Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Steven's Story (Video)enparentshttps://kidshealth.org/EN/images/headers/P-stevensStory-enHD-AR1.jpgA teen athlete talks about why he won't let his condition take him out of the game.spinal muscular atrophy, SMA, stephen, steven potter, wheelchair, wheel chair, handicapped, handi-capped, handi-cap, disabled, disability, challenge, physically challenged, challanged, muscle, atrophy, degenerative, dibilitating disease09/18/201212/02/201612/02/2016f0bfce74-5aee-4d21-a794-b7b6f9fbe69dhttps://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/steven-story.html/<p>Steven, 14, is like most other teens. He's an athlete who loves Italian food&nbsp;and hanging out with his friends. And even though he's got a condition that makes it hard to get around,&nbsp;he doesn't let that stop him from doing the things he loves to do.</p> <div class="rs_skip rs_preserve"><!-- TinyMCE Fix --> <script src="//familysurvey.org/misc/javascript/js_apps/video/kh-video-metadata.js" type="text/javascript"></script> <script src="//familysurvey.org/misc/javascript/js_apps/video/kh-video-controller.js" type="text/javascript"></script> <script src="//familysurvey.org/misc/javascript/js_apps/video/single-steven-story-en.js" type="text/javascript"></script> </div>Atrofia muscular espinal: La historia de Steven (video)Steven tiene 14 años y es un adolescente como cualquier otro. A pesar de que sufre de una afección que le hace difícil movilizarse, no permite que ésto sea un impedimento para hacer las cosas que le gusta hacer.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/es/parents/steven-story-esp.html/f20afa57-2330-4044-b636-2f5b5b437508
Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a condition that causes muscle weakness and atrophy. There's no cure, but therapy and other treatments can help most people who have SMA.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/sma.html/a161e655-0f4d-4b0e-8d85-c5deb4d839cc
Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Steven's Story (Video)Steven was diagnosed with SMA when he was 3. Here's a look at his life today and why he says, "When someone tells you you can't do something, don't be afraid to try something new."https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/steven-story.html/2cf2ecd0-4b12-4bf3-a971-11f202228007
Steven's Story: Power PlayerMeet Steven. He's 14 and has spinal muscular atrophy. He shares his struggles and successes in this video.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/kids/steven-story.html/ef55f04f-0db9-4821-8cba-873cef185286
WheelchairsWheelchairs are a way for some people to be independent, despite illnesses or injuries. Find out more in this article for kids.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/kids/wheelchairs.html/659ae94f-c1ee-40b7-a024-c6de75b25325
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