10/21/2014 - 12:12am
They used a nerve bridge constructed between the two stumps of the damage spinal column.
10/16/2014 - 5:00pm
FOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TV
Inventor doesn't let his wheelchair set limitsFOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TVYou can't miss the sound of his trike pulling up, and Michael Maher hopes his message is just as loud. "Your only limitations are your...
10/15/2014 - 2:10pm
While he may be the founder and CEO of one of the largest urological supply companies in the United States, Bert Burns is not your regular businessmen with a spinal cord injury. Also a Paralympian, Bert carries on a passionate sports life outside of the...
10/09/2014 - 12:15pm
The family of Christopher Reeve is announcing what it calls a "game changer” in the treatment of spinal cord injuries."It's hard not to think, 'What if he was here and what if he was present for this breakthrough?'”...
10/09/2014 - 11:44am
A friend's gift will help a UT freshman in his tryout for the U.S. Power Soccer team.
10/09/2014 - 9:25am
First Patient Treated In Neuralstem Phase I Spinal Cord Injury Stem Cell Trial ...CNNMoneyGERMANTOWN, Md., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE MKT: CUR) announced that the first patient was treated last week in the Phase I...
10/07/2014 - 8:40am
UI wheelchair athletes are now training in renovated facilities at the Division of Disability Resources and Educational Services building. The training room where the University of Illinois wheelchair athletes worked out until recently was once part of...
10/07/2014 - 8:00am
NEWARK, Calif. -- StemCells, Inc. , a world leader in the research and development of cell based therapies for the treatment of disorders of the central nervous system, announced today that it has initiated ...
10/07/2014 - 3:07am
Halloween is around the corner and you know what that means? Ghosts, witches, and infamous haunted houses. For wheelchair users, this may be the time of the year where you become anxious about making a creative outfit, but have no fear! We are here to...
10/07/2014 - 12:01am
A new ranking is offering insight on the nation's best and worst places for people with disabilities to call home.