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A patient receives treatment for his paralysis. (credit: Kiyoshi Ota/Getty Images)

Study: Electrical Spinal Stimulation Helps Patients Move Again

According to a new study, zapping the spine with electricity during physical training could help paralyzed patients move again.

04/08/2014

File photo of a nursing home. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Tongue Piercing Lets The Paralyzed Drive Wheelchairs

An experimental device is letting paralyzed people drive wheelchairs simply by flicking their tongue in the right direction.

11/27/2013

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