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Monthly Archives: January 2008

Kevin Everett slated for ‘Oprah’ and ‘Good Morning America’ to promote his new book

The story of his recovery moves to a wider stage Everyone has been amazed by Kevin Everett’s remarkable recovery from a serious spinal cord injury. Now he is ready to share his story about that...

Paralyzed Veterans of America’s First Vocational Rehabilitation Center for Veterans with Spinal Cord Injury...

RICHMOND, Va. — Paralyzed Veterans of America's (PVA) first Vocational Employment Counseling Center for veterans with spinal cord injuries (SCI), which opened in July 2007 in partnership with Health Net Federal Services, LLC,...

Event to raise money for injured eighth-grader

What could be better during the cold weather than Italian ice? People in Suwanee are encouraged to trek to Rita's in Suwanee Town Center on Wednesday and down as much of the cold stuff as...

First Published SF-6D Utility Measures For Paraplegia And Tetraplegia

The cost of care and equipment for a person with a high-level spinal cord injury (Tetraplegia) is estimated as $50,000 to $280,000 AUD per annum dependent on level of injury. Important way governments and...

Check water depth before swimming

The Spinal Injuries Association is urging Queenslanders to take special care when swimming, driving or traveling through bushland following recent widespread flooding in Queensland. Acting CEO John Mayo said that the floods had caused many...

Medical providers, learn about autonomic dysreflexia

My 21-year-old son fell from a 40-foot Extension ladder while at work and suffered an incomplete spinal cord injury, instantly paralyzing him and rendering him a quadriplegic. After enduring three months of hospitalization and...

Scientists re-establish walking in mice with damaged spinal cord

A research by Michael Sofroniew, MD, PhD, Professor of Neurobiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has arisen a new hope in millions of lives who...

Everett thanks high school for support at football banquet

PORT ARTHUR, Texas -- Kevin Everett, the Buffalo tight end recovering from a severe spinal cord injury, spoke at a high school football banquet in his hometown Thursday night. "I didn't come prepared for...

Cyclist McCune on road to recovery

It’s been just over six months since Jenny McCune became a commonality in locals’ hearts and prayers. On July 5, the former Gallatin Valley Bike Club president, Team Delphine rider and long-time Bozeman resident took...

Cethrin for treatment of acute spinal cord injury

Alseres pharmaceuticals concludes enrollment in the Cethrin phase I/IIa clinical trial in acute spinal cord injury Alseres Pharmaceuticals, Inc., announced that it has concluded enrollment in the Phase I/IIa clinical trial of Cethrin in acute...