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Monthly Archives: December 2014

Following devastating crash, Kyle Lamey recovers abilities step at a time

When Kyle Lamey broke four vertebrae in a car accident, leaving him paralyzed from the neck down, he was told he would likely never be able to breathe without a ventilator. Three years later, Lamey...

Improving the lives of veterans with spinal cord injury

Dr. William Bauman has worked tirelessly for many years at a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hospital in New York to produce a series of medical advances and new drug therapies that have improved...

Aspen teen battles back from catastrophic accident

DENVER — Craig Hospital is known around the world for helping patients recover from spinal cord injuries and traumatic brain injuries. They have treated more than 30,000 patients since 1956. We are honored to...

Quadriplegic swimmer leans on love to push forward

ATLANTA -- The following is one man's experience, through two parallel stories. The first story is of a swimmer named Dillon Connolly, a record-setter at Sprayberry High School in Marietta and the University of Southern...

Stepping Closer To Nerve Regeneration After Spinal Cord Injury

MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Bradley T. Lang, PhD Researcher, Jerry Silver Lab Department of Neurosciences Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Medical Research: What is the background for this study? What are the main findings? Dr....

Olympic Swimmer Amy Van Dyken Determined to Walk Again

my Van Dyken, the six-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer who became paralyzed when she severed her spinal cord in an ATV crash this summer, says she is determined to walk again. “There is a possibility...

Texas woman paralyzed from waist down after trampoline accident

When Grace Quiroz signed a liability waiver at a Dallas, Tex. area trampoline about three weeks ago, she didn’t think much of it. But, little did she know, she was signing away her right...

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A Quadriplegic Woman Used Her Mind To Move This Robotic Limb In ’10D’

For the first time ever, a quadriplegic woman has used her thoughts to move a robotic hand across 10 degrees of freedom. The remarkable system allowed her to pick up a variety of objects,...

Life after a spinal cord injury

A spinal cord injury can be a life-changing event. Within a few minutes, some of the very basic things you took for granted – walking, dressing yourself, driving a car-are taken away from you....