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Monthly Archives: May 2009

Jack Nicklaus hosts 7th Annual Buoniconti Fund Golf Invitational in Jupiter, Florida

Nick and Marc Buoniconti joined golf legend Jack Nicklaus as he opened up his home golf course, The Bear's Club, for the 7th Annual Buoniconti Fund Golf Invitational presented by Stewart Rahr to benefit...

Head And Neck Injury Prevention The Focus Of American Association Of Neurological Surgeons Sixth...

The Sixth Annual National Neurosurgery Awareness Week (NNAW) kicks off this year on May 3 during the 77th Annual Meeting of the AANS in San Diego. Approximately 3,000 neurosurgical medical professionals will meet to...

N. Texas Paraplegic Talks About Spinal Cord Injury

One of the people injured Saturday, when the Dallas Cowboys training facility collapsed, was scouting assistant Rich Behm. He is now paralyzed from the waist down. Doctors who treat spinal cord patients say the...

‘I took control of my life’

There can't be many men who don't go to their own weddings. But that's what happened to Peter Joyce on his big day in 1985. As his wife-to-be Anne-Marie walked up the aisle of...

Spirit of this ‘country boy’ thrives despite his paralysis

Christopher Crosby can't breathe on his own or move most of his body. Somewhere, the 27-year-old has found the spirit to keep fighting for his recovery. Paralyzed from the neck down in a January accident, the...

Ray of hope for patients with spinal cord injury

LUCKNOW: Pace of life subdues with age. For 56-year-old Saroj things may be worse. She fell from her roof-top in Basti last week and turned quadraplegic (paralysis of all four limbs) after suffering an...

Families flying toddlers to China for stem-cell treatments

Bush-era limit on research leaves U.S. lagging Driven mostly by hope, two California families will travel more than 6,000 miles to China for an experimental stem-cell treatment for their children. Aleesha and Michael Klomp...

Pushrim Social Network

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Injured Derry woman planning ‘Push’ to regain mobility

In a study initiated and released in April by the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation, it was discovered that 40 percent more Americans live with paralysis than originally thought -- over five times the...