I was just going to do a post on the upcoming film “Me Before You,” which has been getting a ton of backlash lately for its portrayal of disability. 1,734 more words
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It’s been less than a year since we last reported on the CIRM-funded Asterias Biotherapeutics trial for spinal cord injury (SCI), and we already have more – still preliminary – but good news to share. 740 more words
Chronic urinary retention (CUR) is a long-term condition that develops when your bladder does not empty completely when you urinate.
So far,no systematic review has been published on the use of acupuncture for the treatment of chronic urinary retention (CUR) due to spinal cord injury (SCI). 149 more words
No PhD? No problem. Over some cold brews this week, Drexel University scientists will be chatting about their research in language understandable to even those who struggled through high school biology. 407 more words
For a long time I have put off writing my first post because I just did not know where to begin. However, with yesterday being Spinal Cord Injury Awareness day, I’ve found it has provided me with the perfect opportunity to spill some facts and pair them with my own experiences. 1,202 more words