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Monthly Archives: November 2014

Sesame Touch-Free Phone – Indiegogo Video

http://youtu.be/_BEqCat1M48 They're using the wonderful Indiegogo platform to offer pre-orders of the world's first touch free phone, aimed for people with disabilities. It's an amazing chance for many to join the smartphone revolution which is for...

Striking the cord: Optical control of motor functions

Grad student Chi Lu and colleagues demonstrate a highly flexible polymer probe for triggering spinal-cord neurons with light and simultaneously recording their activity. MIT researchers have demonstrated a highly flexible neural probe made entirely of...

Fearless like a child — overcoming adversity | Jack Kavanagh | TEDxTallaght

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gMvMW6YNXxI Jack Kavanagh a young student broke his neck doing something he had done hundreds of times that summer. Here he tells his inspirational story of how he had to adapt to a new normal...

Critical Mass of Stem Cells Sets Off Embryonic Development in the Lab

When stem cells are propagated in the laboratory, they typically differentiate into one or another specialized cell type, usually forming cell masses that show little organization or spatial coherence. Exceptions include the emergence, in...

Believing Recovery Center – Tampa

Our program targets the recovery of the malfunctioning Central Nervous System (CNS) through the use of important components utilized in neuroplasticity. The benefits can be noted both in people with spinal cord injuries and...

GettingBackUp.org

Getting Back Up seeks to help those living with a spinal cord injury by improving their quality of life TODAY. The focus is on providing goods and services which can help make a difference...

Scott W. Fedor – Stand Strong

Scott Fedor was an accomplished businessman and driven individual who thought he had his life all planned out. In July 2009, his world was literally shattered in a diving accident when he broke his...

mobileWOMEN.org

We at mobileWOMEN.org believe that women with disabilities steer their own lives. Empowered by knowledge, we are having children, pursuing careers, competing in professional sports arenas, becoming community leaders, and living life to the...