Epidural stipulation…

CONTACT Epidural Stimulation A NEW TREATMENT OPTION FOR SPINAL CORD INJURY SUFFEERS. Contact an Epidural Stimulation Specialist What is Epidural Stimulation? PreviousNext Breakthrough INNOVATIVE TREATMENT The revolutionary Epidural Stimulation device is undoubtedly one of the best treatments available for Spinal Cord Injury patients today. An integrative medium to recovery combined with …

Mindfulness

Finally! Science believes in power of the mind! Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) incorporates elements of cognitive-behavioural therapy with mindfulness-based stress reduction into an 8-session group program. Initially conceived as an intervention for relapse prevention in people with recurrent depression, it has since been applied to various psychiatric conditions. Our paper …

Bone Density After SCI 

Why does osteoporosis occur so often in SCI patients? Osteoporosis in SCI patients is a much different situation than those who experience it in the general population. It is believed that around 80% of SCI patients will experience either osteoporosis or osteopenia following their injuries. Unfortunately, in some cases following …

Depression and suicide? Not an option!

    Understanding depression   Depression is a serious medical illness that involves the brain. It’s more than just a feeling of being down in the dumps or blue for a few days. If you are one of the more than 20 million people in the United States who have …

DMSO

DMSO: Many Uses, Much Controversy Maya Muir/ www.dmso.com Abstract Dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO), a by-product of the wood industry, has been in use as a commercial solvent since 1953. It is also one of the most studied but least understood pharmaceutical agents of our time–at least in the United States. According …