| 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,...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 7:31 PM
Four year old Landyn Grove has been a fighter since birth. Abandoned at birth by her biological parents, she was born two months premature with a multitude of medical conditions including water on the brain and spina bifida, which has left her legs...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 6:10 PM
Some very lucky kids got to experience the thrill of the open water Tuesday.
Campers at Camp Riley near Martinsville got to take part in adaptive water skiing.
It’s all done in partnership with the Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana for kids who...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 6:15 PM
Like other toddlers, Jaidyn Beam is always full of smiles. The 1-year-old keeps on smiling, despite the many medical difficulties he has endured throughout his first year of life.
The son of Merissa Sandusky and Jason Beam of Johnstown was diagnosed...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:41 PM
When Steve and Valerie Riemersma of Allegan, Mich., went in for a routine 22 week ultrasound for their seventh child 2 ½ years ago, doctors noticed something was not right. A technician discovered that their unborn child had Spina Bifida.
| Apr 17, 2012
| 7:49 PM
The late Maggie Daley transformed this city into a garden. And now a place of healing and new life for sick children and their families. Lurie Children's Hospital is set to open in June. Today we got to open our eyes to Kevin's garden -- a space dedicated...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:55 AM
May 10: The CT Capitals Tournament at Manchester CC. Registration 11 a.m.; shotgun scramble start 12:30 p.m. Entry fee is $115 and includes greens fee, cart, dinner, beverages, raffles, prizes and silent auction. Proceeds benefit...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 11:07 PM
On April 25, a media day was held with representatives from Ronald McDonald Charities visiting KXO and Univision Channel 7 in El Centro.
George Gale of KXO interviewed Chuck Day, CEO of Ronald McDonald Charities; Chuck expressed his appreciation to all...
| Mar 12, 2013
It was a story Dorothy Atwood DeBolt enjoyed telling, one that any harried parent of young children might find somewhat familiar.
The phone rang one day as the busy mother raced around her home, getting ready for an out-of-town trip and wrapping up...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 3:35 AM
The big dance. Hannah Jacobs, 17, is a fighter. And she has a bunch of friends in Plymouth who are fighting along with her. Sometimes fighting takes the form of dancing.
Hannah is a junior at Plymouth High School. She serves as student president and co-...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 3:56 PM
A former Riley patient is bringing Christmas cheer to those still there during the holidays.
Monday, BJ Yoho delivered 1,600 toys to patients at Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health.
BJ was born with Spina Bifida and has had 16 surgeries,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Jennifer Jean Strack, 45, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, due to complications from spina bifida. A private family memorial service will be arranged. Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg, W.Va.