To address specific issues being faced by Spinal Cord Injured (SCI) people, particularly relating to medical treatment, care and support and developments in treatments, as well as the wider issues that affect the lives of SCI people.
1. Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day 2021
17/05/2021 - Early Day Motions
Found: That this House notes that Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day (SCIAD) takes place on 21 May 2021; supports
2. Everybody active, every day: framework for physical activity
22/11/2018 - Public Health England (PHE)
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Found: to people who have long term physical (e.g. spinal cord
ury), sensory (e.g. visual impairment),
Found: Written evidence - Spinal Injuries Association Written Evidence Submission
4. Written evidence submitted by Coloplast (HCB38)
15/09/2021 - Bill Documents
Found: Individuals with a spinal cord injury, which occurs when the end of a spinal cord or the nerves at the
Found: hours someone in the UK is paralysed by a spinal cord injury (SCI). Aspire is a national disability charity
1. Health: Neurological Services
31/01/2017 - Lords Chamber
1: sclerosis and myriad disorders of the brain, spinal cord and nervous system that affect more than 12 million - Speech Link
2: take pressure off the injured brain after a head injury. Forty years on, with the advent of modern diagnostics - Speech Link
3: I declare an interest as president of the Spinal Injuries Association. I founded this organisation - Speech Link
2. Fortification of Flour: Folic Acid
21/09/2021 - Written Statements
1: defects are birth defects of the brain, spine, or spinal cord. They happen in the first few weeks of pregnancy - Speech Link
3. Insurance Industry: Whiplash
01/03/2016 - Lords Chamber
1: on occasions result in actual damage to the spinal cord with significant physical results. However, in - Speech Link
2: neurologist, highlights the complicated nature of this injury and the fact that it is not usually detectable - Speech Link
3: have allowed a situation where 80% of all personal injury claims are said to be whiplash claims? Will he - Speech Link
4. Spinal Cord Injuries
04/09/2013 - Westminster Hall
1: health care for spinal cord injured people. The all-party group on spinal cord injury has had some difficulty - Speech Link
2: the extraordinary work of the Midlands Centre for Spinal Injuries, which I witnessed some years ago and - Speech Link
5. Disabled People
09/05/2019 - Lords Chamber
1: in its infancy, that allows some people with spinal cord injuries to begin to learn to walk again. We - Speech Link
2: ARNI, Action for Rehabilitation from Neurological Injury.Stroke is the leading cause of disability - Speech Link
3: take this opportunity to say a few words about the Spinal Injuries Association. I declare an interest because - Speech Link
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Mr Owen Paterson MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5185.
Public Enquiry Point:
Dan Burden, Spinal Injuries Association, Sia House, 2 Trueman Place, Oldbrook, Milton Keynes MK6 2HH. Tel: 01908 604 191
Spinal Injuries Association acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.spinal.co.uk/
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