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A Spinal Cord Injury Affects the Entire Family

FacingDisability was specifically created to connect families who suddenly have to deal with a spinal cord injury with other people like them. Our website has more than 1,500 videos of family members answering real-life questions about how they cope with a spinal cord injury.

It’s a first-of-its-kind Internet-based effort to collect life experiences surrounding spinal cord injuries and bring them to the world.

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BLOG – Dr. Lawrence C. Vogel is Co-Editor of a New Book on Pediatric SCI


Children with SCI need specialized care throughout their childhood and teenage years.  However, because spinal cord injuries are relatively rare, few pediatrician have experience in the care that children need. Spinal Cord Injury in the Child and Young Adult covers … Continue reading

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Interactive Spinal Cord Injury Map

Shows what areas are affected by spinal cord injuries at different levels.
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What is a Spinal Cord Injury?

Learn more about how and why spinal cord injuries result in paralysis.

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