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Invisible Illnesses. Part 1: Scoliosis 

I have 3 invisible “impairments” each one stops me from doing certain things and affects my everyday life although it’s not classified as a disability, I still lose self confidence over them but I have to learn to accept it because there’s nothing I can do about it! 701 kata lagi


Twins Practice With FC Dallas After Having Lifesaving Surgery

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FRISCO (CBSDFW.COM) – They underwent a life-changing surgery to correct a severe case of scoliosis. Now the 17-year-old twin brothers from Ethiopia, who are big soccer fans, got to live out one of their fantasies and kick the ball around with FC Dallas players. 261 kata lagi


Why You Should Never Say "You'll Be Fine" To A Chronic Pain Sufferer

Do you know what it feels like to not remember the last time you got through a day without painkillers?
Do you know what it feels like to wake up after a 12 hour sleep and still feel exhausted? 542 kata lagi


The Gift of School

School in the hospital has three major benefits: it gives the patients a regular routine which helps to pass the days; it helps distract from the aches and pains of everyday hospital life, and it provides a critical and necessary opportunity to help the students keep up with their studies back home. 381 kata lagi

Long Term Hospital Stay


Many young people have experienced back pain, and upon seeing their doctor told they have been given a daunting diagnosis….scoliosis! Most times the advice is to swim, but will this really help the issue? 490 kata lagi


I like to move it move it...

They made me a walker here. It’s pretty big, but I can push it all by myself. Everybody laughs and says they can’t believe how good I am at walking. 130 kata lagi

Long Term Hospital Stay

Our Superheroes wear Fezzes

Ya, I know you think I misspelled that, but I didn’t! The plural of fez (a flat topped hat) is fezzes or fezes. I thought fezes looked pretty similar to feces, so I opted for the first spelling and “Our Superheroes Wear Feces” is a way different story than I intend to tell at this time (but I’d like to keep my options open). 871 kata lagi

Long Term Hospital Stay