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Shine member runs first Brighton Marathon in under 5 hours @BrightonMarathn

Shine member Phil Holland ran the Brighton Marathon 2015 in the incredible time of 4:48:02. Why incredible? Because Phil met his goal of finishing in less than 5 hours! 912 more words


Classification and Treatment of Hydrocephalus

Hydrocephalus can be caused by impaired cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) flow, re-absorption, or excessive CSF production.


Survived my first week

After being on the sick for two months with anxiety/stress, I returned to work this week on a “phased return”. After a conversation with my mam this morning -she’s giving me lifts due to the ongoing car situation regarding my recent wobble she was telling me she had bumped into the parent of an old school friend of mine who also has Spina Bifida she was saying that her daughter had gone through a similar thing. 31 more words

"It happened so quick:" Parents panic after car stolen with equipment their young son relies on inside

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Milwaukee police have recovered a stolen car, and a wheelchair to the relief of the parents of a 6-year-old boy.  Still missing however, the boy’s leg braces he relies on. 436 more words


Is a new home in our future?

I have always felt your life and situation is what you make of it. I have never been shy about my story, but Mark Stopa… 959 more words

What to expect on your Tandem Skydive @doitforcharity @UKParachuting

On 2 May 2015, Shine’s Active Fundraiser, Cheyenne, did a tandem skydive at Sibson Airfield near Peterborough. Here she shares her experience.

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A Spotlight On Spina Bifida and a Brave Woman Who Lives With It. Meet My Friend Charlene Childers.

Hello Recovery Friends and New Friends,

Many times in life, special people seem to enter our lives from nowhere. They can be in person, or even in cyber-space.  2.663 more words

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