Category Archives: -Encouraging Stories

The Story of My Leg – ExoSym Carbon Fiber Leg Braces

Usually when I walked, I would lift one leg and collapse into the knee, then do the same with the other, over and over. Thanks to the support of the braces, I got a sense of what it was like to move with an actual heel-to-toe rollover motion. I looked up at Ryan. “Fuck, man,” I said. “Let’s do it!” I headed back to Los Angeles, where my daydreams, for once, had a happy ending.

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If you or someone you love have spina bifida we want to meet you!

https://www.facebook.com/groups/SpinaBifidaAdultsUnite/

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Hyperbarics

Just wondering if any of you ladies have come across this as a potential treatment for our kids.  I know that it is being used with CP and Autistic kids with some success.  I’m not sure it would really be appropriate for our little guys, or at least no more beneficial than it would be for a typical, healthy person.

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New Adult Story – Angela Dockter

We are excited to announce that we have a new profile in the Adult Stories section.  What makes this story special is that you will also find Angela listed on our Physicians & Therapists page as well. Angela Dockter is a healthy 44-year old Holistic Healthcare Practitioner who was born with myelomeningocele L3-S1 and attributes her unassisted mobility to the

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