Network News

  • Imaging Technique Shows Brain Can Heal After Injury
  • 11/27/2012
  • (diagnosticimaging.com) - The brain's ability to compensate for a traumatic injury could result in a new approach to treatment, according to researchers at RSNA 2012. Rather than attempting to reverse damage to the brain, doctors may one day be able to encourage the brain to heal itself.
  • Coming Soon to America? Assisted Suicide Sit-Com
  • 11/26/2012
  • (American Thinker) - We've imported a lot of programs from the BBC in the last few years; "Homeland," "Top Gear," and "Antiques Roadshow" to name a few. How about a comedy on that side-splitting topic of assisted suicide?
  • Ex-Wright State Volleyball Player Has 'Miracle' Comeback
  • 11/23/2012
  • (Springfield News-Sun) - They identified her by her wedding ring and just one boot. Andrea Voss Vellinga - former Wright State volleyball player and wife of onetime Dayton Bomber defenseman Mike Vellinga - had gone to an outdoor concert at the Indiana State Fair to see Sugarland, the country duo she loved.
  • After Brain Injury, 10 Years of Rehabilitation
  • 11/21/2012
  • (The Daily Record) - Even when her memory flagged, her determination to get her life back never did. Pamela Denise Tolliver, who has lived in Wooster since 1999, made a remarkable comeback from a devastating December 1994 car crash.
  • Doctor: Acceptance of Euthanasia Heightens Patients’ Distrust of Medical Profession
  • 11/20/2012
  • (MercatorNet) - I am an intensive care doctor in a Sydney hospital. I spend my days and nights amid flickering lights and beeping monitors in a small ward with desperately ill patients.
  • Stop Dehydrating the "Unconscious!"
  • 11/19/2012
  • (NRO/Wesley J. Smith) - Scientists continue to communicate with people thought to be oblivious and without awareness. From the BBC story: "A Canadian man who was believed to have been in a vegetative state for more than a decade, has been able to tell scientists that he is not in any pain.
  • Terri's Life & Hope Network Monthly Newsletter!
  • 11/16/2012
  • (Life & Hope e-Newsletter) - Terri's Life & Hope November e-Newsletter! Our monthly e-Newsletter gives you the latest news updates on issues relating to this growing attack on our medically vulnerable sisters and brothers, as well as our upcoming events and other information keeping you well informed!
  • Breakthrough Treatment for Survivors of TBI
  • 11/15/2012
  • (News Medical) - The first treatment breakthrough of its kind for survivors of traumatic brain injury (TBI) or stroke will be published in the December 1 issue of the journal CNS Drugs, with an accompanying editorial.
  • Injured Vets, Others Say Oxygen Treatments Restorative
  • 11/14/2012
  • (denverpost.com) - This Veterans Day, hundreds of thousands of injured troops are suffering from traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) with no definitive treatment. What if they could be healed?
  • PRESS RELEASE! Another Case of Person Thought to be 'Vegetative' Diagnosed Incorrectly
  • 11/14/2012
  • Yet Court Refused Similar Tests for Terri Schiavo