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Monthly Archives: April 2015

Custom chair cushions might aid spinal cord injury patients

Wheelchair cushions designed to adjust to a person's size and form can help redistribute pressure and provide support for activities of daily living for patients with spinal cord injuries, report scientists at the Instituto...

Spinal cord injury sidelines Craig Hospital therapy dog

KUSA - Sage, a therapy dog, has always had a knack for bringing joy to patients rehabilitating from spinal cord injuries at Craig Hospital. Sadly, the 6-year-old Doberman may have been born with a connection...

Spinal Cord Injury Treatment and Research: Creating 3D Neural Circuits for Implantation

Any damage to the nervous system can be permanent and devastating. One of the issues is that neurons aren't really that great at regenerating. The axons and dendrites that actually conducts the majority of...

Protein concentrate can reduce spinal cord damage: Study

Vienna: The protein concentrate apoptotic secretome (APOSEC) extracted from white blood cells is capable of reducing damage that occurs as a result of spinal cord injuries, the Medical University of Vienna has said in...

Answers to Questions on Exercise & Nutrition after SCI

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April is Paralyzed Veterans of America Awareness Month

Paralyzed Veterans of America Continues its Push to Ensure Healthcare, Benefits and Jobs for All Veterans April 2015 marks Paralyzed Veterans of America Awareness Month and the 69th anniversary of the founding of the veterans service...