This occurs when the retina comes free from the inner part of the eyeball.Simone has said that back then, she didn’t worry about Mark following his heart on extreme adventures, because he was so well prepared. It also controls certain automatic sensory information back from the body to the brain, and affects some automatic bodily functions such as breathing, sweating and regulating the body’s blood pressure.‘When Mark’s South Pole team-mate, Simon O’Donnell, came to see him, I noticed that he was reading a book about neuroplasticity – how the brain and central nervous system are ‘‘plastic’’ and capable of change.I heard the following at least two-hundred times at WABC, phrased exactly this way: ‘I don’t agree with everything/anything she says but I like her,'” Mainelli admits.“Sadly, subsequent management couldn’t handle her multi-faceted, non-Limbaugh/[Sean] Hannity/[Mark] Levin ways and demoted her, then fired her.”The Samuels on-air style was unique, with a sound that was unmistakenly Samuels.“She was only New York,” Simone says.For about four decades Alice Mason was the leading private residential broker in New York. this is one from the '80s or "the Reagan years," as Alice referred to it.By that time the little girl who once found apartments for actors was the most influential real estate broker in New York.He broke his back in three places and is paralysed from the waist down.The run takes place in 45 cities across the world and raises money for research into a cure for paralysis.
‘If I want to turn over in bed at night, I have to be physically wide awake and use my arms to lift up my legs, and then I disturb Simone.’He and Simone travelled to Los Angeles earlier this year to take part in a ground-breaking experiment.
A film about Simone and Mark, called Unbreakable: The Mark Pollock Story (released in Ireland and coming to the UK in the New Year), tells how they have overcome seemingly impossible hurdles.
Light in the dark: Blind athlete Mark Pollock, 38, pictured with fiance Simone George, fell out of a two-storey-high window in 2010, broke his back in three places, and is now paralysed from the waist down Originally from Holywood in County Down, Northern Ireland, Mark was five when he went blind in one eye aged five from a retinal detachment.
Today is the birthday of our Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.
It is also the birthday of a friend she and I have in common: Alice Mason.
This T-shirt was worn by Amanda Erlinger when she was just a child.