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Electrical stimulation therapy benefits people paralyzed by spinal cord injury

February 18th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): In a study, Toronto scientists found that a new treatment approach, which uses tiny bursts of electricity to reawaken paralyzed muscles "significantly," reduced disability and improved grasping ability ... Read more...

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Electrical impulses could improve walking in Parkinson’s patients

June 3rd, 2008 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , June 3 (ANI): Using a technique called Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) may help improve walking for people suffering from neurodegenerative disease Parkinsons, finds a new study.Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) ... Read more...

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