Temperature Regulation

Among the many ways our bodies work differently with a spinal cord injury is temperature regulation, in part because SCI impedes our ability to sweat below our injury level and compromises blood flow in the legs. This makes it tougher to remain cool when it’s hot, and difficult to stay warm when it’s cold. Compromised temperature regulation can quickly become uncomfortable and dangerous…


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