| Jun 20, 2012
Angela Marquez runs her fingers over the Braille atlas, reading aloud.
"North America," the 10-year-old says, slowly. "South America. Pacific Ocean."
Joan Marason, director of wellness and enrichment programs at Junior Blind of America in Culver City,...
| Jun 25, 2012
You may or may not know that “People Like Us” star Chris Pine auditioned for “Avatar.” It did not go well.
“Sometimes you can leave your car in Burbank, Los Angeles, and walk into a conference room and your back is...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 6:09 PM
After hours of labor, Enso Martinez cried as his wife, Rebecca Fielding, was carried from their Waverly home on a stretcher en route to Johns Hopkins Hospital. Fielding, who had wanted to deliver her baby at home with the help of a midwife, assured her...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 11:32 AM
Earlier this month a Texas Rangers sportscaster went from calling live highlights of a baseball game to talking about a botched robbery. The sportscaster's incoherent switch confused listeners, but doctors saw the symptoms of aphasia, a disease not...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 7:32 PM
More than 3,600 Virginians with intellectual disabilities are on an "urgent" needs waiting list for a coveted ID/MR Medicaid waiver which would provide them the range of services and support they need. They have cerebral palsy and autism, Down Syndrome,...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 7:10 AM
The Old White TPC course at the 2012 Greenbrier Classic measures more than 7,200 yards long. D.J. Gregory walked every single inch over the weekend.
"I just love golf and I've played golf since I was nine. I went to my first PGA Tour event when I was...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 5:41 PM
SAN DIEGO - A novel mentor program gives physically challenged adults a chance to show disabled children realize they can still live a full life.
Timothy Donovan, 10, was born with cerebral palsy and dreams of doing all the things other kids his age do,...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 10:21 PM
A 13-year-old student with mild cerebral palsy says a campus security guard at assaulted her on campus.
Elexus Harris attends Martin Luther King, Jr. Technology Academy, where it’s against the rules for students to have their cell phones out....
| Sep 25, 2012
| 7:56 AM
Bonner Paddock is competing on Oct 13th in Hawaii. He’s running, biking and swimming for miles and miles even though he has Cerebral Palsy! He’s doing it to help disabled kids both here in California and in Africa.
To donate to Bonner’s...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 12:50 PM
The scene at Hashawha Environmental Center in Westminster Friday evening was filled with the friendly chaos typical of the start of summer camp. Parents unloaded gear and gave last-minute instructions. Ubiquitous counselors welcomed visitors and ushered...
| Jul 30, 2012
SaChelle Ramos-Demery will walk one day.
Even though the 4-year-old Aberdonian was diagnosed with cerebral palsy, a disorder that affects the way she walks, her mother said she believes SaChelle has the desire to walk.
"She wants to go," said...