An 11-year-old girl living with cystic fibrosis is encouraging other children to take part in an upcoming hockey tournament in aid of a prominent charity.
Research has found that adding core stability exercises to physical therapy improves posture and walking ability in children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy.
A teenage boy living with cerebral palsy is hoping to travel to California to take part in a world-famous surfing championship this winter.
A pet cat that has been a long-term source of friendship for a boy living with Duchenne muscular dystrophy has won an unusual award in recent days.
A new study has paved the way for future research into the complex yet increasingly common condition, Rett syndrome. This week, researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in the US published an article documenting tests performed on mice models of…
Hannah Harding had her son Reggie nine weeks early after he had a stroke before birth due to a placental abruption.
Artificial intelligence (AI) could be the answer to treating a number of so-called ‘orphan diseases’ such as Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a group of researchers believe.
‘Adversity United’ is the name of a football team set up by a teenager living with cerebral palsy.
Families and friends of children living with muscular dystrophy have come together to tackle a ‘mini triathlon’ in their efforts to raise money for a prominent charity. On Sunday 15 July, as many as 35 different teams took on the…
A talented group of youngsters, all living with some form of disability, has wowed audiences with their musical prowess at Sunderland’s Tall Ships Races celebration.