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Monthly Archives: September 2006

Spinal patients body temp control difficult

PATIENTS with spinal cord injuries may be unable to maintain body temperature and heat while exercising in a cold or a warm Environment, Dutch doctors warn in the International Journal of Sports Medicine. Patients with...

Project Walk

Project Walk is a program dedicated to improving the lives of those who have sustained paralysis after suffering a devastating spinal cord injury. Through the intense exercise based program recovery possible.

Rehab Goes High-Tech

Just a few years ago, helping a stroke patient regain the ability to swallow was unheard of. It's just one way technology has taken Rehabilitation to new heights. Leslie Cunningham of Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital says...

Never enough friends

Giving back to a man who was once active in the community through FFA and 4-H, many friends and neighbors helped make it possible for Larry Goehring and his wife Nicky to move back...

Finally, Buoniconti, Citadel reconcile

MIAMI — Marc Buoniconti's spinal cord was crushed on a college football field nearly 21 years ago. His relationship with the Citadel was severed for almost as long. If asked years ago which would...

Neck injury ends season for Bengals’ Pollack

CINCINNATI — The exact nature of David Pollack’s neck injury remains a bit of a mystery, but this much is true: The Bengals’ secondyear linebacker will miss the rest of the season. The Bengals placed...

Study Finds Amendment 2 Will Benefit Hundreds of Thousands of Patients, Reduce Health Care...

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- A newly released study co-authored by a Missouri economist and a public policy expert found that voter approval of Amendment 2, the Missouri Stem Cell Research and Cures...

New Recovery Gym For Spinal Cord Injury Patients

An injury to your spine can be devastating, leaving victims forever paralyzed, unable to walk, care for themselves or even breathe. But there's new hope for spinal cord injury patients in Central Texas. Brackenridge Hospital...

Aiding hope for ‘normal’ life

Darren Templeton can't walk. So others will do it for him. The Kinnelon-Butler Optimist Club is sponsoring a 5K run/walk for Templeton, who injured his spinal cord in an auto accident in 2004, and has...

Recovery from spinal injury is a long road

Richard Travia has good attitude and family support When Richard Travia hit the beach one night last summer he found himself face to face with a year he never could have imagined. On Aug. 13,...