Spinal Cord Injuries Newswire

Spinal Cord Injuries Newswire

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  1. Brooklyn woman to handcycle 5K this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News12.com

    Tara Accetta is preparing to handcycle the Spinal Cord Injury Awareness 5K this weekend to raise awareness about spinal cord injuries. Tara Accetta is preparing to handcycle the Spinal Cord Injury Awareness 5K this weekend to raise awareness about spinal cord injuries.

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  2. Push to Walk Partners with Seton Hall University for StudyRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Push to Walk, a non-profit organization that provides individualized workouts and resources to people with spinal cord injuries and other forms of paralysis, partners with the Department of Physical Therapy at Seton Hall University for a study. With this research collaboration, we also wish to show that we are capable of making a bigger contribution to the science behind exercise and neuro-rehabilitation.

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  3. Sign up now for annual Main Street MileRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... research and outstanding teaching programs. Children up to age 18 with orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries and cleft lip and palate are eligible for care and receive all services in a family-centered environment, with no financial ...

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  4. Kids get helmet safety lessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The Center Foundation offered a visual demonstration at Juniper Elementary to show how helmets prevent brain and spinal cord injuries The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies.

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  5. This Football Player Was Told He'd Never Walk Again -- Watch Him Cross The Stage At His GraduationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MTV

    In 2010, Chris fractured his spine during a football game and was paralyzed. According to NBC News , he was told that he had only a three percent chance of ever walking again period , never mind walking just five years later at his college graduation.

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  6. Shriners Hospitals for Children Joins Mayo Clinic Care NetworkRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | PRWeb

    ... United States, Canada and Mexico provide advanced care for children with orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries and cleft lip and palate. Shriners Hospitals for Children has a long and proud history and ongoing work with more than 36 ...

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  7. Asterias Biotherapeutics Receives $11.7M in Proceeds from Exercise of WarrantsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Benzinga

    ... focused on major unmet medical needs without adequate available therapies, including AST-OPC1 for spinal cord injuries and AST-VAC2 for lung cancer." "Asterias has made significant progress since these warrants were issued nearly 12 months ago," ...

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  8. Asterias Biotherapeutics Receives $11.7 Million in Proceeds from Exercise of WarrantsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Freshnews

    ... focused on major unmet medical needs without adequate available therapies, including AST-OPC1 for spinal cord injuries and AST-VAC2 for lung cancer." "Asterias has made significant progress since these warrants were issued nearly 12 months ago," ...

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  9. The ependymal region of the adult human spinal cord differs from...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Brain.oxfordjournals.org

    However, there are reports showing that this region is occluded and disassembled in humans after the second decade of life, although this has been largely ignored or interpreted as a post-mortem artefact. To gain insight into the patency, actual structure, and molecular properties of the adult human spinal cord ependymal region, we followed three approaches: with MRI, we estimated the central canal patency in 59 control subjects, 99 patients with traumatic spinal cord injury, and 26 patients with non-traumatic spinal cord injuries.

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  10. Suffering Doesna t Build SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Albany Times Union

    ... situation and what you are called on to do. I watch the tribute to our servicemen today, those who have spinal cord injuries and other severe disabilities. These are people fighting to retain their lives. It makes you realize how we forget that we ...

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  11. College Football Player Who Was Paralyzed His Freshman Year Just...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | TheBlaze.com

    ... graduating and getting engaged - he founded the SCI CAN Foundation after his injury to help others with spinal cord injuries who might not have access to the therapy equipment they need. "Chris attributes much of his success to the array of therapy ...

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  12. HealthSouth Corp Stock Rating Lowered by ZacksRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... disabilities or injuries due to medical conditions, such as strokes, hip fractures, head injuries, spinal cord injuries and a variety of debilitating neurological conditions, which are nondiscretionary in nature. To get a free copy of the research ...

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  13. Spinal injections of stem cells restore sensation in some paraplegics: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... of the Spinal Cord Injury Centre at Balgrist University Hospital who led the Zurich team, said thoracic spinal cord injuries have "historically defied responses to experimental therapies." The measurable gains found in some patients "strongly argue ...

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  14. ReWalk Robotics Up On Buy Rating, Stock Price UpgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Investor's Business Daily

    ReWalk develops and makes wearable robotic exoskeletons for individuals with spinal cord injuries. The company raised $36 million in its Sept.

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  15. AHCA Announces Passage of Transitional Living Facilities BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Capital Soup

    The Florida Agency for Health Care Administration announced the passage of Senate bill 682 which consolidates the regulatory oversight and updates client protections for transitional living facilities that serve persons who have brain or spinal cord injuries. "I want to thank Governor Scott for signing this important bill and for his commitment to ensuring residents in transitional living facilities receive quality care and services," said Secretary Elizabeth Dudek.

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  16. Market Report, "HealthSouth Corporation (HLS) - Pharmaceuticals &...Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | PR-inside.com

    The company owns and operates inpatient rehabilitation and hospitals to provides healthcare and medical care services. Its services consist of treatment to medical conditions such as brain injury, cardiac care, diabetes, hip fracture, joint replacement, multi trauma, oncology, pediatrics, wound care, multi trauma strokes, neurological disorders, head injuries, spinal cord injuries and patients requiring rehabilitative healthcare.

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  17. Tobii AB Q1 Report 2015Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | GlobeNewswire

    ... that are controlled by eye movement or touch screens for use by people with special needs due to spinal cord injuries, CP, ALS or other medical conditions. Tobii Pro develops and sells eye-tracking equipment and services used today by more than ...

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  18. Roll On Capitol Hill Activities Schedule Set - Rehab ManagmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Rehab Management

    The event aims to shape policies that impact the health, independence, and quality of life of people living with spinal cord injuries and disorders . Roll on Capitol Hill is described as United Spinal's signature policy event, intended to highlight key advocacy priorities for its membership and the broader disability community to ensure that legislators include wheelchair users and all people with disabilities in policy debates on Capitol Hill.

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  19. Bionic suits to help spinal patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | ANSA.it

    Bologna, May 18 - A new rehabilitation program using motorized exoskeletons, also known as bionic suits, will begin in July at Montecatone Hospital in Imola, which is currently treating about 250 patients with spinal cord injuries, the hospital announced Monday. The American-produced Ekso-Gt exoskeletons, which are like motorized tutors and cost about 200,000 euros each, will be funded by the Imola Credit Union Foundation and Montecatone non-profit.

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  20. Isaac Kolstad's family planning benefit bike rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | TwinCities

    Isaac Kolstad, the former Minnesota State football who suffered a traumatic brain injury after being punched in a nightclub district, has made big strides thanks to intensive physical therapy. Now his father and brother are launching a cross-country bike tour to raise money to help others who need the same therapy.

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