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Trisomy 21: Graduation 101 Yuuki makes it look easy0
Trisomy 21: Graduation 101 Yuuki makes it look easy
Published: July 28, 2016 | 7 minute read

Yuuki with her wonderful older brother Trisomy 21 - Just Another Label for Down Syndrome In the last month of her pregnancy, Yuuki’s mother developed toxemia and was hospitalized. The baby was born prematurely, and a cardiac abnormality was discovered in the first week. At six months of age, the baby was diagnosed with Trisomy 21, and as mother wrote, “_Since then we began searching for the best solution we could find to help her develop fully.

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Cerebral Palsy: A Story of Hope and Love in Malaysia0
Cerebral Palsy: A Story of Hope and Love in Malaysia
Published: July 11, 2016 | 5 minute read

Cerebral Palsy Treatment - Options For Parents **One little girl proves that brothers and sisters are a powerful force to help save the lives of brain-injured children and help with cerebral palsy treatment. ** Parents of brain-injured children are often asked whether they have enough time for their well children. There is an almost universal assumption when a family makes the decision to give their hurt child a fighting chance to be well that the well children in the family will automatically suffer neglect.

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Microcephaly: A Success Story0
Microcephaly: A Success Story
Published: June 29, 2016 | 4 minute read

Brain Injury - Microcephaly Can Be Helped! Tim is No Longer Blind, Deaf and Immobile When Tim was born, he was cyanotic and had trouble breathing. After his birth, he had difficulty feeding and seemed sluggish compared to most newborns. By 9 months of age Tim was delayed compared to other babies. Doctors recommended therapies to speed up his development, which did not yield results. At one year of age, after a vaccination, parents noticed a substantial regression in his abilities.

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Cerebral Palsy: Injury to the midbrain can be treated0
Cerebral Palsy: Injury to the midbrain can be treated
Published: June 9, 2016 | 5 minute read

Cerebral Palsy Symptoms & What You Can Do Melvin’s Success Story Gives Hope for Children with Brain Injury After Melvin’s birth, he appeared to develop well and his parents thought that everything was fine. However, when he was five months old he caught the flu and became severely ill. He vomited a great deal and lost nearly one kilogram of weight. He then became ill with tonsillitis. For the next two months he was severely ill and slept most of the time.

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From Hemiplegia and Learning Problems to Running a Marathon and School0
From Hemiplegia and Learning Problems to Running a Marathon and School
Published: May 25, 2016 | 6 minute read

Hemiplegia and Learning Problems Nihad crosses the finish line Nihad was born a well child. At 5 months of age, he suddenly became very ill. He became very irritable and lethargic, developed a fever and began projectile vomiting. At first, doctors thought it might just be a product of teething, but it became obvious that Nihad was suffering from something far more serious. When he was finally admitted to the hospital, it was discovered that he was suffering from tuberculous meningitis, which had caused increased intracranial pressure and hydrocephalus.

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