‘Dream Come True:’ N.J. Teen With Cerebral Palsy Surprises Crowd When She Walks Across Graduation StageBorn with cerebral palsy, doctors warned her family early on that she may never walk or talk. But Tajia Rodriguez surprised her peers and parents when she took steps across the stage to receive her diploma.
New Treatment For Children With Cerebral Palsy Uses Stem Cells From Their Own Umbilical CordA potential treatment using stem cells could be the first effective way to repair the parts of the brain damaged from the condition.
Surgical Procedure Can Reduce Pain, Improve Mobility For Children With Cerebral PalsyThere is no cure for cerebral palsy, but there are treatments that can reduce pain and movement difficulties for children.
‘That Stroller Is Peyton’s Life,’ Special Wheelchair Stolen From Girl With Cerebral PalsyA little girl in New Jersey was without her wheelchair on Friday night. Her mother said it was stolen from the family's front porch, and now the search is on for a thief.
Theater Critic With Cerebral Palsy Hopes To Appear On Broadway HimselfA young man with cerebral palsy is not letting his physical limits hold him back when it comes to his dreams.
Heartless Crime Leads Roslyn Man To Take First Steps Away From WheelchairIt was a heartless crime his parents Carmela and Martino said, but it took their son on an incredible journey.
NJ Girl Doesn't Let Cerebral Palsy Keep Her From Love Of Playing BasketballIn an effort to help Marina, pediatric neurosurgeon Dr. Richard Anderson targeted certain nerves at the spinal cord and cut them.
LI Woman Gets Prison After Stealing $32,000 In Charity ScamMaureen Myles was found guilty of pocketing $32,000 raised in an event for Pam Capotosto and her 19-year-old son, who has cerebral palsy.
Hempstead Grant To Help Family Bring Child With Cerebral Palsy Into, Out Of HomeThe Johnsons have been struggling to bring 7-year-old Kayden, who sits in a wheelchair, up and down the few stairs outside their Roosevelt house.
Man With Cerebral Palsy Missing From East HarlemPolice late Friday were searching for a man with cerebral palsy who suffers from seizures, who vanished Friday from East Harlem.
Battle Over 'Return Home New Jersey' Program Reaches State LegislatorsThere is new hope for those fighting against the controversial program called "Return Home New Jersey.”