Latest Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation Stories

2011-07-22 00:01:00

Over $500,000 to support nonprofit organizations focused on improving the quality of life for those living with paralysis Short Hills, N.J.

2011-05-24 09:15:00

WASHINGTON, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The news of a possible therapy breakthrough that could in the future help some people with spinal cord injury is being described as an "exciting development" by Paralyzed Veterans of America. "I think everyone who has read or seen the stories are very excited by what seems like a novel therapy to help some people with spinal cord injury be more ambulatory, at least in the laboratory setting.

2011-03-16 00:00:29

Nation’s Leading Accessible Vans Manufacturer Provides Free Shuttle Service for Paralysis Community Los Angeles, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 15, 2011 Life Rolls On announced today that Rollx Vans will be the organization’s Official Transportation Partner for its signature quality of life program, They Will Surf Again (TWSA).

2011-03-15 00:00:29

Professional soccer star to help spread awareness in honor of his brother. Short Hills, NJ (Vocus/PRWEB) March 14, 2011 The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation announced today that Major League Soccer star, Daniel Hernandez, has been named a celebrity ambassador.

2011-02-26 00:00:27

Online community to select winners of “Share With the World the Faces and Place of your Life” Reeve Foundation photo contest. Short Hills, NJ (Vocus/PRWEB) February 24, 2011 The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation has launched an online photo contest to showcase favorite portraits and travel destinations of the paralysis community.

2010-09-07 10:52:00

September 18th( )Fundraiser in Bushnell Park Seeks to Raise Awareness for the Care & Cure for People in Connecticut Living with Spinal Cord Injuries GLASTONBURY, Conn., Sept.

Word of the Day
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.