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Monthly Archives: April 2014

Utah Prom Queen Gives Crown to Special Needs Student

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5d9FrkHwLSM Vote for Kendra Muller: May is Mobility Awareness month! Please vote every day, you can get two votes a day by answering a easy question. The prize is a wheelchair accessible van. The contest...

Chris Norton rising above spinal cord injury to help others

CEDAR FALLS | He made the tackle on a kickoff in October 2010 but was down on the turf at Luther College. When they called for a helicopter, Chris Norton suspected he was in...

Howell’s ‘unbreakable spirit’ is a winning recipe

MT. PLEASANT — Charlie Ray Howell of Mt. Pleasant scored his first auto racing victory at North Alabama Speedway (Tuscumbia, Al.) since being confined to a wheelchair. Howell, who’s win came on April 12 at...

It was a 16-foot fall, 16 years ago. She has soared much further.

ELLSWORTH, Wis. -- When someone told her to move out of the way during a scene change for "The Wizard of Oz," Tasha Schuh took one step back. Schuh, a junior in high school at...

Quadriplegic doctor lives a fulfilled life

Dr. James Post overcame long odds to achieve dream Overcoming insurmountable challenges doesn’t begin to scratch the surface for Dr. James Post. Post, 43, a Hanover Township native and nephrologist living in Manhattan, knows what it’s...

Neuralstem spinal cord injury stem cell trial approved to commence at University Of California

Neuralstem, announced that the Institutional Review Board of the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine has approved the phase I safety trial to treat chronic spinal cord injury (cSCI) with its NSI-566...

Stem Cells Breakthrough Provides new Hope

Scientists at the Research Institute for Stem Cell Research in Los Angeles have provided new hope in a breakthrough stem cell research paper published last Thursday. The new study documents the successful duplication of...

Ed Costa Jr. living life to fullest ‘on wheels’

At age 24, Ed Costa Jr. had an ideal life with a great job, good health and good friends. One spring day, during a two-week work furlough, Ed and his brother decided to head to...

Recovering quadriplegic returns to the stage

(WJBK) - A 28-year-old man from Clarkston is told he'll never walk again after a tragic accident, but with modern medicine and raw determination he's working to prove doctors wrong. Vince Rutley was newly engaged,...

Magical Bridge Playground

Magical Bridge Playground is the nation's most innovative-inclusive playground, designed and built for visitors of ALL abilities. Uniting the entrepreneurial spirit of Silicon Valley with technology, heart and compassion, Magical Bridge is a new...