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Monthly Archives: September 2014

Clinical trial will target spinal-cord injuries

The University of Arizona Medical Center is the site of a two-year clinical trial for a drug that could help people with acute spinal-cord...

People with paralysis explore therapeutic effects of scuba diving

When Chris Kaag boarded a flight to the Cayman Islands for a scuba diving trip in May 2011, his legs stayed straight when he...

MTSU lab provides hope for people with spinal chord injuries

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT) -- Tim Patterson is taking a short walk across the campus of Middle Tennessee State University. It's a remarkable feat for...

WHILL.us

With simplistic beauty and revolutionary technology, WHILL provides mobility in a versatile, stylish, and unobtrusive way. Be seen for who you truly are while...

Tory Williams combats controversy surrounding stem cell therapy with new book

Mary Ann Liebert Inc. makes foray from scientific and medical journals to consumer arena with launch of new non-fiction work, 'Inevitable Collision' (New Rochelle, New...

Secondary Conditions of Spinal Cord Injury

When living with a spinal cord injury (SCI), there are more challenges than just not being able to walk. There are other healthcare issues...

Hard work, innovative program helps her walk again

Three years ago, Cara Moro was given the devastating news: She would never walk again. While performing a cheerleading stunt on Sept. 3, 2011, the...

Paralyzed Artist Creates Works That Reflect Shooting That Injured Her

LINCOLN PARK — Mariam Paré paints by loosely holding her paintbrush between her molars. Paré is paralyzed, the victim of random gun violence that left her unable...

UnderstandSCI.com

This website is designed to provide information about spinal cord injury to patients and their families. http://vimeo.com/95067171

New research offers help for spinal cord patients

In a study on rats, researchers at the University of Copenhagen have discovered the cause of the involuntary muscle contractions which patients with severe...