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Monthly Archives: November 2014

Colourful ramps help make businesses more accessible

A few Charlottetown businesses will soon be more accessible thanks to a new program that bridges a gap that kept some customers out in...
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering

Electrical Stimulation Could Improve Bladder Function in People with Spinal Cord Injuries

Promising results in rats address major health problem for paralyzed individuals Newswise — When individuals suffer a spinal cord injury, paralysis is only a part...

Still Flying High

Quadriplegic athlete is featured speaker at fundraising event for DREAM Adaptive Joe Stone doesn’t recall much about the speed flying accident that sent him crashing...

Touch-free smartphone lets you text and play games with head gestures

In the Arabian Nights story, whenever Ali Baba shouts "Open Sesame," the door to the den of the Forty Thieves opens. But for the...

Three-year-old Evander Conroy stars in a new educational book as part of Spinal Injuries...

WHEN three-year-old Evander Conroy starts preschool in the New Year he will enter armed with a children’s storybook — all about him. Evander, from Hunters...

Spinal injuries change people’s lives every day

FOR Mackay man David Conway, Spinal Injury Awareness Week is about alerting people to the fact accidents can happen to anyone. The nationwide awareness week...

Paralyzed aerialist vows to one day walk and fly again

SACRAMENTO, CA – Tresa Honaker has adapted to life's changes with an unwavering resolve and trust. "It's the hardest work I've ever done in my...

Veteran’s home becomes retreat for recovering soldiers

Wheelchairs line the edge of Gregory’s Pond in Chesterfield County; some of their occupants carry fishing poles, others take in the view or relish...

Serotonin Causes Spasms in Spinal Cord Injury Patients

Uncontrolled serotonin contributes to spasms in spinal cord injury patients, according to a study published in The Journal of Neuroscience. Researchers from the University of...

RebuildingLives.com.au

Every day in Australia someone’s life changes in an instant due to a spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week (9 – 15 November...