Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Tag: Miracle

Sion hospital opens stem cell centre

MUMBAI: Ravindra Ahire, a farm labourer's son from Malegaon, is happy he can hobble across the road with his walker. "I can manage half a kilometre,'' he said with glee. Fifteen months ago when...

"I'll Be Alright" trailer

In the early morning hours of Dec. 24, 2004 track worker Armando Gonzales was struck by a security vehicle rendering him a C2 quadriplegic.

Miracle Michael will walk again

DOCTORS feared Michael Wakeman would never walk again after he crashed a billy-cart into a car. The 13-year-old had completely dislocated his spine, compressing a disc and squashing the nerves supplying the muscles to his...

Overseas treatment risky

Stem cell procedures lack evidence PHILADELPHIA — In February, Marcela DeVivo took her baby son to the Dominican Republic and paid $30,000 to have him injected with blood stem cells from aborted fetuses. Nathan, who turns...

Wave Broke Modestan’s Neck, ‘Miracles’ Put Him Back on His Feet

Jul. 27--The fog had burned off, the sand at Pismo Beach was beginning to sizzle and Modesto Realtor Fred Miller finally was hot enough to join his teenage daughters in the surf. It was...

Stem-cell tourism troubles experts

In February, Marcela DeVivo took her baby son to the Dominican Republic and paid $30,000 to have him injected with blood stem cells from aborted fetuses. Nathan, who turns 2 next month, was born with...

Kevin Everett hosts fundraiser to help others with spinal cord injuries

HAMBURG, N.Y. (WIVB) - A devastating injury during the Buffalo Bills home opener, left many doctors thinking Kevin Everett would never walk again. But he's back on his feet, and even hosting a fundraiser...

Kevin Everett recovers, reaches out

Mornings are the worst time for Kevin Everett. That's when the pain is at its most intense, when he's reminded that things probably will never be the way they once were. "I'm still faced with...

One man’s quest to walk again

Editor's note: Paralysis after a spinal cord injury brings wrenching decisions: Do you accept it as permanent and adapt, or do you refuse to resign yourself? John and Marci Pou took the latter course...

New stem cell therapy for spinal injuries

Namita's life came to a standstill the day she suffered a spinal cord injury 16 years ago. Bound to a wheelchair all these years, she felt life was passing her by. Namita, who loved...