Network News

  • Survivors of Traumatic Brain Injuries To Showcase Art
  • 2/28/2013
  • (NoviPatch) - The City of Novi is proud to partner with Cassell and Associates to bring awareness to survivors of traumatic brain injuries by showcasing their clients' artwork in the Novi Civic Center Atrium March 1 through April 28.
  • Forced Plug Pulling Coming?
  • 2/27/2013
  • (NRO) - Oh, oh. NYU Bioethicist Art Caplan (pictured)  seems to suggest-in the context of a story about former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon-that we should not maintain people like Terri Schiavo and others, who are either in a persistent vegetative or minimally conscious state-this even though new research suggests that at least some are more aware than thought previously.
  • Canadians Unite Against Legalized Euthanasia
  • 2/26/2013
  • (OneNewsNow) - Doctors in Canada have launched a drive against an effort in Quebec to legalize euthanasia, despite a national law against it.
  • Oscar Host Seth McFarlane's Blatant Bigotry
  • 2/25/2013
  • (Wesley J. Smith/The Corner) - Can you imagine the Oscars allowing anyone to host the big show who had mocked defenseless minorities? No? Well, think again.
  • Death Panel Advocacy on 'This Week'
  • 2/24/2013
  • (NRO) - Liberals screamed when Sarah Palin warned about "death panels" during the run up to the passage of Obamacare. But many really want health care rationing based on invidious methods of medical discrimination-as I have repeatedly reported here.
  • Brain Injury: My Road to Recovery - Regaining Independence
  • 2/21/2013
  • (CBS) - "Left, right, stop or slow down." After more than 30 years of driving, last October I found myself once again demonstrating to the RMV that I know my hand signals.
  • Toronto Newborn Wrongly Declared Dead
  • 2/20/2013
  • (Calgary Herald) - A drop in core temperature due to exposure to severe cold can slow the metabolism so much that a person can appear to be dead, say doctors, who believe that was likely the case with a newborn girl who had been declared dead on the weekend but "came back" to life.
  • Salem Resident Continues to Heal After TBI
  • 2/19/2013
  • (Roanoke Times) - Steven Myers and his mom Norma returned to their home in Salem on Dec. 1 after spending three months at the Shepherd Center in Atlanta, Ga., where Steven underwent intensive inpatient rehab, followed by intensive daily outpatient rehab at Shepherd Pathways in Decatur, Ga.
  • Assisted Suicide is Suicide
  • 2/18/2013
  • (NRO) - Suicide is suicide. One would think that truth, at least, would not be a matter of controversy. But from its inception, the euthanasia movement has sought to advance the cause by redefining terms and blurring crucial ethical and moral distinctions.
  • Mouth Device Possible Treatment for TBI
  • 2/16/2013
  • (army.mil) - The tongue is an amazing organ. Thousands of nerve fibers in it help us eat, drink and swallow. Without them, we would not taste. The tongue helps us speak. Quietly, its surface defends our bodies from germs.