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# padraig-schaler - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Two men begin 10,000 mile car journey to raise funds for Pádraig Schaler's brain injury treatment
# Acquired Brain Injury
# Acquired Brain Injury

Two men begin 10,000 mile car journey to raise funds for Pádraig Schaler's brain injury treatment

Jul 23rd 2019, 6:15 AM 17,422 Views 13 Comments

Pádraig was left needing intensive care after he was knocked off his bike in 2013.

# padraig-schaler - Sunday 8 July, 2018

VIDEO: 'We wanted to show people that he can do things they might not think are possible'
# Padraig Schaler
# Padraig Schaler

VIDEO: 'We wanted to show people that he can do things they might not think are possible'

Jul 8th 2018, 10:30 AM 16,032 Views 8 Comments

Pádraig Schaler and his family show us how they got on on a recent trip to Cape Cod.

# padraig-schaler - Sunday 17 June, 2018

'They said he would have an intolerable life - they were wrong': Pádraig Schaler returns to spot he was knocked down
# Brain Injury
# Brain Injury

'They said he would have an intolerable life - they were wrong': Pádraig Schaler returns to spot he was knocked down

Jun 17th 2018, 7:30 AM 20,615 Views 6 Comments

Pádraig was seriously injured in a bike accident five years ago.

# padraig-schaler - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Hope for change as families meet Health Minister on support for people with brain injury
# Padraig Schaler
# Padraig Schaler

Hope for change as families meet Health Minister on support for people with brain injury

Sep 20th 2016, 10:19 AM 10,040 Views 11 Comments

Four families attended the meeting yesterday.

# padraig-schaler - Sunday 19 June, 2016

"People said Pádraig was as good as dead - he is proving everybody wrong"
# Padraig Schaler
# Padraig Schaler

"People said Pádraig was as good as dead - he is proving everybody wrong"

Jun 19th 2016, 9:30 PM 61,886 Views 22 Comments

Pádraig was knocked down. Now his family are setting up a treatment centre for others like him.

# padraig-schaler - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

An accident left Pádraig in a coma - now he can 'talk' to his family
# Brain Injury
# Brain Injury

An accident left Pádraig in a coma - now he can 'talk' to his family

Dec 16th 2015, 6:04 AM 26,991 Views 8 Comments

Pádraig has been moved from Hamburg back to Ireland.

# padraig-schaler - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Three years after falling into a coma, Pádraig's family prepare to bring him home
# Brain Injury
# Brain Injury

Three years after falling into a coma, Pádraig's family prepare to bring him home

May 21st 2015, 6:01 AM 40,833 Views 13 Comments

They are fundraising to help care for him 24/7 in Ireland.

# padraig-schaler - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Joy as Pádraig says first word, 17 months after falling in a coma
# Padraig Schaler
# Padraig Schaler

Joy as Pádraig says first word, 17 months after falling in a coma

Nov 29th 2014, 8:30 PM 35,940 Views 9 Comments

Pádraig’s friends are trying to raise money for his family by launching a new album.

# padraig-schaler - Saturday 5 July, 2014

A son in a coma - and a family determined to help others with brain injuries
# Padraig Schaler
# Padraig Schaler

A son in a coma - and a family determined to help others with brain injuries

Jul 5th 2014, 8:30 AM 16,157 Views 3 Comments

Pádraig Schaler is in the care of a hospital in Hamburg, and his family want to help others in similar situations.

# padraig-schaler - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

A year in a coma, but Pádraig slowly shows signs of progress
# Coma
# Coma

A year in a coma, but Pádraig slowly shows signs of progress

Jul 1st 2014, 6:45 AM 20,859 Views 9 Comments

As his family stay by his bedside, friends are raising money for Pádraig’s care.

# padraig-schaler - Sunday 13 April, 2014

50 friends swim in 17 counties over 38 hours for "loyal and fun" friend in a coma
# Swim For Pádraig
# Swim For Pádraig

50 friends swim in 17 counties over 38 hours for "loyal and fun" friend in a coma

Apr 13th 2014, 11:30 AM 17,244 Views 5 Comments

Pádraig Schaler was injured when he was knocked off his bike at Cape Cod. His friends are raising money to help his parents pay for his treatment.

# padraig-schaler - Sunday 6 April, 2014

"It's agony": Pádraig is in a coma - his family say Ireland's healthcare system has failed him
# Rehabilitation
# Rehabilitation

"It's agony": Pádraig is in a coma - his family say Ireland's healthcare system has failed him

Apr 6th 2014, 8:15 AM 53,217 Views 81 Comments

Pádraig Schaler is in a coma in a German hospital, as his family say he was not getting the care he needed in Ireland.