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Tag: cerebral palsy
Although born a healthy baby, Alea has fought hard to survive a very sad and unfortunate start to life. Horrible circumstances resulted in her having cerebral palsy. She is now learning to take steps with support, moving towards her goal of no longer needing a wheelchair so she can one day dance as she dreams […]
Keion was not meeting his development markers as an infant. At one year old, he was diagnosed with cerebral palsy. Since then, his course of treatment has been Botox and surgery, followed by physical, occupational, and speech therapies. Keion loves watching his favorite basketball team, the Indiana Pacers, but more than anything, Keion is a […]
“Adrian had his first open heart surgery at one week old” Delivered at 31 weeks, Adrian was a tiny four pounds at birth. He had a rough start as a newborn, needing what would be the first of many heart surgeries when he was only a week old. Adrian was diagnosed with hypoplastic right heart […]
“More than anything, she loves singing along with him” Camryn lost her twin sibling in the womb, and she herself was born at only 28 weeks. During Camryn’s stay in NICU, she was diagnosed with epilepsy. A few months later, she was given an additional diagnosis of quadriplegic cerebral palsy. Camryn has been in a […]
“Mari developed CP as the result of brain damage in the womb” Born prematurely, Mari was only 24 weeks old when she was delivered along with her twin brother. Shortly after her birth, Mari had surgery to place a shunt in her brain to drain excess fluid. She was also immediately diagnosed with the motor […]
“Brain damage can be a precursor to cerebral palsy” Brycen is only 4 years old and already he embodies the essence of a Hero. He is well spoken, kind, smart, and has been diagnosed with brain damage in addition to cerebral palsy. Cerebral palsy is characterized by conditions that are mainly orthopedic in nature. These […]