Mia and her mom

Getting real on TV

Once upon a time I could blend into a crowd anonymously. Such is how it was for the first 15 years of my life until I unexpectedly got paralyzed and became a wheelchair user. With the new outer identity, I […]


‘Push Girl’ Mia Schaikewitz: Mission accomplishing!

My life ended and began again when I was 15-years-old. When a blood vessel (AVM) unexpectedly ruptured in my spinal cord leaving me a paraplegic, I thought my life was over. I felt lost, alone and hopeless. How could I […]