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Vidant Medical Center

James and Connie Maynard Children's Hospital
at Vidant Medical Center
2100 Stantonsburg Road
Greenville, North Carolina
(252) 847-5712


Cerebral Palsy: Shannon's Story (Video)

Like most teenagers, Shannon loves hanging out with friends, going to the mall, and – of course – being around cute boys.

But Shannon can’t walk or talk. Her wheelchair and her communication device give her the freedom to explore, and a voice to be heard. Hear Shannon’s story about living with cerebral palsy, in her own words.