Our Cause

Neurological Recovery

Motor Recovery
The study of motor recovery includes impairments from stroke, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, and more.
Pain & Sensory Recovery
In the U.S. alone, more than 100 million people suffer from chronic pain as a result of a traumatic injury, condition or disease.
Cognitive Recovery
Cognitive deficits are changesin brain’s ability to think. This includes dementia, memory problems, as well as many kinds of communication challenges.
Vision Recovery
Following a stroke or diabetes individuals may have problems with their vision. Up to two thirds of those who suffer from a stroke have vision problems.

Neurological Conditions

Stroke
Every 40 seconds someone has a stroke. One out of six people will suffer a stroke in their lifetime. Stroke is the leading cause of disability in the U.S.
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal cord injury affects approximately 282,000 people in the United States, with roughly 17,000 new cases every year.
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major cause of death and disability in the United States, contributing to about 30% of all injury deaths.
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Each year approximately 50 million in the U.S. are affected by Neurodegenerative Disease such as Alzheimer’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease and Huntington’s Disease.
Retinal Degenerative Diseases
It is projected that those affected by retianl degenerative diseases will double by 2050.
Cerebal Palsy
Each year about 10,000 babies born in the United States will develop cerebral palsy (CP). About 764,000 children and adults in the U.S. manifest one or more of the symptoms of CP.