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Daily Archives: January 18, 2010

What is a spinal cord injury- Finetech Medical

Published: January 18, 2010


What is a spinal cord injury? This short clip shows what is meant by a spinal cord injury and explains how this can effect the bladder and bowel.

Dad-of-two was left paralysed after he was knocked off his bicycle

Published: January 18, 2010

Vince Barton’s life will never be the same again.

The father-of-two’s world was turned upside down when he was hit by a car while cycling to work in an accident that left him unable to use his limbs.

Now he is pleading with motorists to take more care on the roads as figures revealed he was among 125 cyclists – more than two a week – who were hurt in road accidents in our area last year.

Off those, 22 victims were seriously injured and, like Mr Barton, the effects on their lives have been devastating.