Spina Bifida

Recent advances in spina bifida care extend life and improve quality of life – EurekAlert

Spina bifida (myelomeningocele) is the most common, permanently disabling birth defect compatible with life. In a collection…

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Adorable four-year-old girl with spina bifida giggles in glee while classmates cheer on first steps – Daily Mail

This is the heartwarming moment a little girl living with spina bifida walked for the first time…

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Family speak after 40 medics tried to save life of much-loved woman – Lincolnshire Live

The family of a woman who died after an A46 crash say she will be ‘sorely missed’…

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Groundbreaking: Doctors Remove Baby from Womb, Perform Operation, Put Her Back Inside – CBN News

UK doctors successfully operated on an unborn baby and put her back in her mother’s womb after…

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Unborn Baby Cured of Spinal Defect After Being Removed From Mom’s Womb for Surgery, Then Put Back – Good News Network

Thanks to a trailblazing new surgery being performed in European hospitals, Bethan Simpson’s unborn daughter has been…

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Fargo 4-year-old who has spina bifida inspires with trampoline act in his wheelchair – St. Paul Pioneer Press

A North Dakota charity event turned into worldwide inspiration when a 4-year-old boy performed his favorite trampoline…

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Chisholm Hunter continues support of Spina Bifida charity – Jewellery Focus

Chisholm Hunter has continued its support for Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland (SBH Scotland) after its CFO raised…

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Hopeless Records’ Eric Tobin on overcoming spina bifida and making the most out of life – Substream Magazine

When I was younger, I often wondered: “how does one get into the music industry?” I went…

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Cleft palate gene mutations now linked to spina bifida – MSU Today

Michigan State University and Children’s National Health System researchers are the first to link mutations in a…

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A unique study of spina Bifida shows surviving adults are more likely to live independently – News Medical

A unique study of spina bifida patients found that while mobility tended to decline in later life,…

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Siblings born with spina bifida enjoy their first pain-free Christmas – Newsday

Dr. Mark Mittler, a pediatric neurosurgeon at Cohen Children’s Medical Center in New Hyde Park, explained how…

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Woman with spina bifida says her dates didn’t want to go out with her in public – Metro

A woman with spina bifida says boys asked to date her in secret because they were ashamed…

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Heartwarming story of baby Piper, who was operated on in the womb – Gazette Series

A YATE baby with spina bifida, who underwent a pioneering operation before birth, is now out of…

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UCLH offers fetal surgery for spina bifida for the first time in the UK – University College London Hospitals

A team from University College London Hospitals (UCLH), UCL and Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) has operated…

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Doctors operate on unborn babies with spina bifida for the first time in Britain – which could save mothers travelling abroad for the treatment – Daily Mail

Babies with spina bifida have had their spinal cords repaired in the womb in the first operations…

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5-year-old with spina bifida gets custom Halloween costume that’s functional with his wheelchair – CBS News

Five-year-old Blake Mompher from Prospect, Ohio, was born with spina bifida and uses a wheelchair to get…

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Doctors in Milan successfully treat spina bifida in unborn baby – The Local Italy

In the first operation of its kind in Europe, the San Raffaele hospital in Milan has used…

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Donegal man speaks about living withs spina bifida – Donegal Now

A Donegal man has spoken about living with spina bifida. Frank Larkin, from Letterkenny, reveals details of his…

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All bread in the UK is soon to contain folic acid – why? – Metro

The idea of putting folic acid into flour, and therefore into bread, is something that ministers have…

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Baby with spina bifida who had surgery before birth now able to walk – Lifesite

Doctors told an expectant mom that her son had spina bifida and might never walk. But thanks…

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