injured
4.2
NSCIA: Fact Sheets

A great range of medical subjects related to SCI are covered in this section of the NSCIA website. ...

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Living Healthfully
SCI Specific
Newly Injured
4.1
Healthy Living After Spinal Cord Injury: SCI and Alcohol Use

This link from the Toronto Rehab website brings you to a 12 page booklet in PDF format with...

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Substance Abuse
SCI Specific
Newly Injured
4.1
Alternative and Innovative Therapies for Physical Disability

In addition to featuring “The Alternative Medicine Primer for Spinal Cord Dysfunction” (see...

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Alternative Health
SCI Specific
4.1
UAB Spinal Cord Injury Information Network: Alternative Therapies

An easy-to-navigate collection of articles and links to sites about alternative medicine complied...

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Alternative Health
SCI Specific
Newly Injured
4.0
Quackwatch: Your Guide to Health Fraud, Quackery, and Intelligent Decisions

This website provides an extensive collection of articles pertaining to health fraud on the web....

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Alternative Health
Newly Injured
4.0
Colorado Neurological Institute’s CNI Review: Special Issue on Spinal Cord Injury

In this issue of the medical journal CNI Review published during the spring of 1998 there are many...

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Aging with SCI
SCI Specific
Newly Injured
4.0
Alternative Medicine Primer for Spinal Cord Dysfunction

This straight-forward, user friendly, handbook offers summaries on a variety of alternative...

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Alternative Health
SCI Specific
4.0
National Women’s Health Information Center - Abuse of Women With Disabilities

This site is a combination of links to general government sites and articles on abuse and disabled...

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Violence & Abuse
Newly Injured
3.9
Institute on Community Integration: Impact Feature Issue on Violence Against Women with Developmental or Other Disabilities

A collection of articles and resources, mostly focusing on developmental disability, but with some...

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Violence & Abuse
Newly Injured
3.9
Moderation Management

This online organization provides support for problem drinkers; while it is not SCI specific, it is...

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Substance Abuse
3.8
All Walks of Life

The mission of All Walks of Life is the prevention of violence to people with disabilities. This...

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Violence & Abuse
3.8
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