Sunday, April 18, 2021

Tag: SCI Awareness

Spinal Cord Injury Podcasts You Should Follow

Spinal Cord Injury Podcasts 15 Podcasts that focus on spinal cord injury related topics by people with spinal cord injuries. 1. U2FP CureCast U2FP CureCast United States About Podcast Unite 2 Fight Paralysis exists to unite and...
2020 Darrell Gwynn Wheelchair Challenge

2020 Darrell Gwynn Wheelchair Challenge

NASCAR legends Tony Stewart and Darrell Waltrip, Daytona 500 Champion Ryan Newman, WWE Wrestler Bill Goldberg, Former MillerCoors Chairman Pete Coors, and Bass Pro Shop Founder Johnny Morris among Notables to Participate in the...

A Look at National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month

Did you know that September is National Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Awareness Month? Originally co-sponsored by Marco Rubio and Bill Nelson, the bill for this awareness month was created to recognize the prevalence of...

A paralyzed former Georgetown football star just rode his wheelchair from L.A. to D.C.

Janne Kouri raised a fist and rode his electric wheelchair through an arch of red, white and blue balloons set up between Georgetown’s Healy Gates on Wednesday, as dozens of friends and family members...

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

International Spinal Cord Injury Day – September 5th

"International Days" are celebrated to mark important aspects of human life and history. On the suggestion of its Prevention Committee, International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS) has decided to observe ‘Spinal Cord Injury Day’ on...

She’s paralyzed. He has no arms. Together, they’re a sleek athletic team.

Hector Picard and Kerry Gruson were each in their mid-20s when devastating events permanently changed their lives. As a young reporter heading to Vietnam to cover the war in 1974, Gruson was interviewing a veteran...

Lawyer works to keep a positive outlook on his quadriplegic status

KEARNEY — Just one finger, a hand, an arm. That’s all Jeff Wirth is asking for. In the 13½ months since a minor crash, Wirth hasn’t been able to voluntarily move any of his limbs...

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Parents recall their son’s C-spine injury 14 years later

When the board hit the severely sloping sand, deSatnick was toss head first into the hard, wet sand. His neck hurt, he knew that much, but he was still able to function. He walked around for about a day and a half before his father noticed his was holding his arms away from his body. When asked what was wrong, Chad told his father his arms were tingling.