More Suffer Paralysis Than Previously Thought

The number of Americans suffering from paralysis is vastly higher than previously thought, according to a new study from the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation being released today. The study determined that 5.6 million Americans are paralyzed from all causes, which is 40 percent more than previously thought. The higher number is just one more reason the nation needs to make an investment in paralysis research, said Alexandra Reeve Givens, daughter of actor and strident paralysis...Full Story
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