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Destination Sahara for Liverpool NHS CEO

Chief Executive at Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust, Aidan Kehoe, is about to embark on a gruelling 100km Sahara trek to support people with spina bifida and hydrocephalus. Aidan, is also Treasurer of the national spina bi…

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Who do I tell, and when?

Shine’s Health Development Manager, Gill Yaz, on some common concerns. Spina bifida and hydrocephalus can have a big impact on life. Working, driving, and relationships can sometimes seem more complicated, and I’m often asked ‘When i…

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Tatyana McFadden

She used to walk on her hands, now she has the power to build bridges with them

Herald Scotland | Original Link by Susan Egelstaff Ever since the London 2012 Paralympics nudged para-athletes into the spotlight, there has been no shortage of examples of their inspirational stories. Clarksville, Maryland, United States —There is one individual whose tale is perhaps even more uplifting than most. American Tatyana McFadden won her fourth consecutive Chicago […]

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Caleb's family is now raising funds so another child in Northern Ireland can get a set of wheels.

Little Caleb’s got his wheels

Down Recorder | Original Link Ballyhornan, Co. Down, Northern Ireland —LIKE most toddlers, little Caleb Keown could happily spend hours emptying his mum’s kitchen cupboards. But unlike many mothers, Stella Keown is just as delighted as Caleb by the mess he creates. For cupboard emptying is a brand new pastime for the 18 month-old Ballyhornan […]

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