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The idea of any acute therapy for spinal cord injury is to limit the damage that occurs secondary to the initial trauma. As a result of inflammation, edema and general cellular chaos, the injury process continues for hours and even days. But that process, which is becoming better understood, can be manipulated. There are new tools to protect the ... more...
Posted by Sam Maddox on Spinal Cord Injury Research Nov 30, 2015 7:28 PM EST
One of the many things I love about the Team LeGrand community is the time I get to spend connecting with all my supporters. That's why I've decided to take it to the next level. Tomorrow at 11:00 AM EST, I am holding a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) for all my Team LeGrand teammates to connect with me in a real time virtual Q&A session. I will be open ... more...
Posted by Community Admin on Daily Dose Nov 30, 2015 5:38 PM EST
NOTE: This is a two-part blog on my own worst enemies as a paralytic – wounds and infections. I'm a slow learner or maybe my old, pre-paralysis habits die hard, but it has taken me a goodly part of my nineteen years as a T-10/12 para to get my arms around the infernal problem of skin wounds and their consequences. Which means: I have had a lot of wounds of all ... more...
Posted by ARucker on Life After Paralysis Nov 30, 2015 3:16 PM EST

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