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Donation appeals to help girl with cerebral palsy

Donation appeals to help girl with cerebral palsy
Posted on 13 Nov 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

Elsa Sherlock, four, is in need of donations and sponsors for treatment after being diagnosed with cerebral palsy. The young girl was born prematurely at just 35 weeks after contracting listeria sepsis.


NHS rules mean teen with cerebral palsy can’t stay at his dads

NHS rules mean teen with cerebral palsy can’t stay at his dads
Posted on 13 Nov 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

Father can’t get the specialist equipment he needs to support his 17-year-old son who suffers from cerebral palsy.


Girl’s rare recovery from ‘locked-in’ syndrome

Girl’s rare recovery from ‘locked-in’ syndrome
Posted on 6 Nov 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

Miranda Meldrum, 13, hopes to be home for Christmas after making a rare recovery from “locked-in” syndrome caused by a brain haemorrhage.


Family hopeful that rare operation will help youngster with cerebral palsy

Family hopeful that rare operation will help youngster with cerebral palsy
Posted on 5 Nov 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

The family of a young boy living with cerebral palsy are trying tirelessly to raise enough money for a rare operation which could help him to walk unaided.


Girl with cerebral palsy given Mo Salah shirt after presenting an emotional speech

Girl with cerebral palsy given Mo Salah shirt after presenting an emotional speech
Posted on 30 Oct 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

Sally, aged 10, from Liverpool, attends conductive education classes at cerebral palsy charity Stick ‘n’ Step. Recently, she received a Mo Salah shirt, thanks to the kind actions of a Widnes businessman. Operations Director of Yield UK Ltd, Tony Gibbons


Study potentially offers new hope to children with cerebral palsy

Study potentially offers new hope to children with cerebral palsy
Posted on 29 Oct 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

A new study into the impact of stem cell therapy on symptoms of cerebral palsy potentially offers new hope to children living with the increasingly common condition.


Support for children with Down’s syndrome granted

Support for children with Down’s syndrome granted
Posted on 23 Oct 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

The Steve Morgan Foundation has revealed that £60,500 will be granted to children with Down’s syndrome and their families to ensure they are provided with greater educational support.


Have scientists made a breakthrough in DMD research?

Have scientists made a breakthrough in DMD research?
Posted on 22 Oct 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

Scientists and researchers all over the globe are working tirelessly to find a way of combating Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) – a condition widely considered to be the most common fatal genetic disorder in children.


Raising awareness of Rett syndrome

Raising awareness of Rett syndrome
Posted on 16 Oct 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

October is Rett Syndrome Awareness Month – and a number of people all over the world are taking part in fundraising activities and charity appeals in their efforts to raise awareness of the condition.


Youngster with muscular dystrophy gets dream trip to Disney World

Youngster with muscular dystrophy gets dream trip to Disney World
Posted on 15 Oct 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

A four-year-old boy living with Duchenne muscular dystrophy had the surprise of a lifetime last week, after a prominent charity informed him he’d be going on a dream trip to Disney World.


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