Understanding SCI Research

Clinical Trials are a series of research studies that are required before a new drug or treatment can be marketed to the public. Learn why they are required and how they are important to research.

Those of you who follow news about spinal cord injury research have probably read about “The Big Idea”, a research initiative of the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation.

Research isn’t only happening in scientific labs, it is now being carried out daily in Physical and Occupational Therapy Clinics. As technology and the understanding of the nervous system and…

What is all this talk about stem cells and how are they related to curing spinal cord injuries?

The struggles of finding a cure for SCI individuals

Often when we think of spinal cord injuries we think of damage to the spinal cord and spinal nerves caused by direct trauma to the neck or back. Most spinal…