Better sex

Better sex A global webinair sponsored by Sustain our abilities. Listen to Claes Hultling who gives the lecture “Men really want intercourse”.   When: February 13 2021, time 9-12 (Eastern Standard time, NY, USA)How: A zoom webinar that will stream live on YouTube Sustain our Abilities For further information click here  

Living conditions for adults living with Spina Bifida

Hanna Gabrielsson is a nurse and a PhD student with many years of experience of working with patients with spinal cord injuries as well as Spina Bifida (SB). She has been working at Rehab Station Stockholm and Spinalis Unit since 2006 and her PhD thesis concerns living conditions for adults living with Spina Bifida.   […]

“Remarkable catch up”

Pregnancy among female with spinal cord injury is possible but intails challenges for mother as well as healthcare professionals. Lack of support when it comes to knowledge within obstetrics, pediatrics as well as the postpartum period is common within this group of women.  This study aims to explore neonatal results, growth and nursing (breastfeed?) during […]

New exciting collaboration

We are happy to announce a new collaboration with Coloplast. Our common goal is to develop products and services to ease intimate helthcare needs for people with spinal cord injury. Coloplast has developed innovations based on user centered design for a long time. Spinalis foundation contributes with up to date research as well as a […]

New film project underway

My name is Max Nilén and I am an actor. I am passionate about creating my own projects and using film and theater as a means of giving people thoughts and reflections. I have previously done a theater performance called Rulle which is about everyday life in wheelchair. It is about prejudices and also the […]

NoSCoS 2022

Congress of the Nordic Spinal Cord Society   Welcome to Stockholm and NoSCoS 2022! Due to the Corona pandemic the NoSCoS meeting will be postponed until 2022. A new date will be announced soon.   ………………………………………… Date: Spring 2022 Venue: Stockholm Homepage: NoSCoS2021 E-mail: noscos2022@spinalis.se The Nordic Spinal Cord Society …………………………………………

Food, weight and health for people with spinal cord injury

There are many reasons why a more distinct approach to health information on the topics of healthy foods, weight management and overweight prevention in SCI rehabilitation is needed. The maintenance of overall health, mobility and function and avoidance of pressure ulcers and constipation are some.   “Food, weight and health for people with spinal cord […]

Spinalis Connect is open

On Monday, March 26, Spinalis Connect was opened in Frösundavik. Here we are creating a meeting place for academy, healthcare and various other businesses and organizations in our field. Spinalis Connect will inspire and create added value for spinal cord injured persons. More than 60 guests participated at the seminar including Minister for Enterprise and […]

Food, weight and health for people with spinal cord injury

Now it’s finally here, the brochure with tips, questions and answers about food and weight for people with spinal cord injury. Read and let yourself be inspired! The brochure is also available in Swedish. Download pdf brochure here Download pdf brochure in Swedish language here Read more about Health and lifestyle at the Spinalis Foundation here

10 expert tips for a smooth digestion

Spinalis is engaged in a long-term cooperation with Wellspect HealthCare. They are writing a blog called The Wellspect blog, which provides you with unedited perspectives, tips and scientific news regarding urinary health and hydrophilic catheters. Today’s blog post is about common bowel problems. Anna-Carin Lagerström has a Masters of Science and works as a physiotherapist, health educator and nutrition […]