An elementary school teacher made the day of a 10-year-old girl with spina bifida -- and captured the hearts of everyone on the internet -- when he carried her on his back through the Falls of The Ohio State Park during a school field trip.
The Cleveland Clinic has joined other top hospitals in North America and can now offer in utero surgery. The hospital announced Wednesday that after more than a year of preparations they have successfully completed Northern Ohio's first ever surgery on a fetus inside the uterus to repair spina bifida.
Side effects of prescription drugs are of particular concern during pregnancy.
In a UK first, a team of international surgeons successfully operated on the abnormally developed spines of two unborn babies with spina bifida.
A little boy's smile and ability to overcome adversity has gone viral.
Aaron "Wheelz" Fotheringham was born with spina bifida, a spinal defect that left him without much control of his legs. But he never let it slow him down.