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Daily Archives: April 8, 2009

Back, Neck and Spine Injuries Stemming from Auto Accidents

Published: April 8, 2009

— Recent estimates released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration state that approximately 80 injuries are sustained per 100 miles traveled. —

Everyday, car and truck accidents cause injuries well beyond bruises or broken bones. Recent estimates released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration state that approximately 80 injuries are sustained per 100 miles traveled. In the past few years, this resulted in over 2.4 million injuries, some of them serious enough to be life changing. A significant percentage of these injuries involved the neck, back or spinal cord of the accident victims.

New Common Pathway in Neurodegenerative Disease Is a Possible Door to a Point of...

Published: April 8, 2009

(AScribe Newswire) — A just-out study suggests that what keeps chronic nervous system diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s and ALS going – until they overcome the internal protective mechanisms a body can throw at them – may largely come down to poor conversational skills.

In the current issue of the journal Neuron, a team of Johns Hopkins scientists reports uncovering a much-sought molecular path that nerve cells (neurons) use to communicate with their neighboring cells, the astrocytes.

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