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"Spinal cord injury"




  1. photo New brain implants enable paralyzed monkeys to control their legsNew brain implants enable paralyzed monkeys to control their legsNews
    a signal from the brain to the spinal cord, and also the first to function using wireless technology. Paraplegia is most often caused by an injury to the spine that disrupts the ability of nerve signalsRead more
  2. photo Scientists devise new ways to remote control living organismsScientists devise new ways to remote control living organismsNews
    of the scientists, Dr Ziv Williams, said, "The goal is to take people with brain stem or spinal cord paralysis and bypass the injury. The hope is ultimately to get completely natural movement, I think it'sRead more
  3. photo Infant assaulted with 8 vaccine doses at six months old... collapses into state of brain damage... doctors blame the parents!Infant assaulted with 8 vaccine doses at six months old... collapses into state of brain damage... doctors blame the parents!News
    in the brain and spinal cord. However, it can also occur later in life due to spinal injury, "exposure to harmful substances, or infection," according to the NIH. The Garzas were happy to have a diagnosisRead more
  4. photo Periodic Limb Movement Disorder – What Is It?Periodic Limb Movement Disorder – What Is It?Treatment
    . Diabetes mellitus, iron deficiency, spinal cord tumor, spinal cord injury, sleep apnea, breathing difficulties, narcolepsy and uremia can lead to PLMD. Other things that can lead to PLMD are anemiaRead more
  5. photo Why you should not ignore bladder painWhy you should not ignore bladder painNews
    people at greatest risk for bladder control issues include: spinal cord injuries, Parkinson's disease, strokes, multiple sclerosis, pregnancy and vaginal deliveries, obesity or poor dietary choicesRead more
  6. photo Bladder Weakness – Causes and TreatmentBladder Weakness – Causes and TreatmentTreatment
    for their toning and strengthening properties on the entire urinary system, prostate and pancreas. This formula is excellent for the elderly, for women after pregnancy, for people with spinal cord injuriesRead more
  7. photo Four uniquely-named natural herbs that accelerate neurological growth and repairFour uniquely-named natural herbs that accelerate neurological growth and repairNews
    Perhaps the most debilitating health issue anyone has to face is damage to the neurological system. We know from medical science and informed experiences that persons with, say, spinal cord damageRead more
  8. photo Supplementing with vitamin B3 precursor helps prevent hearing lossSupplementing with vitamin B3 precursor helps prevent hearing lossNews
    disorders.The study was funded by Weill Cornell, the Gladstone Institutes, the New York State Department of Health Spinal Cord Injury Fund and the National Institutes of Health.Prevents hearing damage even afterRead more
  9. photo Media dare not report wave of paralyzed children caused by vaccinesMedia dare not report wave of paralyzed children caused by vaccinesNews
    that the virus travels to the spinal cord, where it then affects motor function. But, like polio, they also believe that any damage done by AMF is irreversible. Is a vaccine responsible? According to the BritishRead more
  10. photo Politicians feign concern about 'dangers' of cannabis; silent about pain medications that kill thousandsPoliticians feign concern about 'dangers' of cannabis; silent about pain medications that kill thousandsNews
    in frustration, like fibromyalgia or spinal cord injury," said Dr. Doug Smith, a rehabilitation specialist from New Brunswick, Canada, who is among a growing number of doctors switching to cannabis rather thanRead more

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Spinal cord injury

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A spinal cord injury (SCI) is an injury to the spinal cord resulting in a change, either temporary or permanent, in the cord's normal motor, sensory, or autonomic function. Common causes of damage are trauma (car accident, gunshot, falls, sports injuries, etc.) or disease (transverse myelitis, polio, spina bifida, Friedreich's ataxia, etc.). The spinal cord does not have to be severed in order...More