Can a Disabled Person Think Their Way to Mobility?

  If you’re severely disabled with paralysis, can you think your way to mobility? Some researchers at the Defitech Foundation Chair in Brain-Machine Interface (CNBI) sure think so. The team, headed by José del R. Millán, has recently been making … Continue reading

How Do You Know If You Have a Traumatic Brain Injury?

  Traumatic brain injuries, also known as TBIs, can have long-lasting, physical effects, but if you have just suffered a blow to the head, how do you know if you have a traumatic brain injury? Do You Have a Mild … Continue reading

ALS Awareness: How to Help Someone with ALS

  If you know and care about someone with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), you may want to help but not know how to help someone with ALS. Luckily, the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Society of Canada suggests many ways to help … Continue reading

Cancer Isn’t Just About Illness, It’s Also About Survival

Participate in Canada’s Pause for a Cause event to increase awareness about cancer survival and the National Cancer Survivor Network. While it is true that almost half of all Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetimes, what is … Continue reading