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Brain implant breakthrough may reverse paralysis

Brain implant breakthrough may reverse paralysis

Researchers developed a system that uses a brain implant and brain-computer interface to translate signals between the brain and limbs of a paralyzed person. Early testing shows that the system can
A Great Equestrian Fell From a Horse. Can He Get Back Up?

A Great Equestrian Fell From a Horse. Can He Get Back Up?

How Kevin Babington, an Olympian and top coach, is rebuilding his life after being paralyzed in a show jumping accident.
A Great Equestrian Fell From a Horse. Can He Get Back Up?

A Great Equestrian Fell From a Horse. Can He Get Back Up?

How Kevin Babington, an Olympian and top coach, is rebuilding his life after being paralyzed in a show jumping accident.

Two Strains of Polio Are Gone, but the End of the Disease Is Still Far Off

Only polio virus Type 1 persists, and only in Pakistan and Afghanistan. But now mutant vaccine viruses are paralyzing some unvaccinated children.

Two Strains of Polio Are Gone, but the End of the Disease Is Still Far Off

Only polio virus Type 1 persists, and only in Pakistan and Afghanistan. But now mutant vaccine viruses are paralyzing some unvaccinated children.

Two Strains of Polio Are Gone, but the End of the Disease Is Still Far Off

Only polio virus Type 1 persists, and only in Pakistan and Afghanistan. But now mutant vaccine viruses are paralyzing some unvaccinated children.

Two Strains of Polio Are Gone, but the End of the Disease Is Still Far Off

Only polio virus Type 1 persists, and only in Pakistan and Afghanistan. But now mutant vaccine viruses are paralyzing some unvaccinated children.
What Causes a Mysterious Paralysis in Children? Researchers Find Viral Clues

What Causes a Mysterious Paralysis in Children? Researchers Find Viral Clues

In one study, nearly 70 percent of children with the disease had antibodies to common enteroviruses that usually produce mild effects but can sometimes cause neurological problems.
What Causes a Mysterious Paralysis in Children? Researchers Find Viral Clues

What Causes a Mysterious Paralysis in Children? Researchers Find Viral Clues

In one study, nearly 70 percent of children with the disease had antibodies to common enteroviruses that usually produce mild effects but can sometimes cause neurological problems.
What Causes a Mysterious Paralysis in Children? Researchers Find Viral Clues

What Causes a Mysterious Paralysis in Children? Researchers Find Viral Clues

In one study, nearly 70 percent of children with the disease had antibodies to common enteroviruses that usually produce mild effects but can sometimes cause neurological problems.
Quadriplegic Man Uses Exoskeleton to Walk, Move Arms Again

Quadriplegic Man Uses Exoskeleton to Walk, Move Arms Again

The idea of a paralyzed person using an exosuit to restore mobility via brain-computer interface has taken another step closer to reality. The post Quadriplegic Man Uses Exoskeleton to Walk, Move Arms

A mind-controlled exoskeleton helped a paralyzed man walk again

A paralyzed man regained the ability to walk with the help of a robotic exoskeleton that he controlled with his mind. Unlike other, more invasive mind-controlled robotics, this one used electrodes

Intel wants to use AI to reconnect damaged spinal nerves

AI's use in medicine could soon extend to one of the medical world's toughest challenges: helping the paralyzed regain movement. Intel and Brown University have started work on a DARPA-backed
Researchers use brain-machine interface to create a sixth sense in rats

Researchers use brain-machine interface to create a sixth sense in rats

A University of Pennsylvania study used a brain-machine interface to create a sixth sense for navigation in rats. It could soon be used for humans
The Horror Of Sleep Paralysis Hallucinations Revealed In 46 Dark Drawings

The Horror Of Sleep Paralysis Hallucinations Revealed In 46 Dark Drawings

I’m A Little Bit Panicked That I May Find Myself In Sleep Paralysis Again Source Sleep paralysis is a curious...
He Was Shot and Paralyzed 37 Years Ago. That’s Not How the Story Ends.

He Was Shot and Paralyzed 37 Years Ago. That’s Not How the Story Ends.

In 1982, a teenager rushed his friend to the hospital after a gun accident. A reporter went back and retraced what happened next.
Google Nest is giving 100,000 Home Minis to people living with paralysis

Google Nest is giving 100,000 Home Minis to people living with paralysis

The tagline for Google's smart home products, "A little help at home," resonates with many, but none more so than users with disabilities. The hands-free assistance offered by Google Home devices can
Mysterious illness that paralyzes healthy kids prompts plea from CDC

Mysterious illness that paralyzes healthy kids prompts plea from CDC

CDC wants more data and faster reporting before the next wave of cases hits.
C.D.C. Investigates Rare Paralysis in Children

C.D.C. Investigates Rare Paralysis in Children

Cases of acute flaccid myelitis afflicted more than 200 children last year, but much about the illness is still a mystery.
C.D.C. Investigates Rare Paralysis in Children

C.D.C. Investigates Rare Paralysis in Children

Cases of acute flaccid myelitis afflicted more than 200 children last year, but much about the illness is still a mystery.