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Birth Trauma: The Astonishing Story of Pierre 2/11/20150
Birth Trauma: The Astonishing Story of Pierre 2/11/2015
Published: February 11, 2015 | 4 minute read

Recently a mother in South Africa wrote to us about her son—a young man whom we never met but whose life was greatly influenced by The Institutes. At birth the umbilical cord was wrapped around Pierre’s neck and he was almost delivered by caesarean section. All seemed well, at first. A few hours later, however, Pierre stopped breathing and had his first seizure. Mother says, “Later that day our baby did not even remotely resemble the one delivered earlier that day.

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A Boy Takes His First Steps 1/20/20150
A Boy Takes His First Steps 1/20/2015
Published: January 20, 2015 | 2 minute read

Brain Injured Child Walks We are so proud of this Russian family – a brain injured child walks for the first time! Their son, Nikolay, just began to walk. Here is a note from his mother and a video of his first steps. “A bit more than two years ago we heard about Mr. Doman and his work with brain-injured children. You can’t imagine how glad we were to get the invitation to Pisa.

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Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Kira0
Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Kira
Published: January 8, 2015 | 4 minute read

Her parents report she understands at a level higher than other children her age. Kira was born 30 days premature and was delivered via emergency C-section, as the doctors saw there was fetal distress. They had to deliver her as soon as possible. Upon delivery, Kira was cyanotic and could not breathe well and she was put on a ventilator and given medications. She was also tube fed. While in the hospital, she had a severe upper respiratory infection that lasted 2 months.

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Happy New Year to all our wonderful families 1/1/20150
Happy New Year to all our wonderful families 1/1/2015
Published: January 1, 2015 | 5 minute read

Hurt kids have taught us so much. Among the many things they have taught us is to pay attention to wellness. They have forced us to ask the question is average normal? When our hurt children could do things that average children could not do, they forced us to face the fact that average is decidedly not normal. Perhaps most importantly, they have taught us to dream big dreams. Is there a bigger dream than the dream of seeing a blind child see or a deaf child hear?

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A Reassessment of the SIDS Back to Sleep Campaign  12/23/20140
A Reassessment of the SIDS Back to Sleep Campaign 12/23/2014
Published: December 23, 2014 | 20 minute read

Review The Scientific World JOURNAL (2005) 5, 550–557 ISSN 1537-744X; DOI 10.1100/tsw.2005.71 Corresponding author. The opinions expressed are solely those of the authors. ©2005 with author. A Reassessment of the SIDS Back to Sleep Campaign Ralph Pelligra1,*, Glenn Doman2, and Gerry Leisman3 1Ames Research Center, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Moffett Field, CA 94035; 2The Institutes for the Achievement of Human Potential, Wyndmoor, PA 19038; and 3Carrick Institute for Clinical Ergonomics, Rehabilitation and Applied Neuroscience, School of Engineering Technologies, State University of New York, College at Farmingdale, Lupton Hall, 2350 Broadhollow Road, Farmingdale, NY 11735

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