5 hrs ago
New York Daily News
Pet puppy beaten so badly she goes blind
A pet dog was beaten so badly she went blind. Queenie, a 10-month pug-Chihuahua mix, suffered serious spinal cord injuries in the brutal unprovoked attack Monday night in San Francisco.
6 hrs ago
CORRECTING and REPLACING InVivo Therapeutics Announces Webcast for...
InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. , a developer of groundbreaking technologies for the treatment of spinal cord injuries and other neurotrauma conditions, today announced that the Company will be conducting a webcast of the Annual Shareholders Meeting scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time at the offices of ... (more)
Tue May 21, 2013
"Look at me, not my chair"
Peter Mackay, Justin Trudeau and Martha Hall-Finley participating in Chair-Leaders, a nationwide campaign with events taking place all across Canada.
Mon May 20, 2013
Shriners Hold Children's Screening Clinic In Davenport
The Kaaba Shriners are holding a screening clinic for children with orthopaedic conditions this Saturday, May 25, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to noon.
Thu May 16, 2013
The New Zealand Herald
Stem cell breakthrough
Stem cell therapies could help patients with conditions such as Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, cardiac disease and spinal cord injuries.
National Public Radio
Stem Cell Milestone Revives Intense Ethical Debate
Scientists in Oregon have achieved something that has eluded researchers for years.
Sat May 11, 2013
Father at Wounded Warrior Games, but his heart is with son graduating from UH
A wounded veteran from Milllilani, is defending his gold medal at the Wounded Warrior Games on the mainland, but his heart is with his son on the UH Manoa campus.
Fri May 10, 2013
United Spinal Secures Victory in Protecting Access to Complex Rehab Technology in Washington State
Wash State signs bill w help frm @unitedspinal assuring access to fitted #wheelchairs fr people w #disabilities http://ow.ly/kTNuE have access to properly configured wheelchairs and other mobility equipment or "complex rehab technology"- that is critical to their quality of life and independence.
Thu May 09, 2013
InVivo Therapeutics Corporation Reports First Quarter 2013 Financial...
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United Spinal's Roll on Capitol Hill Selects Kim Harrison of...
Harrison will speak directly with legislators on issues that affect the independence and quality of life of people with spinal cord injuries and disorders .
Wed May 08, 2013
Research determines how the brain computes tool use
With a goal of helping patients with spinal cord injuries, Jason Gallivan and a team of researchers at Queen's University's Department of Psychology and Centre for Neuroscience Studies are probing deep into the human brain to learn how it manages basic daily tasks.
Tue May 07, 2013
Cycling for a Cause
Wells was recognized by Debbie Brown, Representative Gene Reynolds Legislative Assistant, for raising awareness of spinal cord injuries.
Mon May 06, 2013
Passive Exercise Machines from Ex N' Flex Improve Quality of Life for Many of its Users -
There is specialized exercise equipment on the market that has been specifically designed to help people who are affected with mobility issues.
Beni Kedem golf tournament scheduled
The Beni Kedem Shrine Center will hold a golf tournament at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start May 18 at Big Bend Golf Course in Tornado.
Fri May 03, 2013
Jacksonville Fish Fry Raises Thousands Of Dollars For Shriners Hospitals
Shriners and volunteers were dipping, frying and serving flounder, hush puppies and coleslaw in Jacksonville Friday.
Consequences of Common Data Analysis Inaccuracies in CNS Trauma Injury Basic Research.
Abstract The development of successful treatments for humans after traumatic brain or spinal cord injuries requires animal research.
InVivo Therapeutics Announces Call Notice for Exercise of Warrants...
InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. , a developer of groundbreaking technologies for the treatment of spinal cord injuries and other neurotrauma conditions, today announced that it has issued a call notice for the early exercise of warrants issued to investors on October 26, 2010, November 10, 2010 and December 3, 2010 .
Thu May 02, 2013
Art spotlight: Artists with disabilities
Continuing: Now in its 50th year, the Sister Kenny Institute's annual event is rightly known as a source of good art for a very good cause.
InVivo Therapeutics Named a 2013 "Best Places to Work" Winner by Boston Business Journal
InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. , a developer of groundbreaking technologies for the treatment of spinal cord injuries and other neurotrauma conditions, today announced that the Company has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Massachusetts by the The Boston Business Journa l in its eleventh annual regional awards program.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Spinal Injury Treatment in Thailand by Vejthani Hospital
Vejthani Hospital Bangkok offers Spinal Injury Treatment to solve your spine problem at Vejthani spine center in Thailand : cts.businesswire.com/ct/CT?id=smartlink&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww .. . We will analyze for the appropriate care tailored to the needs of each patient suffering from spinal injury.