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Monthly Archives: January 2005

Clint Eastwood and ‘opportunism’

"I think it's opportunism." Clint Eastwood, talking to the Los Angeles Times's Chris Lee, was referring to the National Spinal Cord Injury Association's statement that his Million Dollar Baby "is saying 'death is better than...

Device Shows Promise for Spinal Cord Injury

SATURDAY, Jan. 22 (HealthDayNews) -- A experimental device designed to regenerate nerve fibers in people with spinal cord injuries shows promise, says an Indiana University School of Medicine study in the January issue of...

Stem-Cell Research Underway at UCI

Hans Stegmann Keirstead, assistant professor and researcher at the Reeve-Irvine Research Center, is revolutionizing medical science through work which prevents rats from suffering degenerative paralyzing effects after spinal cord injuries. Through the use of...

Book: Roll Models, by Richard Holicky

Why do some spinal cord injury survivors succeed after injury and others spiral into inactivity and depression? Richard Holicky, himself a survivor, profiles 53 people and comes up with answers. "I thought life was pretty...