Motor vehicle accidents can occur anywhere at virtually any time. The reasons they occur vary depending on the specifics surrounding each situation. In some cases drunk driving is a contributing factor.
Each day people throughout the nation suffer spinal cord injuries that leave them paralyzed. Whether paraplegic or quadriplegic, life following such an injury will never be the same. Because of the dramatic impact a spinal injury has on the life of the affected person, as well as his or her loved ones, researchers are always looking for viable treatment options. Recently treatment described as “a breakthrough,” was published in the journal Brain.