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June
15,
2017
Asterias Biotherapeutics Inc., a California-based biotechnology company pioneering the field of regenerative medicine, announced on June 13 that new nine-month follow-up data show improved arm, hand and finger function in study participants with ...
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June
13,
2017
The opportunity to get a good workout and have fun on the water attracted seven former Shepherd Center patients and Beyond Therapy® clients from around the nation to the hospital’s first of three adapted water skiing workshops being ...
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June
06,
2017
The Eula C. and Andrew C. Carlos Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation and Wellness Program at Shepherd Center is expanding and relocating on June 21 to its new facility at 80 Peachtree Park Dr. NE, Atlanta, GA 30309. This facility is just north on ...
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May
30,
2017
The spring 2017 issue of Shepherd Center's quarterly magazine is now available for download as a PDF file here. Subscribers to the print version will receive copies via postal mail in the coming days. Every year, more than 6,600 ...
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June
12,
2017
There were many days – years, even – when Marine Cpl. Michael Cataldi, 32, an Iraq war veteran, could never have imagined living with purpose again. During his first tour of duty in Iraq in 2004, he witnessed his share of death and ...
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June
08,
2017
Every day, Shelby Neese, 63, sits at the piano, pulls out his The Virtuoso Pianist workbook and sings along as his fingers relearn how to play his favorite instrument. “It feels like I’m in grade school,” he says. ...
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June
07,
2017
It was a party replete with fancy hats, seersucker suits, mint juleps and lots of fun. Shepherd Center’s annual Derby Day – the largest attended and longest-running fundraising event in Shepherd Center history – celebrated its 35th ...
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June
05,
2017
Q: How do you describe the role and importance of respiratory therapy at Shepherd Center? A: We’re often first on the scene when patients arrive. When a patient has a spinal cord injury (SCI), depending on the level of injury, breathing can ...
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May
28,
2017
It’s a tragic situation when 22 U.S. veterans take their own lives every day. That’s a needless loss of more than 8,000 service men and women a year. I’ve lost brothers in combat and have witnessed the sad plight of many when ...
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May
13,
2017
My son, Matthew Pollard, was admitted to Shepherd Center on March 26, 2005 due to injuries he sustained in a motorcycle accident. He was only 16 years old at the time, and looking forward to anything less than a hardship was virtually ...
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May
12,
2017
In 2011, my seemingly perfect life came to a halt when I was in a horrific car crash. It left me paralyzed from the waist down and with a shattered hip and pelvis, nearly amputated arm and numerous internal injuries. After being in an intensive care ...
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Emily Bowman takes on Project Rollway
Patient Emily Bowman previews Project Rollway, which will take place on June 23, for Fox 5 Atlanta.
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Jun
2017
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CNN: Life After Stroke
06
Jun
2017
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22K for 22 Suicides per Day: This Group Runs to Give Hope to Veterans With PTSD
Shepherd’s Men, a group of active duty soldiers, veterans, and civilians, run to raise awareness for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).
30
May
2017
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Veteran 22K memorializes sacrifices
25
May
2017
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WJLA-TV: Shepherd's Men Supports Vets with PTSD, Injuries
Shepherd's Men continues its eight-day run to raise money for Shepherd Center's SHARE Military Initiative. On Tuesday, May 23, they were in Washington, D.C.
23
May
2017
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