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Review: Once-paralyzed singer gives amazing try out for American idol Special

Formerly paralyzed singer David Francisco has auditioned for the reality singing competition "American Idol". What happens next will blow you away.

Rats with spinal injuries learn to urinate freely

Baltimore - Rats, in a new study, regained bladder control following a new treatment that coaxed severed nerves to grow back. It is hoped that the research can be applied to humans.

Paralyzed man walks again

A remarkable story: a paralyzed Bulgarian man called Darek Fidyka is walking again after novel treatment by doctors. The treatment consisted of implanted regenerative cells.

Paralyzed pooch becomes inspiration, winning race and hearts

Auburn - A determined little dachshund won't let something like paralysis stand in her way, racing her way into the finals of the 16th annual Wiener Dog Races, and winning the hearts of animal lovers all over the world.

Paralyzed man kicks off World Cup (video)

Juliano Pinto, a 29-year-old Brazilian man, wore a robotic suit linked to brain-machine interface (BMI) and nudged a soccer ball with his foot at the Sao Paulo’s Corinthians Arena, to kick-off the World Cup.

Man kicked from top deck of double-decker bus, caught on film

London - CCTV footage caught the shocking scene of a man being kicked out of the top deck of a double-decker bus and onto the ground below.

Man sentenced to be paralyzed in Saudi Arabia

Ali Al-Khawahir was 14 when he stabbed and paralyzed his best friend 10 years ago. Now, in Code of Hammurabi fashion, Al-Khawahir faces the same fate.

Op-Ed: Paul 'The Punisher' Williams accident final fight in career

Marietta - We saw it happen to Brooklyn Dodgers catcher Roy Campanella. We saw it happen to soul singer Teddy Pendergrass. Now we must deal with the tragedy involving boxer Paul Williams. Not just a guy in the sport but the two time Welterweight champion.

Hickey causes woman partial paralysis

It turns out that the quickest way to a woman's heart is through her arteries. The result of a passionate "lovebite" turned into a rather terrifying emergency for one New Zeland woman.

US man is literally paralyzed by love

Portland - Romantic thoughts leave Portland resident Matt Frerking paralyzed. Even trailers for romantic films might immobilize him.

Sergeant Ira Essoe dies 30 years after being shot in line of duty

On November 6, 1980 Sergeant Ira Essoe broke up an attempted car theft in Orange County, California when a bullet took him down. He passed away from that bullet on February 4, 2010.

Man in coma: I screamed, but there was nothing to hear

Imagine being paralyzed for decades and hearing every single word around you? Well, one Belgian man was fully conscious after doctors believed he was in a coma for 23 years.

Paralyzed son participates in marathons with father

A quadriplegic son asked his father, an older man with heart disease, to run a marathon with him. The father said yes. The son then wanted the pair to do the Ironman. The father again agreed.

Dallas Cowboy Scouting Assistant Paralyzed In Structure Accident

Rich Behm, a scouting assistant for the Dallas Cowboys, was among the dozen people who were injured on Saturday when a tent-like practice structure collapsed during a storm. Behm was permanently paralyzed from the waist down during the accident.

I Will Walk Again - New hope for Victims of Paralysis

Using a high tech new machine, Rosalie St. Jean is striding towards a recovery that doctors told her would never be possible. Thanks to the new technology and her determined spirit, she has already regained movement in her upper body.

Fundraiser Held For Paralyzed Whitby Teen And Sick Toddler

Rosalie St. Jean 17, was paralyzed from the neck down after diving into shallow water last August. Brice Cormier was born with a rare heart defect that has doctors wondering if she'll make it at all.

Paralyzed 3-year-old Learns to Walk Again

A 2-year-old paralyzed Kentucky boy learned to walk again after trying a therapy that was financed by the Chrisopher Reeves Foundations Neuro-Recovery Network http://www.christopherreeve.org/site/c.geIMLPOpGjF/b.899265/k.CC03/Home.htm
 

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Medical team at the Akron Neuro-Rehabilitation Center in Wroclaw  Poland regrow cells of patient Dar...
Medical team at the Akron Neuro-Rehabilitation Center in Wroclaw, Poland regrow cells of patient Darek Fidyka, in a breakthrough that offers hope to millions with disability
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Victoria Arlen smiling after a race in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London
Victoria Arlen smiling after a race in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London
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