Health and Wellness News

New Video: Peer Support After Burn Injury

This new video from Boston-Harvard Burn Injury Model System features burn survivors, family members, and clinicians who share experiences and resources related to peer support. The video joins a collection which provides information on a variety of topics, including therapy exercises, social recovery, and research.

Robotic Exoskeletons May Provide Health Benefits for People with Spinal Cord Injuries

Exoskeletons are wearable devices that provide hip and knee motion with an external power source, allowing the user to stand upright and walk limited distances. Researchers explored the use of exoskeletons in rehabilitation facilities and identified benefits, risks, and recommendations for improving the technology and enhancing its use.