ReWalk Training Course Following on from Robert’s trial of the ReWalk exoskeleton technology we had a training week at MNC with Stephen Ruffle, Sales Manager UK and Ireland and Marcel Mielke a physiotherapist who is Clinical Trainer of Europe. At the end of a busy few days MNC has staff certified as trainers to use [...]
Fifteen years following a spinal cord injury, one of MNC’s clients Robert Shelton has walked over 500 steps using the Rewalk, aswell as walking outside for the first time. The Rewalk is a wearable, robotic exoskeleton. This achievement is amazing considering the level of his lesion and being diagnosed as a complete spinal cord injury [...]
MNC would like to congratulate Alex on yet another recovery milestone in his rehabilitation from a spinal cord injury! Here at MNC we have worked alongside Alex for many years supporting his recovery and overcoming hurdles on the way but he continue to impress, even us, with his determination and commitment to doing everything possible [...]
Fifteen years following a spinal cord injury, one of MNC’s clients is not letting it get in his way. Using specialist hands on neuro-rehabilitation allows him to keep his body in good condition so he can enjoy holidays, such as skiing in Canada. I found MNC in 2004, two years after breaking my neck at [...]
Last week Steve Bowker, a patient at MNC, completed his challenge of cycling Coast to Coast. Along with a team of 12 supporters; including Nigel Crockford and Charlotte Lawledge they covered the 216 Km from Workington to Tynemouth in 3days! Trouble free riding saw them cycle over 3500 metres of ascents, no doubt taking in [...]
Here at MNC we would like to wish all our clients, family members and extended colleagues a very happy new year!! Hope the New Years resolutions have not been broken just yet, and we have all thought of the goals we wish to achieve and hopefully smash in 2016!!
MNC are delighted to support Sean Crosby as he takes part in Cycle Cuba this month. Sean will be cycling a special adapted tricycle 400KM across Cuba!! This is Sean's third charity cycle event, previously conquering South Africa and India with plans to take on China for his next trip! Sean hopes to raise £3000 for REGAIN, a [...]
Everyone at MNC would like to congratulate Nigel who has shown great determination in regaining his mobility after having paralysis following spinal cord surgery 5 years ago and also a knee replacement more recently. He managed to successfully climb Uwch Mynydd (his first mountain) this month. Well done.
Congratulations to Alex who following an Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury in 2012, completed his goal of being able to walk up Snowdon last week! ‘If your mind believes your body will follow!’ A Bennett 2014 Well done Alex from all the MNC team, we cant wait for the next challenge!!