I just finished watching the most amazing video of a truly amazing young lady. When I was finished watching the video I was absolutely stunned to see that not a single person had yet left a comment on what I assumed must be a rather new page, so I thought that a re-blog was in order. Trust me, if you are into true courage and fighting spirits, then this a video you probably don't want to miss.
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Things on the website have been rather quiet of late, though not for lack of interesting science and tech news. But rather I have been tied up with work projects for the last while, and am endeavoring to find some time to take a more in depth look at some recent developments. 238 more words
Forty nine-year-old Sean Mullin has already passed the $2 million mark in drugs he must take to keep him alive.
Fortunately for Mullin, who suffers from a rare form of the deadly lung disease pulmonary arterial hypertension, his wife’s drug plan covers the cost. 682 more words
The video below is not for the faint of heart–although it contains no graphic images. But there’s something stomach-turning in watching a doctor discuss the harvesting of fetal body parts over lunch as she takes bites of her salad and sips her red wine. 417 more words
Anthony Windebank, MD and coauthors, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, evaluated the response of nerve tissue over time to an implanted biomaterial scaffold, with or without Schwann cells, at the site of a full transection spinal cord injury in rats. 188 more words