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  • Assistive Devices: Walking and Mobility (Slideshow) for Parents

    Kids who have trouble walking have many options when it comes to getting around. View the slideshow below to learn more.

  • Muscular Dystrophy for Parents

    Muscular dystrophy is a disorder that weakens a person's muscles over time. People who have the disease can gradually lose the ability to do everyday tasks.

  • Cerebral Palsy (CP) for Parents

    Cerebral palsy (CP) affects a child's muscle tone, movement, and more. This article explains causes, diagnosis, treatment, and coping.

  • Assistive Devices: Positioning Aids (Slideshow) for Parents

    Kids with special needs have many options when it comes to supportive seats. View this slideshow to see what's available.

  • The WREX Orthosis (Assistive Device) for Parents

    The WREX is an assistive device that kids can wear to help them if they have weak arms.

  • Health Care Providers: Occupational Therapists for Parents

    Occupational therapists (OTs) help patients with injuries, illnesses, or disabilities. They help them develop, regain, and improve skills needed for daily working and living.

  • If Your Baby Has a Birth Defect for Parents

    If your child has a birth defect, you don't have to go it alone - many people and resources are available to help you.

  • Cerebral Palsy: Ira's Story (Video) for Parents

    Ira has cerebral palsy (CP), but it doesn't interfere with his love of sports or his dream of being a broadcaster. Check out this video.

  • Ataxia-Telangiectasia for Parents

    Ataxia telangiectasia is a rare genetic condition. Children with the condition have uncoordinated movements that get worse over time.

  • Becker Muscular Dystrophy for Parents

    Becker muscular dystrophy is a genetic disorder that gradually makes the body's muscles weaker and smaller. It causes less severe problems than the most common type of MD, Duchenne muscular dystrophy.