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Wade McCrae - Cerebral Palsy Can't Stop This Bodybuilder

Identifier

023233

Type of spiritual experience

Background

Scoliosis is a medical condition in which a person's spine has a sideways curve. The curve is usually "S" or "C" shaped. In some the degree of curve is stable while in others it increases over time. It can be one of the symptoms of CP

A description of the experience

Cerebral Palsy Can't Stop This Bodybuilder

 

When he was 11 months old, Wade McCrae Washington was diagnosed with cerebral palsy. He also has severe scoliosis and was told by doctors that he wouldn't live past 10 years old. But Washington was determined to overcome these challenges, and he took up weightlifting. He's now 45, and recently received his professional card for bodybuilding. He has no intention of slowing down.

The source of the experience

Other ill or disabled person

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Activities

Observation contributed by: John Bryant