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Woman with spinal cord injury shares pregnancy journey to bring visibility to people in...

A woman with a spinal cord injury who has been a wheelchair user her entire life, is sharing her joy with the world about getting pregnant. Alyssa Higgins, 30, from Rockland County, New York,...

How UofL spinal cord study is helping one man make strides back to full...

The program was home to someone who went from full traumatic spinal injury, to being able to walk again LOUISVILLE, Ky. — It's one small step for man, but one giant step for paralysis...

Debilitating accident doesn’t deter veterinary student

Mary Beth Davis defies odds to graduate from Oklahoma State Nearly a decade ago, Dr. Mary Beth Davis was told she would never walk again and that her dream of being a veterinarian was over. Defying...

Oscar Mike: Noah Currier’s mission to empower injured veterans inspires hope and healing

The founder of Oscar Mike, a million-dollar apparel company focused on supporting injured veterans, receives his care at the Milwaukee VA. Noah Currier, who is passionate about wheelchair sports, will be fitted for a...
Geoffrey Craigie

‘There’s definitely hope,’ Muskegon man receives rare stem cell therapy

Geoffrey Craigie, 29, suffered a traumatic spine injury on New Year's Eve in 2017 that paralyzed him from the neck down. GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Nobody knows exactly what happened on New Year's Eve...

Wearable sensor may cut costs and improve access to biofeedback for people with incomplete...

A new electromyography biofeedback device that is wearable and connects to novel smartphone games may offer people with incomplete paraplegia a more affordable, self-controllable therapy to enhance their recovery, according to a new study...

Spinal Cord injury, Examination & Evaluation – Everything You Need To Know – Dr....

https://youtu.be/UUq3XfhBZfQ Dr. Ebraheim’s educational animated video describes the spinal cord examination & evaluation.

UofL research helps spinal cord injury patients take steps

Two research participants living with traumatic, motor complete spinal cord injury are able to walk over ground thanks to epidural stimulation paired with daily locomotor training. In addition, these and two other participants achieved...

Quadriplegic, Zack Collie Talks About Spinal Cord Awareness Month!

https://youtu.be/E8eB4P3ehik Quadriplegic, Zack Collie Talks About Spinal Cord Awareness Month! Support Zack Collie: https://www.patreon.com/zackcollie Thank you for all of the support! Reenactment of Zack's injury: https://youtu.be/dzS0Nbl5V5E Definition of a Quadriplegic: https://youtu.be/5aN4RGjY_fU Zack Collie's YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2BtIaeHx92IQhn-nw6QMqg
Rachelle Chapman

Rachelle Chapman, quadriplegic mother shares journey, answers tough questions in her new blog

It's been eight years since the night of Rachelle Chapman's Bachelorette party where a playful push into a pool left her quadriplegic. Since then, Rachelle became a wife, starred in a TLC television show, joined...