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Monthly Archives: March 2007

Injured archer not forgotten at tournament

A hunting accident has taken Bill Baker away from the sport he loves — archery. The archer from Moultrie, Ga., a small town less than...

Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation Awards Over One Million Dollars in Research Grants

SHORT HILLS, N.J., /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation (CDRF) announced today that it has awarded $1,522,500 to support fourteen cutting-edge research...

Feingold, Kohl, Moore Push for New Zablocki Spinal Cord Injury Unit

Existing Unit at Milwaukee Veterans Medical Center Does Not Meet Current Standards Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Russ Feingold and Herb Kohl and Representative Gwen...

Atorvastatin shows potential as a new treatment for spinal cord injuries

A multidisciplinary investigation led by Inderjit Singh, Ph.D, of the Medical University of South Carolina, has resulted in a new treatment of spinal cord...

Research Suggests New Treatment for Spinal Cord Injuries

CHARLESTON, S.C., March 21 /PRNewswire/ -- A multidisciplinary investigation led by Inderjit Singh, Ph.D, of the Medical University of South Carolina, has resulted in...

Apogenix awarded €1.5 million grant for spinal cord injury studie

Apogenix GmbH, of Hamburg, Germany has won €900,000 from the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research as part of the ministry’s programme of...

Commer recovering from ATV injuries

Neshoba County's Nathan Commer may have been seriously injured in an ATV race in Argentina on Feb. 25, but it was the trip back...

Theatrical group fosters public awareness on disabilities

Close your eyes and enter a room, you hear a director yell out to a cast, “Move stage left, move forward, 5, 6, 7,8…!”...

Paralyzed Veteran Wins $1.7 Million Landmark Veterans Affairs Claim- With Advocacy from Paralyzed Veterans...

PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A 76-year-old veteran of the Korean War and Hurricane Katrina has been granted a $1.7 million claim by the Department of Veterans...

Focus on Independence Gives Sight to Quadriplegics

“For the quadriplegic patient, glasses can be a constant source of aggravation,” said Dr. Maloney. Two well known U.S. Refractive Surgeons have teamed up...