Brice

“I wish I had better news to share with you,” the doctor said to parents Chris and Christine, whose 9-month old son, Brice, had just come out of emergency brain…

Owen

Owen Nei is 11 years old, an avid hockey and baseball player, and a young man who lights up every room he’s in with his positive, irrepressible attitude. Given how…

MaKiah

MaKiah was born premature at 29 weeks. When she was 15 months old, her parents were told that she had cerebral palsy. When she had her first seizure at 18…

Sam

At Target Field, on a beautiful summer day in August 2019, Samuel Anastos scored the first honorary run of the game as a part of Gillette’s Sunday Kids Day in…

Trevor

On May 27, 2019, Trevor came to his mother, Josie, hand on his forehead, with a severe headache and said, “Mom, something is wrong. I need to go to the…

Kyra

This is not the summer Kyra Condie, 24, was supposed to have. Kyra was supposed to be in Tokyo, competing as a climber in the Summer Olympics. It would’ve been…

Wes

Any parent can identify with the immeasurable joy of bringing a child into the world, but what happens when things don’t go according to plan? What happens when that child…

Harriet

Four-year-old Harriet and her sister, Ada, 6, went downstairs into their play room after getting dressed for the day. Harriet was missing her hair, which had fallen out for the second…

Harper

“I just want to be me and not take so many medications.” These were the heart-wrenching words Sarah and Kyle heard from their 6-year-old daughter Harper in the midst of…

Ryan

Listen to and read Ryan’s story below: Many children who have cerebral palsy (CP) are diagnosed relatively early as they develop, but for some children whose symptoms are more subtle,…