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InfiniteInclusion Flashmob by Infinite Flow – A Wheelchair Dance Company

Published: November 15, 2016

Infinite Flow, a nonprofit and America’s first professional wheelchair ballroom dance company, performed a massive flash mob at 4:30pm on Sunday November 13, 2016 at the Venice Beach Boardwalk. Continue Reading »

Spinal cord rehabilitation and repair: an interview with Quentin Barraud

Published: November 15, 2016

dr-quentin-barraudSpinal cord repair and rehabilitation is a difficult but important topic to research, can you please give a brief overview of research in this field?

There are many grades of spinal cord injuries, in terms of range of movement, from small disabilities to becoming wheelchair bound for the rest of your life, the range is very broad.

There are many different approaches to try to overcome these disabilities, with key areas of research being focussed on developing stem cell therapies and using growth factors to promote regrowth of the nerve tissue after the injury. Continue Reading »

Brain implants allow paralysed monkeys to walk

Published: November 9, 2016

Swiss researchers travel to China to conduct pioneering experiment.

For more than a decade, neuroscientist Grégoire Courtine has been flying every few months from his lab at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne to another lab in Beijing, China, where he conducts research on monkeys with the aim of treating spinal-cord injuries. Continue Reading »

Capturing Action Sports as a Quadriplegic Photographer

Published: November 8, 2016 | Spinal Cord Injury: , ,

Loren Worthington is a photographer with a unique perspective, both literally and figuratively. Continue Reading »

Stacy Kohut – Four Wheel Annihilation!

Published: October 7, 2016 | Spinal Cord Injury:

Stacy Kohut shreds Whistler Mountain Bike Park trails aboard his awesome Four Wheel bike! Continue Reading »