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Monthly Archives: June 2005

Stem cell advocates plan strategy

HOUSTON, Texas (AP) -- Scientists gather routinely at the Texas Medical Center to share research. But they are meeting this weekend in enemy territory...

Spinal experts urge footy rule changes

A review of spinal cord injuries in Australian footballers has sparked calls for rule changes in both rugby union and rugby league. Apart from the...

Scrap the scrum, says Alan Jones

A new study, published yesterday in the Medical Journal of Australia, shows seven of 23 rugby players who sustained acute spinal cord injury between...

3D atlas will help navigate the spinal cord

Professor George Paxinos and Dr Yuri Koutcherov of the Spinal Injuries Research Centre at the Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute have been awarded...

We have to overcome this hope barrier

Ten minutes after a recent announcement that South Korean scientists had discovered an efficient way to produce stem cells, the world's largest spinal cord...

Spinal cord unit provides support for whole family

HOWLAND — Patients touch balloons, pick up bean bags and tighten bolts in Forum Health Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital's Occupational Therapy room. They are part of...

Developing Nervous System Sculpted By Opposing Chemical Messengers

La Jolla, Calif. -- A newborn baby moves, breathes and cries in part because a network of nerves called Motor neurons carry signals from...

Fetal Cells Nix Rules, Fix Hearts

Ten heart failure patients who received controversial fetal stem cell injections are all showing signs of rapid recovery three months after the treatment, surgeons...

Caring for Your Baby’s Health – What New Dads Need to Know

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 6, 2005--Awaiting the birth of a newborn can be as daunting as it is exhilarating for many dads-to-be. Many expectant fathers...

One-man pot crusade begins

Packs loaded with hemp energy bars, hemp pretzels and medical-marijuana petitions, Hermosa political activist Bob Newland set out for Sioux Falls on Sunday afternoon...