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Monthly Archives: September 2008

Robin Williams Weapons of Self Destruction – Tickets-for-Charity

The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation has been designated as one of a select group of charities to benefit from the Charitable Sale of seats to Robin Williams' latest tour through Tickets-for-Charity®. Premium seats...

Sion hospital opens stem cell centre

MUMBAI: Ravindra Ahire, a farm labourer's son from Malegaon, is happy he can hobble across the road with his walker. "I can manage half a kilometre,'' he said with glee. Fifteen months ago when...

What’s New in Orthopaedic Rehabilitation – Spinal Cord Injury

Harish Hosalkar, MD, MBMS(Orth), FCPS(Orth), DNB(Orth)1, Jason Hsu, MD1, Nirav K. Pandya, MD1 and Mary Ann Keenan, MD1 The use of systemic Hypothermia for spinal cord injury has received much attention in the past year,...

U.S. Sen. Harkin- Statement Regarding the Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Act

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Tom Harkin (D- IA) delivered the following remarks yesterday on the floor of the Senate urging the adoption of S. 1183, the Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Act. The text...

Improving schools’ support for children with spinal cord injury

This research study was carried out by the Thomas Coram Research Unit, the Institute of Education at the University of London between January and July 2008. The study was funded by the Back-Up Trust,...

Incredible Athletes

This time of year brings an incredible group of athletes to North Central Washington, but it is not likely that you have ever heard of them by name. To get an idea of what...

Fashion will benefit charities

Two charities will share in proceeds from tickets they sell for Scottsdale Fashion Week VIP shows Nov. 6-9. The Arizona Spinal Cord Injury Association and the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Arizona will sell "supertickets," good for...

Teens Undergo Rehabilitation From Spinal Cord Injuries

Injured Football Players Inspired By One Another by WAPT.com - JACKSON, Miss. -- A Murrah High School football player is drawing inspiration from a kindred spirit, weeks after suffering a paralyzing injury on the field. A...

Miami Project to Cure Paralysis/ Buoniconti Fund: “You Raise Me Up” and NBC Beijing...

This moving video is about the incredible work being done everyday at the Miami Project To Cure Paralysis, the world's largest spinal cord injury research center, as we work toward achieving our goal....a CURE for paralysis.

Defining Moment: Miami Project to Cure Paralysis

Inspirational video about the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, the largest spinal cord injury research center in the world, narrated by Bob Costas.