Friday, May 7, 2021

Tag: Pregnancy

MissyJenkins.com

Missy Jenkins was paralyzed from the chest down in the 1997 Heath High School shooting. Her faith, courage and determination enabled her to forgive the shooter and move forward with her life. Today she...

Woman survives wreck to give birth to miracle baby

His mother was pregnant with him when she was in a car crash that killed two people and left her paralyzed.

Spinal Cord Injury and Pregnancy

https://youtu.be/wtok57e_4hw Many times when I find out one of my patients is, are pregnant, I will put them in therapy in the second trimester, for a number of things. One, is that they as gain weight;...
Female Fertility after Spinal Cord Injury

Female Fertility after Spinal Cord Injury

https://youtu.be/_dG3sfuxvXU Diane M. Rowles, MS, NP Nurse Practitioner, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab (Formally the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago) https://facingdisability.com/expert/diane-m-rowles-ms-np I always want to tell people that the likelihood of getting pregnant is the same as it...

Fetal Surgery Takes a Huge Step Forward in Treating Children with Spina Bifida

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Is One of Three Centers in Newly Released Landmark Study Performing delicate surgery in the womb, months before birth, can substantially improve outcomes for children with a common, disabling...

After Spinal Cord Injuries, Can Men Still Have Children? – Dr. Bastuba

Doctor Bastuba explains if men with spinal cord injuries can still have children. A male spinal cord injured patient, a wonderful human being, in his early 30s with a wife who is 27, this male...

Cord Blood Awareness Month- Understanding Still Low, Despite Medical Advancements

SAN BRUNO, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite rapid advances using a child's own cord blood stem cells in regenerative therapies to repair damaged tissue due to injury or disease, most pregnant women today...

South Florida doctors look to speed up stem cell research

As President Barack Obama eased restrictions on embryonic stem cell research Monday, South Florida scientists said they will pursue the controversial research in their labs as they look for cures. For more than a decade,...

Beyond disabilities

Interacting with people who use mobility aids Probably the most recognisable form of Disability is physical. Yes, it is absolutely true! People using crutches, a wheelchair or some other mobility assistive equipment are almost always...

Stem cell research expands as more applications are tested

It's been almost 20 years since Dr. Sam Weiss, professor and researcher at the University of Calgary, made the stunning confirmation of the existence of stem cells tucked between the jelly-like bumps of adult...