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2011-07-13 05:00:00

Executives and friends of the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation to participate in the 2011 Triathlon/Duathlon for Autism in Belmar SHORT HILLS, N.J., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On July 31st, executives and friends of the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation will participate in the 2011 Triathlon/Duathlon for Autism in Belmar, New Jersey, proving once again Christopher Reeve's edict that "nothing is impossible." (Logo:...

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2011-05-20 11:14:46

Rob Summers was left paralyzed after a car accident in 2006 but is now able to stand and take steps after electrical stimulation of his spinal cord.

2011-04-12 00:00:27

The PUMPâ„¢ is a new power wheelchair accessory enabling a person with a spinal cord injury to easily empty their leg bag directly into a toilet or urinal with a simple press of a button.

2011-03-19 00:00:29

The PUMP is a new power wheelchair accessory from BIOTX Ltd. enabling a person with a spinal cord injury to easily empty their urinary leg bag directly into a toilet or urinal with a simple press of a button.

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.

2010-01-25 13:43:01

The application of a cervical collar on a trauma victim can cause more harm to the patient, leading to secondary injuries or even death, according to experts at Baylor College of Medicine in a study that appears in the current online edition of the Journal of Trauma.

2009-11-09 14:02:25

Study supports expansion of first human trial to include those with cervical spinal cord damage.

2009-10-21 13:14:00

SHORT HILLS, N.J., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation announced today that Alan T. Brown has been elected to the Board of Directors.


Word of the Day
dittany
  • An aromatic woolly plant (Origanum dictamnus) native to Crete, formerly believed to have magical powers.
The word 'dittany' may come from the name of Mount Diktē in Crete, where it was supposed to grow.
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