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Monthly Archives: May 2009

Durango girl healing from serious spinal injury

It was a regular Thursday. Durango High School sophomore Alyssa Shelton got up and got ready for school, just as she always did. But the day did not end as it started. During a track...

Ex-Lion Utley an inspiration to bikers everywhere

Inspiration comes from places you least expect. On Friday, it was in a West Bloomfield sports memorabilia-blazed garage, when former Detroit Lions offensive guard Mike Utley was in town to talk about a bicycle...

New stem cell research unlocks unknown therapies

"Stem cell research and regenerative medicine are in an extremely exciting phase right now. We are gaining knowledge very fast and many companies are being formed and are starting clinical trials in different areas,"...

Stem cell clinics – buyer beware

Stem cell clinics around the world are marketing treatments directly to consumers for a range of serious conditions, including multiple sclerosis (MS), Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease and spinal cord injury, even though there is...

An Overview of Spinal Injuries

Over the years, outcome of injuries to the spine have changed. This has been achieved by better understanding of the factors that produce injury and improved care. But still it is a major challenge...

Quadriplegic’s mom opens facility for controversial spinal therapy

Sanford center touts novel approach to spinal-cord injuries After rescuers used the Jaws of Life to pry Amanda Perla from a car that had slammed into a traffic-signal pole on prom night, doctors told the...

Will Walk. Artwork by mouth painter Jared Dunten

In a unique mixed media collaboration shown at the Bass Concert Hall, Jared Dunten and Marty Butler challenge the viewer to intimately experience their journey that began under the big skies of West Texas....

Radiant Strokes

Meet artist Jared Dunten who sets an inspirational example of hope as he shares his dream of overcoming paralysis through painting.

Dunten Studios

Enjoy the art and maybe even find a piece you would like to own. Many of the originals I have hanging in my own home. In them I find peace, inspiration and encouragement as...

Spinal Network – The Total Wheelchair Resource Book

The 4th edition of New Mobility magazine's Spinal Network: The Total Wheelchair Resource Book, the definitive resource for anyone who uses a wheelchair is now available. This 400-page guide provides information on health, adaptive sports...