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Deccan Chronicle

Paralysed mans nose used to help him walk again after 4 years
Deccan Chronicle
Darek Fidyka was paralysed from the chest down, but can now walk using a frame after nerve cells from his nose were transplanted into his severed spinal column in Poland, according to research published Tuesday in the journal Cell Transplantation ...


BBC News

Paralysed man walks again after cell transplant
BBC News
Details of the research are published in the journal Cell Transplantation. BBC One's Panorama programme had unique access to the project and spent a year charting the patient's rehabilitation. Darek Fidyka, 40, from Poland, was paralysed after being ...
Paralysed man walks again after stem cell transplant – 'better than moonwalk'BizNews
Paralysed man Darek Fidyka walks again after pioneering surgeryThe Guardian
Paralysed fireman Darek Fidyka recovers thanks to UK researchDaily Mail
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Stuff.co.nz

Paralysed man walks again
Stuff.co.nz
... Tuesday in the journal Cell Transplantation. "When there's nothing, you can't feel almost half of your body. You're helpless, lost," the patient, who is now recovering at the Akron Neuro-Rehabilitation Centre in Wroclaw, told the BBC's Panorama ...


Raw Story

Paralyzed man walks again after breakthrough spinal treatment
Raw Story
A paralysed Bulgarian man can walk again after receiving revolutionary treatment in Poland in a breakthrough hailed by one of the British scientists responsible as “more impressive than a man walking on the Moon”. Darek Fidyka was paralysed from the ...


Paralyzed man walks after nose cells placed in spine
Chicago Tribune
The research, funded by the UK Stem Cell Foundation and the Nicholls Spinal Injury Foundation, was published in the Cell Transplantation journal. Further studies in patients are planned by UCL and Wroclaw University Hospital, according to Michael Hanna ...


Parish pump Newhaven - September 26, 2014
Sussex Express
Our community choir, Lewes Sings Gospel, took part in the BBC's Songs of Praise gospel choir of the year competition in July. The two rounds ... Services this Sunday: 8am communion; 10am morning service, a blend of traditional and contemporary, with ...

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Liverpool Echo

Mersey stars nominated for Royal Television Society Awards
Liverpool Echo
... attended De La Salle School in St Helens before entering the 2010 BBC talent show Over the Rainbow. ITV News Granada Reports has been nominated for Best Regional Story, for their report on a Liverpool doctor who set up an organ transplant scheme in ...


The Independent

BBC Television Centre: A nostalgic wander through the sets, studios and ghosts ...
The Independent
... are mountains of video recorders, computer servers, lights and audio mixing decks, hundreds of miles of cable and boxes of outdated DVCam tapes labelled "Sports Relief Amazon Adventure" or "Barbara Taylor Bradford, Asia Today" or "Organ Transplants ...


'Someone I'll never know has given me my sight back' – Tom's vision is ...
Bournemouth Echo
A PATIENT who had a life-changing eye transplant featured in a new two-part BBC documentary series. Tom Fitzgerald, 24, from Poole, suffers from a ... to hospitals up and down the country.” To join the NHS Organ Donor Register, visit organdonation.nhs.uk.

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Daily Mail

Medical director of NHS England warns of risks to cross-border healthcare if ...
Daily Mail
That will continue regardless of the result of their independence referendum. 'However, Scottish patients currently make use of a number of specialist health services throughout England, such as heart/lung/and other organ transplants as well as ...

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BioLife Solutions Announces the Addition of Jason Acker, MBA, PhD and ...
CNNMoney
He has served in leadership positions including President of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) and co-editor of the Hair Transplant Forum, the main journal for hair transplant physicians. He has been performing hair ...

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Kerala's first multiple transplant surgery gives a new life to patient
IBNLive
Kochi: In a medical marvel in Kerala, a 38-year-old brain dead patient gave a new lease of life to Syed Younis Sahir, who was suffering from diabetes and kidney failure. After a 12-hour complicated surgery, Kochi doctors conducted the first successful ...

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Tengion Retains Jefferies to Explore Strategic Options for the Company
CNNMoney
The Company is currently conducting Phase 1 clinical trials in Sweden and the United States for its Neo-Kidney Augment, which is intended to prevent or delay dialysis and transplantation by increasing renal function in patients with advanced chronic ...

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KTLA

Facebook Rejects Ad With Photo of Sick Newborn, Deems It 'Too Scary'
KTLA
He is currently being treated at Duke University's Pediatric Cardio Intensive Care Unit, where surgeons have equipped the baby boy with an artificial heart that is helping to keep him alive until he can get the needed transplant, CNN reported. Bond has ...
Facebook rejects dad's photo of hospitalized sonWTNH
Picture of sick newborn banned from FacebookWSAV-TV
Facebook calls pic of baby needing heart too graphicWZVN-TV

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Indian Express

Winners of the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism award for 2011
Indian Express
Reji R. Nair of the Mathrubhumi gets the Regional Languages (print) award for her articles on organ donation. (Source: Express photo by Praveen Khanna). Siddu Biradar of the TV 9 gets Regional Languages (Broadcast) award for his ... Karma Paljor of the ...

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