Trinity College Dublin study on SCI

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A junior doctor at Trinity College Dublin is currently conducting research on spinal cord injury as part of his masters degree and he is looking for participants who have a SCI to be involved with the study. The study focuses on the reliability of the International Standards for Neurological Classification of SCI using motor and

Sexual Health – The Elephant in the Room

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Communication is key when it comes to sexual health with a SCI   Sex and sexuality are often considered a taboo subject to talk about and therefore becomes ‘the elephant in the room’. The Sexual Wellbeing service at the NRH endeavours to overcome this barrier and open the way for discussion. What is Sexuality: Sexuality

SII launches our Solicitors Skydive Challenge!

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Spinal Injuries Ireland has launched our #SolicitorsSkyDive challenge this week! We are challenging solicitors from all over Ireland to do a sky dive in aid of Spinal Injuries Ireland. Callan Tansey Solicitors were the first to bravely accept our challenge and they completed it recently. Check out how Avril & Kathrina from Callan Tansey got

Returning to the Workforce – Are businesses doing enough?

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Geraldine Lavelle from Sligo talks about how she returned to work after she sustained a C6 spinal cord injury in 2013 Recently I’ve been thinking about my experience with employment since my injury and I’ve come to realise how much of a sense of fulfillment work gives me. It’s now recognised that working has health