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  • Scientists Find Way to Turn Stem Cells into Brain Cells
  • 4/24/2013
  • (US News) - Scientists have discovered an antibody that can turn stem cells from a patient's bone marrow directly into brain cells, a potential breakthrough in the treatment of neurological diseases and injuries.
  • People With Down Add Love to the World!
  • 4/23/2013
  • (NRO) - The pernicious search and destroy mission to wipe people with Down off of the planet through eugenic abortion is taking so much love out of the world. Case in point: Last year, Cincinnati Reds fan, Teddy Kremer, visited the clubhouse. Joy ensued.
  • Doctor Calls Recovery of Child Shot 'Inspiring To See'
  • 4/22/2013
  • (newsnet5) - A rehabilitation doctor says the three-year-old survivor of her mother's murder-suicide is "inspiring to see." Isabel Perez awoke from a coma on Feb. 11, five days after she was shot. "She did have a very severe gunshot wound to the brain and I'm very impressed with the fact that she got here alive. Credit for that goes to the paramedics," Dr. Ken Winston said, a pediatric neurosurgeon.
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment Gaining Popularity in Medical Field
  • 4/21/2013
  • (SBWIRE) - When Steve Koca had plaque within his blood passageways block circulation to his foot, his physicians told him he ought to use a high-pressure oxygen system to assist his recovery.
  • Montana Senate Rejects Doctor-Assisted Suicide Bill
  • 4/19/2013
  • (AP) - The Montana Senate has rejected a measure that would have made it illegal for doctors and caregivers to help terminally ill people kill themselves. House Bill 505 was struck down Monday in a 27-23 floor vote after senators removed it from the Senate Judiciary Committee, where it was stuck after failing to get a majority of support.
  • New Laboratory to Study Brain Trauma
  • 4/18/2013
  • (Chron.com) - A new Rice University laboratory will be one of the few in the country to examine how the brain responds over time to traumatic injuries or neurological disorders.
  • People Don't Have to Die in ICUs!
  • 4/17/2013
  • (NRO) - Sometimes it is as if hospice never happened. People now often die at home, surrounded by loved ones, without heroic efforts forced upon the dying to keep them alive.
  • Tide is Turning for Brave Liam Knight
  • 4/16/2013
  • (news.com.au) - Back on a surfboard in the water at his beloved beach, Liam Knight was another step closer to his dream of being able to go for a surf again. Under the watchful eye of his recreational therapists, the 17-year-old paddled about in Collaroy's rock pool yesterday as if he'd never left it.
  • 79-Year-Old Wakes From Five-Year Coma
  • 4/15/2013
  • (Blaze) - The first words of a 79-year-old Michigan woman as she emerged from a five year semi-coma were, "I want to go to a Bob Seger concert."
  • Jacki Ragan: Terri's Day 2013
  • 4/11/2013
  • (NRLC News) - Most of us can remember where we were and what we were doing on important dates - landmarks so to speak-such as September 11, or when singer-songwriter John Lennon was shot. For those of us who are a bit older, it might include when President Kennedy was shot. So, where were you on March 31, 2005?