Spinal Cords

Dr Pimple Popper removes 'tail' from woman, 22, that keeps growing back on her bum

Dr Pimple Popper - who found fame with stomach-churning videos - has removed a 'tail' that keeps growing back above a 22-year-old woman's bum.<p>In the …

Tumors

Cal football recruit walking months after serious spinal cord injury

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Months ago, it wasn't clear whether Chris Fatilua would ever walk again.<p>The Madison High School graduate and Cal football recruit …

High School Sports

Denver VA hospital finished but $1.3 billion over budget: Report

The newly opened state-of-the-art Veterans Affairs hospital in Denver is finally up and running after 14 years of planning and construction, but the …

U.S. Politics

Abby Lee Miller asks for prayers as she battles a 103 fever and low white blood cell count following spinal tap

It's been a challenging five months for Abby Lee Miller.<p>But the 51-year-old Dance Moms star continues to share her cancer battle on Instagram.<p>'Pray …

Physiotherapy

Man has 11 LITRES of pee drained from his bladder - after it ballooned to six times its size in 10 YEARS

A MAN had 11 litres of wee drained from his bladder after it ballooned to six times its size.<p>By the time the man, from India, had the fluid drained …

Inflammation

ReWalk robotic exoskeleton allows veterans to walk again

More veterans will have the opportunity to walk again thanks to expanded access to a life changing device made by ReWalk exoskeleton.<p>The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) revised its policy to offer national access to medical devices for paralyzed veterans.<p>“The VA issued a policy several years …

Robotics

Scuba diver who broke his spine diving goes back into water to teach disabled people

Rich Osborn was living the dream teaching scuba diving on the sun-soaked Mediterranean island of Cyprus.<p>But on one deep dive, he and some other …

Scuba Diving

Cerebrospinal fluid markers of inflammation and infections in schizophrenia and affective disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis

1.<p>Benros ME, Mortensen PB, Eaton WW. Autoimmune diseases and infections as risk factors for schizophrenia. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2012;1262:56–6. …

Psychiatry

Austin Carlile in the Hospital, Spinal Fluid Leaking Into Head

Former Of Mice & Men vocalist Austin Carlile is, unfortunately, back in the hospital for complications from Marfan Syndrome. In a new Instagram post, …

Stanford University

Horse injured in Steamboat Springs rodeo euthanized

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Officials say a horse was euthanized after it received a back or spinal cord injury during the rodeo in Steamboat Springs.<p>The Steamboat Pilot & Today reports the 5-year-old gelding was in the saddle bronc competition Saturday during the Steamboat Pro Rodeo.<p>Steamboat …

Sanctions

Why salamanders can regrow perfect tails, but lizards can’t

New research explains why tail regeneration is perfect in salamanders and imperfect in lizards—and may help clarify why mice can’t regenerate their …

Regenerative Medicine

Treatment for brachial plexus injuries involves repairing nerve damage

<b>DEAR MAYO CLINIC:</b> I recently tore my brachial plexus as a result of a motorcycle accident. I can’t move my right shoulder and arm much, and they hurt …

Mayo Clinic

Lifeguard paralyzed at town pool years ago surprised by college, Celtics

Nick Malafronte suffered a severe spinal cord injury in a swimming accident as he was working as a lifeguard seven years ago.<p>Southern New Hampshire …

Business Administration

Jimmy Fallon Vomits After Drinking Cocktails With Ryan Reynolds

“I would rather drink spinal fluid than that,” “Deadpool” star says after first round<p>Jimmy Fallon and Ryan Reynolds played a disgusting drinking game …

Ryan Reynolds

Ryan Reynolds Dares to Drink World's Grossest Drink With Jimmy Fallon

Ryan Reynolds — <i>Deadpool</i> star, father of two, husband to Blake Lively, Twitter celebrity — is also a spirits entrepreneur. So on a visit to the <i>Tonight</i> …

Ryan Reynolds

Impaired brain drainage in aging and Alzheimer’s

At a Glance<p>Researchers found that the waste clearing vessels in the brain don’t work as well as mice age, leading to waste buildup.<br>• Improving vessel …

Dementia

Jimmy Fallon Vomited on Late-Night TV + Needs to Be Stopped

Ryan Reynolds and Jimmy Fallon mixed together a number of alcoholic drinks using unique ingredients during a round of "Drinko" on <i>The Tonight Show</i>.<p>The …

Ryan Reynolds

Jimmy Fallon Vomits While Drinking Gross Concoctions with Ryan Reynolds

Jimmy Fallon‘s stomach was put to the test — and failed.<p>On Monday night’s episode of <i>The</i> <i>Tonight Show</i>, Fallon, 43, faced off against Ryan Reynolds, 41, …

Ryan Reynolds

Tiny bits of RNA can trigger pain and itchiness

Two microRNAs may shed light on the causes of nerve pain and itch.

Science

Dangerous Games: A Look at Some of the Most Serious Injuries Sustained in Sport

Sport plays a key role in the cultural and social fabric of communities throughout the world. It allows people to be brought closer together via a …

Spinal Cords

New approach to treating chronic itch

Two receptors in the spinal cord and the right experimental drug: Researchers have discovered a new approach that suppresses itch. In a series of …

Neuroscience

For Authors & Referees | Spinal Cord

<b>Benefits of publishing with Springer Nature</b><br>Springer Nature is a dynamic, innovative, creative company, committed to publishing high quality, …

Spinal Cords

Scientists Have an Interesting Theory on Why Some People Are Left-Handed

Bill Gates. Marie Curie. Oprah Winfrey. Leonardo da Vinci. What do these famous folks all have in common? They're left-handed. And it's that time of …

Leonardo Da Vinci

University of Minnesota reports breakthrough in 3-D printing for spinal cord repair

University of Minnesota researchers have broken new ground in the rapidly advancing field of 3-D printing: Creating stem cell-infused scaffolds that …

Stem Cells

Abby Lee Miller Gets Her ‘Sixth and Hopefully Final’ Lumbar Injection

Abby Lee Miller, former star of <i>Dance Moms</i>, gave her fans another update on her condition on Instagram this weekend. In a post published on Saturday, …

Mayo Clinic

3D printed device aims to restore some function in spinal cord injuries

Engineers and researchers at the University of Minnesota have been working together to develop a new method of treating spinal cord injuries. The …

Stem Cells

Optimising complementary soft tissue synchrotron X-ray microtomography for reversibly-stained central nervous system samples

1.<p>Holme, M. N. <i>et al</i>. Complementary X-ray tomography techniques for histology-validated 3D imaging of soft and hard tissues using plaque-containing …

Google Scholar

Your spinal cord is the reason you are a left handed person: Research- Technology News, Firstpost

Traditionally, being on the left side of things was never seen right. Moreover, being a 'lefty' or left-handed person was commonly associated with …

Technology (India)

Sanders Trust acquires $24.5 million Oklahoma property

Birmingham's The Sanders Trust has acquired a $24.5 million Tulsa, Okla., hospital.<p>PAM (Post Acute Medical) Rehabilitation Hospital, built last year, …

Birmingham, AL

Video Q&A about Spina Bifida

Description<p>Join us Thursday, August 23 at 11 a.m. CT for a video Q&A with Dr. Angela Mattke, pediatrician, Dr. William Shaughnessy, orthopedic …

Orthopedic