Spinal cord injury is devastating to the person, and their family and friends. Spinal Research is the UK’s leading charity funding medical research around the world to develop effective treatments.
He is too young to tell if he can feel areas of his body, or if he is in pain.
If I had more control of my arms I would be so much more independent. Little things like brushing my hair, putting my make-up on, writing at school.
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I have forgotten what walking feels like. I wonder if I will ever know how it feels again.
Our research could change the lives of thousands of people paralysed by spinal cord injury. But we need your support to fund more research.
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