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Monthly Archives: January 2007

First Middle East Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Conference opens today at Arab Health

The UAE needs more Rehabilitation facilities and specialists to ensure quality of life and function for its injured and disabled population, experts from the nation's medical community said at the 1st Middle East Physical...

Plano East wrestler receives support

Donations roll in for Plano East junior, who faces more surgery today Ammon Butcher was never a star as a high school wrestler. His coach at Plano East described him as a "program kid,"...

Former Classmates Bring Smile To Paralyzed Teen

CAMDEN, N.J. A Camden County teen recovering from a devastating football injury got a big boost on Tuesday. Shykem Lawrence suffered a spinal cord injury during a scrimmage in August and some former school mates...

Survey of Pain and Fatigue in Adults with Disabilities

NOW RECRUITING! Announcing a new study of pain and fatigue in adults with Multiple Sclerosis and spinal cord injury. PURPOSE Pain and fatigue are the most common symptoms reported by people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) and...

Eigen’s spinal injury leads Old Forge community to rally around athlete

Kiel Eigen remembers the bounce in his step and the butterflies fluttering in his stomach. He had been waiting for some time for that kickoff. It would be the first of the Old Forge freshmen...

Love Bloomed, Despite Paralysis, After She Saved His Life

Maryann Soucy and Daniel Spradley went bowling on their first date in 2005. Last week they bowled again - Danny's first outing since August. "I used to be so athletic. I worked hard," says Danny,...

Year after paralyzing injury, player strides back to Cornell

Hard work, support drive Gant's return ITHACA — It has been a year since a collision on a basketball court changed Khaliq Gant's life, and the lives of those closest to him, forever. At first sight,...

Trockman crowned king

It's good to be the king The other students just stepped forward for their introductions as members of the Harrison High School homecoming court Friday night but classmate Ben Trockman was one up on...

‘Wheels in Motion’ money to buy signage

Some of the money raised at last year’s Rick Hansen Wheels in Motion event last year in Whistler will be used to enhance signage for those with disabilities in Whistler, Rick Hansen Man in...

Soothing words ease rough times

HAINES -- It got a little rough under the basket when the Haines Lady Glacier Bears played the Metlakatla Miss Chiefs Saturday night. A visiting player fell and didn't get up. The refs stopped...