When One Leg Walks, the Other Listens

, Study Shows By: Maggie Fox, Health and Science Correspondent Fri January 23, 2004 05:24 PM ET

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When one leg does the walking, it evidently does some talking to the other leg as well, U.S. researchers said on Friday.

They said patients whose spinal cords were severed were nonetheless able to move their legs with the help of therapists.