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Monthly Archives: February 2006

Paralyzed football player making strides

Nat Little gently wraps his arms around Tamela Johnston and squeezes with all the strength he can muster. "Good," the personal trainer tells him. "It's getting stronger." A simple hug is a big step for the...

New hope for spinal cord injury patients

ISLAMABAD: Tiny nerves taken from the rib cage, fortified with a powerful growth inducer and transplanted in the spinal cord significantly reversed paralysis in rats with spinal cord injuries. That’s the finding of a study...

Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation

The Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation helps individuals overcome spinal cord injuries and other neurological disorders by funding scientific research, medical treatment, rehabilitation and technological advances. The Foundation also raises funds to improve quality of...

We Love You Kari .org

Moments later, everything changed. A pickup stopped suddenly in front of the couple on the two-lane highway. Guzman, who was driving, swerved off the road to avoid hitting the truck. The convertible flipped...

AGGRESSIVE PHYSICAL REHABILITATION

In recent years, a variety of aggressive physical Rehabilitation programs have emerged that seem to restore significant function for many people after spinal cord injury (SCI), even years after injury. This article discusses several...

Wheelchair-bound, Utley stands tall

DETROIT -- If you were looking for the most meaningful story of Super Bowl week, it wasn't at the NFL's annual Media Day extravaganza yesterday, where thousands of reporters gathered to question the Seahawks...