A teenage girl living with ultra-rare Rett Syndrome has been gifted a portable hoist by a prominent charity, which will help her to move around more freely with her family.
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.
Father can’t get the specialist equipment he needs to support his 17-year-old son who suffers from cerebral palsy.
Miranda Meldrum, 13, hopes to be home for Christmas after making a rare recovery from “locked-in” syndrome caused by a brain haemorrhage.
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.
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…
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.
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.
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.
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.