Tag Archives: Injury

Robotic Trunk Support Device for Rehabilitation Post Spinal Cord Injury

Researchers at Columbia University have developed a robotic device that can help people with spinal cord injuries to improve their trunk control, allowing them to sit more stably and expand their range of motion when sitting. The device consists of a motorized belt that attaches to the torso, and which applies forces as users complete… Read More »

How To Stay Active After An Injury

How To Stay Active After An Injury How To Stay Active After An Injury : Everyone knows the importance of keeping up the health and fitness. However, getting injured sets you a long way back, and ultimately it all becomes frustrating. Moreover, it is also the fact that accidents are inevitable, which is why they become… Read More »

First Death Tied to Lung Injury From Vaping Reported in Illinois

FRIDAY, Aug. 23, 2019 — An Illinois resident who was hospitalized after suffering severe respiratory illness related to vaping has died, state health officials reported Friday. In addition, the number of reported cases of people who have used e-cigarettes or vaped and have been hospitalized with respiratory symptoms has doubled in Illinois this past week,… Read More »

The Long Road to Injury Recovery

Welcome to the Running newsletter! Every Saturday morning, we email runners with news, advice and some motivation to help you get up and running. Sign up here to get it in your inbox. Dear Readers, On Wednesday, I set out to run for an hour in the Arapaho National Forest outside of Fraser, Colo. I… Read More »