How do I avoid the risk of postoperative spinal injury?

Answer If you have had spinal surgery, talk with your doctor or surgeon about reducing your risk of a postoperative spinal injury. An injury to your back following surgery could force you into another sur... Read More »

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How to Prevent a Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)?

Prevent spinal injuriesNearly 11,000 people suffer a spinal cord injury in the U.S. every year. Car crashes, falls, guns, and sports related accidents all contribute to this large number. The follo... Read More »

How to Treat a Spinal Injury Victim?

Spinal injuries can lead to permanent disability and paralysis. Knowing how to properly treat someone who has had a spinal injury can lower the risks of damaging the spinal cord. Spinal cord injuri... Read More »

Spinal injury/stem cell research?

Yes, there is very much a connection between Spinal injuries and muscle spasms, paralysis. You can get involved in research by contacting the research institutes and getting a doctorate in this fie... Read More »

How to Rule Out a Spinal Cord Injury During First Aid?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), motor vehicle accidents account for nearly half of all spinal cord injuries in the U.S. each year. If someone is injured after a c... Read More »