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When malpractice occurs at community health centers, taxpayers pay

When malpractice occurs at community health centers, taxpayers pay

Training can help tetraplegic users to operate mind-controlled wheelchairs in natural, cluttered spaces

Training can help tetraplegic users to operate mind-controlled wheelchairs in natural, cluttered spaces

Centuries-old mobility aids may be replaced by wearable exoskeletons

Centuries-old mobility aids may be replaced by wearable exoskeletons

Supreme Court to hear nursing home case that could affect millions

Supreme Court to hear nursing home case that could affect millions

VR remote collaboration system lets share user experience on the move without causing VR sickness

VR remote collaboration system lets share user experience on the move without causing VR sickness

UTA researcher aims to develop assistive robots to help people with spinal cord injuries

UTA researcher aims to develop assistive robots to help people with spinal cord injuries

Scientists illuminate the molecular events underlying childhood movement disorder

Scientists illuminate the molecular events underlying childhood movement disorder

Increasing Awareness Surrounding Ataxia

Increasing Awareness Surrounding Ataxia

Research elucidates the challenges faced by para-athletes in sports nutrition

Research elucidates the challenges faced by para-athletes in sports nutrition

Physician bias, discriminatory attitudes may contribute to health disparities among people with disabilities

Physician bias, discriminatory attitudes may contribute to health disparities among people with disabilities

New research model enables scientists to test therapeutics for rare neurodegenerative diseases

New research model enables scientists to test therapeutics for rare neurodegenerative diseases

New discovery changes the understanding of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

New discovery changes the understanding of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Clinical suite to help unlock the mysteries of neurological disorders

Clinical suite to help unlock the mysteries of neurological disorders

One Medicine: A collaboration for the benefit of both humans and animals

One Medicine: A collaboration for the benefit of both humans and animals

Parents become drug developers to save their children’s lives

Parents become drug developers to save their children’s lives

Cancer drug helped delay progression of Duchenne muscular dystrophy in mice

Cancer drug helped delay progression of Duchenne muscular dystrophy in mice

Existing cancer drug shows promise for treating patients with muscular dystrophy

Existing cancer drug shows promise for treating patients with muscular dystrophy

Despite a first-ever ‘right-to-repair’ law, there’s no easy fix for wheelchair users

Despite a first-ever ‘right-to-repair’ law, there’s no easy fix for wheelchair users

New biomarker may enable rapid, inexpensive diagnosis of Parkinson's disease

New biomarker may enable rapid, inexpensive diagnosis of Parkinson's disease

3D-printed bracelet may allow people with hand-impairment to use computers, play video games

3D-printed bracelet may allow people with hand-impairment to use computers, play video games