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Why Did We Receive The Rose of Saint George?

On 21st of March is a special day for scouting on Curacao. This day has been acknowledge as a celebration in remembrance to Saint George. Saint George is the patron saint of the scouting worldwide. Baden-Powell founder of the scouts chose St George as the Patron Saint...

Recieving the Rose of Saint George

21st of April Scouting celebrates the feast of Saint George which is know as the legendary roman soldier who was chose by Baden Powel as an example of what a good scout should be. Here on Curacao also it was celebrated and our organisation recieved the rose of saint...

Would You Be Our First Online Donor?

Support our efforts for a better quality of life for people with Spinal Cord Injury in Curacao You may have been following all that we do and appreciate our work but never got the opportunity to support us or be more involved. Especially after the recent campaign...

Brain-Controlled Robots Helps People Learn To Walk Again

  JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A new robotic treatment device helping people with spinal cord injuries learn how to walk again can only be found in one place in the United States: Brooks Rehabilitation in Jacksonville. The Hybrid Assistive Limb, or HAL, is fitted...

Paraplegic rats walk again after therapy, now we know why

With the help of robot-assisted rehabilitation and electrochemical spinal cord stimulation, rats with clinically relevant spinal cord injuries regained control of their otherwise paralyzed limbs. But how do brain commands for walking, swimming and stair-climbing...