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Living Right: Parenting on Wheels

Life can change in an instant.

A car crash, a violent crime, even a sudden sports injury can leave someone in a wheelchair for the rest of her life.

For women who are moms, it may be tough to envision ways to maintain parental authority while coping with a physical disability.

Katie Boomgaard shows us how, with a lot of determination and planning, families can thrive in tonight's Living Right.

Major rehabilitation centers, like Shepherd Center, also coach parents in wheelchairs about household and equipment modifications that can make life with kids easier, everything from side-opening cribs, to baby carriers and tools that are perfect for easily opening jars of food.