Australian National Rugby League player Alex McKinnon has been placed in an induced coma after suffering a broken neck and a "devastating spinal injury".
Stem cells are immature cells that grow into the specialised cells that comprise the body`s tissue. The aim is to coax these cells into becoming nerve cells to replenish those damaged in spinal injury.
A revolutionary spinal implant has offered a new hope to thousands of people suffering the daily agony of spinal injury.
Here`s hope for those suffering from spinal cord injuries and neurological disorders -- researchers have found a way to make injured nerve cells regenerate.
Scientists have decoded the secrets of the zebra fish`s amazing ability to heal its spinal cord after injury.
George Clooney has revealed that he was in so much pain once that he contemplated committing suicide.
George Clooney has admitted that at one point of time, he had seriously thought of killing himself, after he sustained a spinal injury that left him agonizing in pain.
Day in Pics: 30th September
Showbiz World - September 30, 2014
George Clooney - Amal Alamuddin grand Venice wedding