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Monthly Archives: April 2008

Motorsports Legends Richard and Kyle Petty Make ‘Pit Stop’ to Meet Paralyzed Veterans at...

Richard and Kyle Petty, in advance of the Crown Royal Presents Dan Lowry 400, May 3 at the Richmond (VA) International Raceway, will drop by to meet paralyzed veterans at Richmond’s Hunter Holmes McGuire...

Autonomic Dysreflexia: What You Need to Know

A free online webinar from the Reeve Foundation Paralysis Resource Center featuring Dr. Steve Stiens, M.D. Autonomic Dysreflexia is a serious side effect for some people with paralysis. It's a potentially fatal complication that involves...

Quick Decompression Aids Spinal Injury Recovery

(HealthDay News) -- Patients having decompression surgery within 24 hours of a Cervical spinal cord injury may have a better outcome than those who have the procedure later, according to new research. Surgical decompression of...

Spinal cord injury research hampered by animal models

Scientists say difficulty lies in extrapolating animal data to humans Washington—Research on traumatic spinal cord injuries is hampered by a reliance on animal experiments that don’t accurately predict human outcomes, says a new study in...

The Quest for a Cure: Paving the Way in Paraplegic Research

World's Leading Spinal Cord Scientists Meet in Salzburg, Austria SANTA MONICA, CA--(MARKET WIRE)--Apr 28, 2008 -- The foremost spinal cord injury researchers from the U.S. and around the globe will meet in Salzburg's Hangar 7...

Surviving Paralysis

SurvivingParalysis.com facilitates the sharing of information between people with paralysis and other forms of disability, and in so doing, unite people like myself that were formerly islands.  At the end of last year, I...

Show support for Wheels in Motion

A team of volunteers in Surrey is preparing to organize the sixth annual Rick Hansen Wheels In Motion, presented by Scotiabank and taking place on Sunday, June 8. The Surrey Event Committee, chaired by Stan...

New stem cell therapy for spinal injuries

Namita's life came to a standstill the day she suffered a spinal cord injury 16 years ago. Bound to a wheelchair all these years, she felt life was passing her by. Namita, who loved...

Walker’s Wheelchair Bodybuilding Channel

This Youtube Channel is dedicated to the sport of Wheelchair Bodybuilding Also known as WCBB for short, we hope everyone in the world will help us spread the word about our Wheelchair sport so...

Wheelchair Bodybuilding

Wheelchair Bodybuilding is relatively new with shows dating as far back as 1994. As time went on only a few amount of people knew that competitions for wheelchair bodybuilders even existed. Watch some awesome videos...