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Archive | December, 2015

Panthers Linebacker Reaches Out to Fan with Cerebral Palsy

Jessica Hayes of Newton, NC just turned 21, and like many 21 year olds, she had a party to celebrate the milestone. Unlike most 21 year olds, however, her birthday party featured a very special guest: Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly. Jessica has dealt with health problems, including cerebral palsy, autism, cortical blindness, and hydrocephalus, […]

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Woman with Cerebral Palsy Completes Half-Marathon

Woman with Cerebral Palsy Completes Half-Marathon

Monique Edwards knew she could do it. Despite long odds, including her cerebral palsy, the New Zealand woman was determined to finish the Kerikeri half-marathon that took place on November 21st. It was crucial that she make it to the finish line to prove to herself and to all of her doubters over the years […]

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Woman with Cerebral Palsy Takes On Challenges with a Smile

Woman with Cerebral Palsy Takes On Challenges with a Smile

Jami Marshall of Paducah, KY is used to working hard for what she wants. Due to her cerebral palsy, she has trouble with her balance and mobility, so she uses a walker or a scooter to get around, and she knows that other people may think that limits her dreams. But Jami doesn’t let her […]

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