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Monthly Archives: September 2003

Your Legal Options

Anyone who has suffered a spinal cord injury or serious back injury should consult with a lawyer as soon as possible to determine their legal rights. There is no charge or commitment for such...

Research In Sci Treatment

Drug Treatments For New Injuries NOTE: It is important to realize these drugs are not a cure for chronic (long-term) spinal cord injuries. It is heart-ening to note, however, that treatments finally are available to...

Treatment and Cure Research

Summary of Basic Science Research As you can see by the facts detailed above, the problem of CNS response to injury is incredibly complex. No one theory or approach will overcome all of the effects...

The Model Spinal Cord Injury Care Systems

The Model Spinal Cord Injury System program, sponsored by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR), Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, US Dept of Education, provides assistance to establish innovative...

Law Firms & Attorneys

Law Firms & Attorneys Specializing in Spinal Cord Injury Cases Brain Injury Law Center Based in Hampton, VA, and recognized nationally as a legal advocate for the traumatically injured, Stephen M. Smith has practiced brain injury...

Social Security Disability Benefits

When to apply: You should apply as soon as you become disabled. If you apply for Social Security, Disability benefits will not begin until the sixth full month of disability. The Social Security disability waiting...

Assitive & Adaptive Technology

ABLEDATA The premier source for information on Assistive Technology. ABLEDATA is a federally funded database whose primary mission is to provide information on assistive technology and Rehabilitation equipment available from domestic and international sources. The...

Associations & Orgs

American Paraplegia Society Dedicated to improving the quality of medical care delivered to persons with SCI. Promotes research and the review of scientific findings. American Spinal Injury Association (ASIA) Group of medical and other professionals engaged in...

Communities

AccessDome A Global Community dedicated to individuals seeking or offering products, services, information, and participation in ensuring that the Web is accessible to people with disabilities, including people who have physical and neurological disabilities. Beauty Ability Helps...

Disability Directories

Disabilities Online A guide to information concerning disabilities available on the World Wide Web. Database has more than 500 sites - which includes both Canadian and US-focused sites and resources. Created and maintained by editors...