12.01.2021 | Assistive devices, Diagnosis-related

Meet Oli - an outgoing and sociable 11-year-old boy with SMA

Oli is a chatty, outgoing, and sociable 11-year-old boy, who loves football and gaming, especially Fortnite. Oli is like any other...

14.12.2020 | Assistive devices, Early intervention, Diagnosis-related

All for Ella - and an independent life despite of her CP

Ella is a cheerful, expressive and social 3 ½-year-old girl. She loves exploring the world in her NF-Walker. Despite a CP diagnosis,...

06.11.2020 | Therapy, Assistive devices, Diagnosis-related

Meet Sophia - a charming 5-year-old

Sophia is a charming little 5-year-old girl with a big personality. “She’s exceptionally smart and difficult to argue with; she’s...

25.09.2020 | Therapy, Assistive devices, Diagnosis-related

[Video] Aisha’s story: Living with SMA

Being diagnosed with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) does not necessarily mean that you cannot achieve great success and to lead a happy...

18.09.2020 | Diagnosis-related

What is SMA?

Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a genetic disorder characterized by muscle weakness and muscles wasting away (atrophy), which affects...

11.09.2020 | Therapy, Assistive devices, Adults with disabilities, Diagnosis-related

[Video] A somersault turned life on its head

Morten suffered a serious spinal cord injury after a pool accident, but with targeted training and a can-do attitude, he can today...

20.08.2020 | Adults with disabilities, Diagnosis-related

What is spinal cord injury?

Every year, around the world, up to 500 000 people suffer a spinal cord injury (SCI). The spinal cord is the major bundle of nerves...

06.08.2020 | Early intervention, Diagnosis-related

What is cerebral palsy?

Cerebral palsy (CP) is a lifelong non-progressive neurological condition affecting a person’s ability to move and maintain balance and...

10.07.2020 | Assistive devices, Everyday tips, Diagnosis-related

A very ordinary life… in a rather unusual Covid-19 time

I, Elin, am the mother of three amazing adolescent and grown-up girls. Our youngest child in the family, Sofie, is 15 years old and...