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  • 10/17/2011 - 10:17am
    by Anthony Rain Starez Really, there are two of me. A river runs between us. On one side is a prisoner confined to a small cell, only able to peer at others with freedom to walk, use their hands effortlessly to hold things, feel things, pull...

  • 09/30/2011 - 8:17am
    The Miami Project is happy to tell you that we have submitted our application to the FDA to request permission to start a phase 1 clinical trial to test the safety of injecting Schwann cells into people with SCI. We now have to wait for a response...

  • 09/21/2011 - 8:42am
    The National Center on Physical Activity and Disability is offering a free, web-based physical activity and nutrition program for people with chronic health conditions, mobility impairments, and physical disabilities. By registering, you will gain...

  • 08/25/2011 - 12:18pm
    by Anthony Radano In my job, I meet and talk to a lot of new spinal cord injury survivors. They are quadriplegics and paraplegics; complete and incomplete injuries; males, females, old, and young. No matter what category they fall into...

  • 08/19/2011 - 10:43am
    Recognizing the devastating effects of sustaining a spinal cord injury, the United States Senate has declared September as National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month. This Resolution, sponsored by Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Bill Nelson (D-FL...

  • 07/22/2011 - 11:25am
    Anthony Radano and Justin Stark like to disagree and have had many spirited debates on numerous topics while working at the Resource Center. Some of these discussions cover important issues such as healthcare reform, while other conversations...

  • 07/21/2011 - 10:52am
    By Gordon Palmer It's a cold day in January 2010 and I'm glad I'm inside. However, I would rather be at work or anywhere but here in an extended care facility. I just had surgery for a pressure sore. It's my first...

  • 07/12/2011 - 8:40am
    Are you working or want to work and have a need for a personal care attendant to help you with activities of daily living? Florida has a program that will reimburse working persons with a disability for the care they need. Your PCA could be a...

  • 07/12/2011 - 8:37am
    Wheelchairs 4 Kids is a Tarpon Springs, FL nonprofit organization that provides free wheelchairs, ramps, and other adaptive devices for children that have limited mobility due to illness, accident or abuse. It's goal to allow all kids to...

  • 06/20/2011 - 1:42pm
    By Justin Stark Being a longtime wheelchair user can wreak havoc on your body. Everyday you require your upper limbs to perform tasks that they weren’t designed for, such as propelling a wheelchair. If you add to these basic demands by playing...