Friday, May 24, 2024

Tag: Independence

Back on His Feet

MIRACLE man John Burgess is back on his feet and defying doctors' diagnosis just six months after being told he might never walk again. Doctors...

Dive leaves girl quadriplegic

FOR 12-year-old Laura Brown a false start at a swimming carnival was the beginning of a life confined to a wheelchair and dependent on...

Paralysis no limit to determination

Helping out... Ricky Wright, the former Edison Tech football player who was paralyzed during a scrimmage in August 1994, is attempting to raise money to...

Uncharted waters

Tim Swieckowski is a quadriplegic, but a specially designed boat allows him to be one of the few who sail on their own. SAND KEY...

Brain Implants Move at the Speed of Thought

New Devices Operate on the Power of Thought Alone, Testing Beginning in Humans April 15, 2004 -- It may sound like science fiction, but brain...

Rehabilitation Process of Persons With Spinal Cord Injury

Rehabilitation Process of Persons With Spinal Cord Injury Spinal cord injury (SCI) can occur at any time to any individual. Acute SCI is an...

A limit, not an end

A local spinal cord injury group forms for networking, information sharing. Pat York always knew he had a bad vertebra and that it could someday...

HOPE FOR THE FUTURE

Generally, the earlier recovery begins and the more rapid its progress, the better the prognosis. In scientific studies, most recovery occurs during the first...

Breakthrough Device for Spinal Cord Injury Patients

LITTLETON, CO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 03/23/2004 -- Zynex Medical Holdings, Inc. (OTC BB: ZYNX) has added a revolutionary new mode to their NeuroMove™...

Reeve Paralysis Center Sponsors Author Gary Karp

SHORT HILLS, N.J., March 2 /U.S. Newswire/ -- The Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Resource Center (PRC), a program of the Christopher Reeve Paralysis...