Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Tag: Southern California

Surfer finds freedom in California

Jay Liesener, Team Surfgimp conquer more than just West Coast waves With sunburnt cheeks and scabbed-over nose, Jay Liesener’s face tells it all. His recent...

How SoCal Doctors Used Basketball to Rehabilitate Paralyzed Vets

The popular wheelchair sport helped to launch the Paralympics in 1960 Jerry Fesenmeyer was an 18-year-old Iowa farm boy when he and his fellow marines...

One-on-One with Roman Reed, spinal cord injury patient advocate

The community of patient advocates is full of the most passionate, goal-oriented people you'll ever meet, and Roman Reed is near the top of...

The cure for paralysis?

In May 2011, UC Irvine opened the doors to the Sue and Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center, a 100,000 square foot facility that...