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Injured Gymnast to be Featured on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

After his 2008 spinal cord injury, Brian Keefer, 23, has made strides and the “Extreme Makeover” renovations should help his recovery. Keefer was the president of the gymnastics team at Lock Haven University when he fractured and dislocated vertebrae in his neck in a gymnastics accident leaving him paralyzed from the chest down. After his … Continue reading

New Center to Offer Care for Catastrophic Injuries in Littleton, CO.

CareMeridian broke ground on a four-acre development site of a 36-bed facility in Littleton, CO. The facility will provide Denver and the surrounding area post-acute care services in a non-institutional setting. CareMeridian is a partner in the MENTOR Network and a leading provider of post-acute care alternatives. With a 22-year history of serving the catastrophically … Continue reading

Gift to University of Kansas Will Support Spinal Injury Research

An anonymous donated pledged $4 million dollars to the University of Kansas to fund spinal cord injury research. The school will divide the money between two groups in the Medical Centers Research Facility, the Institute for Neurological Disorders. The first team, Led by Dr. Peter Smith of the Spinal Cord Injuries Repair Programs, is responsible … Continue reading