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Monthly Archives: April 2007

Complaint leads to courthouse door fixes

CHESTER -- Lee Carter wanted to enter the Chester County Courthouse without having to make an appointment. Now, he can. Because of Carter's concerns, the county modified both sets of courthouse doors so that people confined...

Doctor Tries New Injection To Fight Paralysis

There are currently no effective therapies for spinal cord injuries. But a protein injection may help some patients walk again. Two years ago, Michelle Robinson was on her way home from work when she was...

Acupuncture and Spinal Cord Injury

Spinal cord injuries are extremely serious. Acupuncture for a spinal cord injury can bring relief to chronic pain and improve your quality of life. Among the most devastating types of traumatic injuries is injury to...

The hunt for a cure

Schererville woman draws strength from dad's example, commits to triathlon SCHERERVILLE | Malini Goel, 34, looks to her father as an example of an ordinary person conquering extraordinary obstacles. Nearly a year ago, Dr. Arun Goel...

Stem cell research center opens ‘doors of possibility’

PISCATAWAY -- It looked empty, but the first piece of New Jersey's new stem cell research center filled Saturday with the hopes and expectations of people who think it may change lives. The center, in...

2 CREATE ONLINE SITE DEDICATED TO TRANSFORMING LIVES

Dr Glen House knows the difficulty of re-connecting with the world after a devas-tating injury, of navi-gating life with a Disability. House is a quadri-plegic; a ski acci-dent at age 20 cost him the use...

Sally’s injury inspires charity

A SALISBURY woman's battle back from severe spinal injury has inspired the creation of a brand new charity trust. Sally Mathieson, a former employee of Salisbury-based financial consultants Smith and Williamson, sustained serious injuries to...

Paralyzed Vegas Shooting Victim Speaks Out

DENVER - It's been two months since a triple shooting at a Las Vegas night club. Tennessee Titans cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones was there that night. Since then, media accounts about Jones' arrests and season-long suspension...

Hansen returns to P.E.I. 20 years after historic tour

Premier gives $200,000 over five years to help those with spinal cord injuries Twenty years after his historic Man in Motion Tour last brought him to P.E.I., Rick Hansen returned to the province Thursday to...

Centre aims to become stem cell research leader

Canadian businessman Rob McEwen believes that Canada can be at the forefront of medical research with an innovative approach to curing disease. By donating part of his fortune, he is helping to fund research...