Kissinger's Story Part One

Posted by Kissinger Deng, December 15 2016

In the first of a two part series, Kissinger Deng, a Paralympian living in Norway, recalls the events that led to his injury, and his difficult journey towards recovery. It's been far from easy, but there have been many  triumphs along the way and Kissinger is happy to share his whole story with you.

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Topics: Spinal cord injury, users, Lifestyle, sports, Kissinger Deng

A kidney failure almost ended his life — but not his love for it

Posted by Helene Klasson, June 9 2016

Taneli Tenhunen has had a spinal cord injury from birth, and reveals my own prejudice towards those who use a wheelchair. Taneli can’t fly either, but close enough.

He made it to the Paralympics in Beijing and now he is planning his comeback in the tennis court. Next stop Tokyo, 2020!

You can’t fly, right? But probably you don’t think about that much? I can’t walk and I don’t think about that much…
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Topics: Spinal cord injury, Lifestyle