Friday, June 18, 2021

Tag: Spinal Cord Injuries

About Spinal Cord Injury

Anna Hopson's PowerPoint presentation and interactive online lesson about spinal cord injury. Anna covers everything related to spinal cord injuries in this 35 minute Microsoft Office Mix Presentation.

Common Myths about Spinal Cord Injuries

The internet can be a gift and a curse at the same time. It offers the potential of providing people with some very valuable information, but also allows for a lot of misconstrued and...

REACT: Spinal Cord Injury Recovery

REACT's Neuro-Restorative program is for those seeking a comprehensive recovery through customized, one-on-one neuromuscular training. https://youtu.be/JcA2pw4JnU4 REACT is committed to providing a comprehensive activity-based restorative therapies (ABRT) program for individuals with spinal cord injuries and similar...

‘Eliminate paralysis:’ Former Seahawk Lockette promotes spinal cord research in Olympia

OLYMPIA, Wash. - A fierce hit during a 2015 game against the Dallas Cowboys knocked Seahawk Ricardo Lockette out of his football career, but helped him into becoming a top ambassador for spinal cord...

Makeshift Syrian rehab center offers hope to paralyzed

DOUMA, Syria, March 15 (Reuters) - Ziad, a paralyzed 14-year-old boy, often stays alone in his room as bombs fall on Douma, the main rebel-stronghold in eastern Ghouta on the outskirts of the Syrian...

Back-Up Trust

We are here to inspire independence in anyone affected by spinal cord injury and to encourage everyone to get the most from their lives. We work with people of all ages, from young children...
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If other paralyzed primates walk, will humans?

In the annals of breathtaking scientific advances, it's hard to top this recent news headline: "Paralyzed Monkeys Can Walk Again With Wireless Brain-Spine Connection." This is legit? Yes. How so? Scientists implant a chip in...

Beach resort to cater for people with spinal cord injuries

A new holiday centre will cater for people with disabilities and their families. A world first facility has opened on Sydney's northern beaches to support people living with spinal cord injuries. The $22 million centre will...

Spinal Injuries Impact Gut Microbiome

The gut microbiome undergoes changes after a patient suffers a spinal cord injury, according to a new study. Researchers from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center used mice models of spinal cord injury in...

Surgery that restores hand and elbow function in quadriplegics is underused

MAYWOOD, IL - A surgery for quadriplegics called tendon transfer can significantly improve hand and elbow function, but the procedure is greatly underused, according to an article in the journal Hand Clinics by Loyola...