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Football bodies “turning a blind eye” to brain injury epidemic - December 6, 2018

A charity has backed MP’s calls for better concussion protocols in sports after criticising sporting organisations for not doing enough to protect athletes.

Scientists “reverse” long-term spinal cord injuries in animals - November 29, 2018

A team of scientists believe that many of the long-term effects of spinal cord injury could be “reversible” after curing symptoms in animals.

Revolutionary brain scan that detects injury at birth ready to “roll out” across hospitals - November 15, 2018

A new brain scan could help diagnose brain injuries in infants up to two years earlier than current methods, a report has revealed.

New social media hub launched to support later life adults with cerebral palsy - November 8, 2018

Four comedians with cerebral palsy have taken part in a comedy night to support the launch of a first-of-its-kind charity.

Men with severe spinal injuries take first steps after revolutionary new treatment - November 1, 2018

Three men with supposed life-long paralysis are able to walk again after taking part in an innovative new medical trial.

Parents raise money for ground-breaking cerebral palsy procedure - October 25, 2018

The family of a young girl with cerebral palsy is raising money to fund a pioneering surgery currently only available in the United States.

Thousands of ESA claimants to receive backdated payments after benefits bungle - October 18, 2018

Thousands of people on sickness benefits are due to receive backdated payments averaging £5,000 after the Government revealed a string of errors in its benefits system.

Watch the moment a young runner with cerebral palsy was awarded a prestigious sports sponsorship - October 11, 2018

A young runner with cerebral palsy has made the headlines this week after he was presented with a contract from global sports retailer Nike.

Record payout for child who was left with lifelong brain injury - October 4, 2018

The NHS has been ordered to hand a record payout of almost £20 million after a patient was starved of oxygen as a baby.

Nuneaton-based complex care provider shortlisted for prestigious national award - October 1, 2018

Julia Senah A Nuneaton-based complex care provider has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award, recognising success within the sector. Almond Care, which operates across the UK and has its head office in Nuneaton, has been shortlisted in the Home Care category of the LaingBuisson Awards. The firm is one … Continue reading Nuneaton-based complex care provider shortlisted for prestigious national award