Understanding the Basics: Spinal Cord Injury

What is a Spinal Cord Injury? The spinal cord is a soft bundle of nerve fibers and associated tissue running from the base of the brain down to the lower back. It is protected by the bones of your spine. It connects your brain to all parts of your body. The spinal cord runs through… Learn More »

New Hope For Those With Spinal Cord Injuries

Each day car accidents and other tragic events leave victims paralyzed for the rest of their life. There are 250,000 Americans who have a spinal cord injury and 37% are caused by motor vehicle accidents each year. Of these injured individuals, half  are paraplegic. With average lifetime costs for paraplegics being $400,000 and an estimated… Learn More »