Storm Keating reveals she is ‘doing great’ 10 days after emergency spinal surgery

Storm Keating has revealed she is ‘doing great’ 10 days after her emergency spinal surgery and will soon be able to lift her daughter Coco up in her arms again. The fashion designer, 39, who is married to singer Ronan Keating, was recently admitted to Cromwell Hospital after being diagnosed with cauda equina syndrome. She … Read more

Storm Keating celebrates her daughter Coco’s first birthday after emergency spinal surgery

Storm Keating revealed she celebrated her daughter Coco’s first birthday at home as she was discharged from hospital after undergoing emergency spinal surgery. The Australian fashion designer, 39, took to Instagram on Saturday evening to upload a sweet clip of her baby girl’s milestone celebration, as well as a montage of images from her life. Ronan’s … Read more

Storm Keating rushed into emergency spinal surgery after Cauda equina syndrome diagnosis

Storm Keating has revealed she underwent emergency spinal surgery after being diagnosed with rare spinal condition Cauda equina syndrome. Taking to Instagram on Friday night where she shared a snap of her hand and hospital gown, she revealed that she had initially been rushed to hospital for a ‘very bad prolapsed disc’, which she said needed … Read more

Neil Patrick Harris’ husband David Burtka is high on morphine while recovering from spinal surgery

Neil Patrick Harris’ husband David Burtka, 45, is recovering from a seven-hour spinal surgery after he had three disks fused together. The actor, 47, revealed the news on Instagram on Wednesday with a picture of his husband David post-surgery, sitting up in the bed giving a thumbs up.  He said that the triple fusion surgery had … Read more

Eight-week-old baby with spinal muscular atrophy could be saved by a single jab

Like a ‘punch in the stomach’, is how Megan Willis felt on hearing that her eight-week-old baby with partner John Hall had a life-limiting muscle-wasting disease. ‘It was devastating — almost too much, too painful to process,’ says Megan, 29, an events manager, who lives with John, 36, a retail manager, in Colchester, Essex. Little … Read more

Melissa Gilbert says she’s ‘turned a corner’ in her recovery from spinal surgery after years of pain

Melissa Gilbert says she’s ‘turned a corner’ in her recovery from revolutionary spinal surgery after years of pain By Rachel Mcgrath For Dailymail.com Published: 02:26 GMT, 9 December 2020 | Updated: 02:26 GMT, 9 December 2020 She underwent a fourth spinal surgery last month after enduring years of pain. And on Tuesday, Melissa Gilbert appeared … Read more

Surgery: Wearable smart display for X-ray images ‘could make spinal operations safer and quicker’

Pioneering smart display device that attaches to a surgeon’s glasses and displays images in front of their eyes ‘could make spinal operations safer and quicker’ Spinal surgeons use real-time X-ray scans during operations to guide their work However, such images are typically displayed on monitors in the operating room  This forces surgeons to look away … Read more

Woman, 28, who suffered a spinal fracture after a fall while out on a rural walk praises App

A woman who suffered a spinal fracture after a fall while out walking with her boyfriend has told how an app helped emergency services rescue her.  Laura Moreton, 28, an occupational therapist from South Wales, was out on a rural walk with her boyfriend Lewis George, 30, on 26 June when she fell and suffered the … Read more

Drug that ‘repairs damage to the brain and spinal cord’ has been created by British scientists

A drug created by British scientists could repair damage to the brain and spinal cord by improving messaging between cells.    Scientists led by Cambridge University created a synthetic version of a protein known as Cerebellin-1 that links brain messaging neurons together. The compound, called CPTX, acts like a ‘bridge’ where connections have been lost due … Read more