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Nanoparticles Used to Help Treat Spinal Cord Injuries - R & D Magazine



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Nanoparticles Used to Help Treat Spinal Cord Injuries 
R & D Magazine
A new nanoparticle treatment could help those suffering from spinal cord injuries walk better after their injury, while also reducing secondary nerve damage caused by inflammation and internal scarring. A research team from Northwestern University has ...

 


Community continues to rally around Legacy football player who sustained spinal cord injury at practice - The Denver Post



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Community continues to rally around Legacy football player who sustained spinal cord injury at practice 
The Denver Post
Now this season, the Lightning are dealing with more adversity, this time in the form of a spinal cord injury to junior varsity player Cameron Shelley. The sophomore wideout and defensive back sustained the injury, called central cord syndrome, during ...

 


Man participating in Running Festival years after spinal cord injury - WBAL Baltimore



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Man participating in Running Festival years after spinal cord injury 
WBAL Baltimore
A Rosedale man who wasn't able to walk just a few years ago will be participating in the Baltimore Running Festival. Not everyone taking part in the Baltimore Running Festival will be running. For Chris Whyte, there's no such thing as a simple bike ride.

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Drug therapy 'restores breathing' after spinal injury - BBC News - BBC News



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Drug therapy 'restores breathing' after spinal injury - BBC News 
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A drug-based therapy appears to restore breathing in rats paralysed from the neck down by a spinal injury, according to scientists. They hope their "exciting but ...
New approach helps rodents with spinal cord injury breathe on their ... Medical Xpress

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Spinal Cord Injury - Pipeline Review, H2 2017 - PR Newswire - PR Newswire (press release)



Spinal Cord Injury - Pipeline Review, H2 2017 - PR Newswire 
PR Newswire (press release)
Global Markets Direct's latest Pharmaceutical and Healthcare disease pipeline guide Spinal Cord Injury - Pipeline Review, H2 2017, provides an overview of the ...

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LIVING with a Spinal Cord Injury - HuffPost



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LIVING with a Spinal Cord Injury 
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It is still hard to believe that I have been LIVING with a spinal cord injury for nearly ten years now. That day is still ingrained in my memory like it was yesterday, although it often feels that my life before was a lifetime ago. Although no one ...

 


New neural network restores diaphragm function after spinal cord injury - UPI.com



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New neural network restores diaphragm function after spinal cord injury 
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Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Researchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have made a discovery that may revolutionize the treatment of spinal cord injuries. Individuals who experience spinal cord injuries are often reliant on a ventilator due ...

 


Leading Spinal Cord Injury Experts Join ReNetX Scientific Advisory ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)



Leading Spinal Cord Injury Experts Join ReNetX Scientific Advisory ... 
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NEW HAVEN, Conn., Oct. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ReNetX Bio, a company developing first-in-class therapeutics to treat injury to the central nervous ...

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Spinal cord injury researchers run New York marathon - New Zealand Herald



Spinal cord injury researchers run New York marathon 
New Zealand Herald
Two University of Auckland honours students are among several Kiwis running the New York City Marathon to fundraise for research that could one day help people with spinal cord injuries walk again. Laverne Robilliard and Connor Clemett - along with 26 ...

 


Suicide victim: 2014 spinal cord injury ended life of adventure - York Dispatch



York Dispatch
 
Suicide victim: 2014 spinal cord injury ended life of adventure 
York Dispatch
David Kettering embraced adventure. The Stewartstown man hiked to the top of mountains ? including the 14411-foot Mount Ranier in Washington state ? and ...

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