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Monthly Archives: June 2010

Triplets are Answer to Paralyzed Man’s Fatherhood Wish

In 1970, Ken Kunken suffers a crippling spinal cord injury and broken neck in a college football game.

Ex-Lion Mike Utley playing game of life

Eddie Murray planted a big kiss on the side of Mike Utley's face Monday. From his wheelchair, Utley fought Murray off before he could deliver a second. "I know he hates that," Murray said, laughing. "But...

Paraquad NSW – Promoting Lifestyle Choices After Spinal Cord Injury

creating awareness in spinal cord injury.

ICORD: A world without barriers – i2eye with Rick Hansen

Rick Hansen talks about cutting-edge spinal cord research being conducted at the International Collaboration on Repair Discoveries

Spinal Cord Injury Aerobic Workout: Paraplegia

NCPAD presents "Exercise Program for Individuals with Spinal Cord Injuries: Paraplegia".

Folate study shows promise in healing spinal cord injuries

A study funded by the U.S. Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, produced results that show the vitamin folate appears to promote healing in damaged rat spinal cord tissue by triggering a...

Ensuring a patient received appropriate bowel care following spinal cord injury

Bowel care routines after spinal cord injury must be established and tailored to patients’ individual needs. Policies and procedures need to be regularly reviewed This case study explores the problems that can occur when patients...

Spinal injury inspires foundation

SAN ANGELO, Texas — Chris Canales knew before that night that his life would soon change. He just expected it to go in a different direction. It was the final regular season game of his...

Paralysed patients to have chip implanted in their brain that ‘reads’ their thoughts and...

Paralysed patients will one day be able to move their bodies using a robotic device controlled by a chip that has been implanted in their brain. Scientists are developing tiny chips that will be able...

US Department of Defense helps move spinal cord injury treatment closer to clinical trials

Antibody treatment could significantly improve lives following a spinal cord injury The United States Department of Defense Spinal Cord Injury Research Program has announced a grant of more than a million dollars U.S. to support...