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Brain Electrodes Could Mean Movement For Spinal Injury Patients [VIDEO]

Imagine moving an object by simply thinking about that action. It’s not telepathy, but a recent development by researchers might give hope…
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Paralyzed Rat With Spinal Injury Walks Again With Robot Rehabilitation

Health : Medical News Today (2 years ago)

A rat with spinal cord injury and paralyzed legs managed to walk again after robot rehabilitation got its spinal brain working again and voluntary movement was restored. Swiss researchers reported that when the spinal cord of a rat'... Read Post

Researchers Are Finding New Ways To Treat And Rehabilitate Patients With Spinal Cord Injury

Health : Medical News Today (2 years ago)

Research just released demonstrates how new scientific knowledge is driving innovative treatments for spinal cord injuries. Spinal cord damage is debilitating and life-altering, limiting or preventing movement and feeling for millio... Read Post

Spinal Cord Injury Leads To Irreversible Tissue Loss Within 40 Days

Health : Medical News Today (last year)

A spinal cord injury changes the functional state and structure of the spinal cord and the brain. For example, the patients' ability to walk or move their hands can become restricted. How quickly such degenerative changes develop, h... Read Post

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