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New Drug Sparks Nerve Growth, Repairs Spinal Cord Injury

New Drug Shows Promise For Spinal Cord Injury Recovery

A team of researchers have developed a new drug, which has helped improved the degree of movement in patients suffering from spinal cord injury in mice, which were used as the test subject. Further tests have also revealed that this ...

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Almost 55% Of Infants At Serious Death Risk From Crib Bedding

55 Percent Babies At Risk In Cribs

A recent study released by the National Institute of Health has reported that almost 55% of all US infants are put to sleep in cribs that could kill them. For most of these children, their bedding puts them at a ...

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Toy Scooters Responsible For 40 Percent Increase In Child Injury Rate

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A new study has found that toy-related injuries are on the rise over recent decades – in particular one toy stands out amongst the others. That toy is collapsible, lightweight, foot-powered toy scooters, first popularized by Razor and other manufacturers beginning ...

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Nose Cells Placed in the Spine Helps Paralysed Man Walk Again

Paralyzed Man Walks Again After Nose Cells Are Placed in Spine

Could there be a cure for paralysis? Well yes, and apparently, it could be simply done by transplanting nose cells to the spinal cord. Seems too good to be true? Well, it has turned into reality for Darek Fidyka, age 38. ...

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Varsity Football Player Dies From Head Injury During Game

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A high school varsity football player from Long Island died Wednesday night after suffering a severe head injury during a game. Tom Cutinella, a guard/linebacker for the Shoreham-Wading River High School Wildcats, collided with an opposing player from John Glenn ...

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