Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Steven's Story (Video)enteenshttps://kidshealth.org/EN/images/headers/T-stevenStory-enHD-AR1.jpgSteven 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."SMA, wheelchair, life in a wheelchair, walk, muscle, muscles, weak, can't walk, public restroom, restrooms, handicapped stall, stairs, family, ice hockey, sled hockey, swim, beach, pool, water, amusement park, angry, heartless, mean people, personal story, personal stories, don't be afraid to try, spinal, musucualr, atrophy, spinal muscular atrophy, stephen, steven potter, wheelchair, wheel chair, handicapped, handi-capped, handi-cap, disabled, disability, challenge, physically challenged, challanged, muscle, atrophy, degenerative, dibilitating disease, CD1Spinal Muscular Atrophy09/18/201212/02/201612/02/20162cf2ecd0-4b12-4bf3-a971-11f202228007https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/steven-story.html/<p>Steven, 14, was diagnosed with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) when he was 3 years old. Even though his condition makes it hard to get around, he has found a way to play the sport he loves &mdash; and he lives to surprise people.</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, quién ahora tiene 14 años, fue diagnosticado con atrofia muscular espinal (SMA) cuando tenía 3 años. Aquí podrás ver cómo es la vida de un muchacho que no deja de sorprender a la gente.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/es/teens/steven-story-esp.html/835946a5-7190-48cb-9a8a-be0cd6bad809
Brain and Nervous SystemIf the brain is a central computer that controls all the functions of the body, then the nervous system is like a network that relays messages back and forth to different parts of the body. Find out how they work in this Body Basics article.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/brain-nervous-system.html/cf28c686-fa8f-42b5-8561-a79ea70cf18c
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