Issue Contents - 2013 Jan/Feb


Cover Story - The tale of two ships

Take the helm, set the sails and keep watch,regardless of your physical ability and previous sailing knowledge.

Self Esteem - Who's creating your future?

Goals create energy and momentum in our lives.

Diabetes South Africa - It is all about the Insulin

Diabetes is, in a sense, all about insulin. The hormone is central to both the development of the disease and its treatment.

Ida's Corner - Angels that fly

Ever since I heard the saying "angels fly because they consider themselves lightly", I loved it. It reminds me not to take myself too seriously.

Reader Profile - Disability Chamber

Disability Chamber: The business voice for people with disabilities

HotSpot News

The walking speed of Ekso depends on a patients aptitude and condition.

At The Wheel

New car ensures independent living

Product Review - The Comfort Zone

A cushion should suit the disability you have and the wheelchair you are using

Rolling Sport

A brief history of Sport for the disabled in South Africa

Rolling Kids - Against all odds

Never give up, know that there is hope, and always believe in yourself and your dreams..

Amputee Corner

But again in my experience even diabetic patients don't usually lose the second limb.


A special thanks to service providers

Rolling Positive

Inclusion in World Aids Day activities a great success


Taking its Toll

If we allow e-tolling to go ahead, then most companies will expect the consumers to carry the burden of this extra cost

Take courage and study

Fortunately, there are quite a few organisations that provide bursaries and funding for prospective students with disabilities.

Stamping out Intimate partner violence

Many women are still unaware of their rights when reporting abuse and even informed women traumatised by an assault are unlikely to be assertive and insist on their rights

Managing Urinary Tract Infections

How do I know when I have a UTI? What should I do if I suspect a UTI?

Sustainability: much more than a buzzword

Ah that a man's reach could exceed his grasp, or what's heaven made for

A Mother's Heartache

A mother's love knows no bounds

Outdoor adventures

Our beautiful country and climate has so much to offer and you can experience it on a smaller budget, with all the modern facilities and comforts to suit your particular needs.

Love is in the air

I need to love and be loved by someone too who is this too much to ask?

Goodbye 2012, Hello 2013

Have a brilliant 2013 and remember - stay "Off the wall!"