SpinalCure and Network Nine Celebrate the 89th Annual Academy Awards together

On February 27 SpinalCure joined together with Network Nine and new lifestyle brand 9Honey to celebrate the 89th annual Academy Awards and raise funds for spinal cord injury research. Sydney’s premier lunch event for the Oscars© was held at Luke…

Second annual Lloyd’s Australia Golf Day a swinging success

A great day was enjoyed by the capacity crowd at the 2nd annual Lloyd’s Golf Day in support of SpinalCure. The day kicked off with a putting competition and featured another narrow miss on the $20,000 hole-in-one prize, generously contributed by event…

Experimental implant shows promise for restoring voluntary movement after spinal cord injury

  UCLA scientists test electrical stimulation that bypasses injury; technique boosts patient’s finger control, grip strength up to 300 percent Elaine Schmidt for UCLA Newsroom | December 13, 2016 A spinal stimulator being tested by doctors at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center is showing…

Penguin Bloom to become Hollywood Movie

We are thrilled to share the news that the Penguin Bloom story is being adapted into a movie.

The film will be shot between Australia and Thailand and will be produced by Reese Witherspoon, Naomi Watts, Bruna Papandrea and Australian-based Emma Cooper. It’s also set to star the Academy Award nominated Watts as Sam Bloom.

‘Set on Sydney’s northern beaches, Penguin Bloom is the true story of a unique little bird that saves a family. Featuring the deeply personal images of photographer Cameron Bloom and an inspiring narrative by New York Times bestselling author Bradley Trevor Greive (aka BTG) (The Blue Day Book), the story is a reminder that angels can come in all shapes and sizes.