Acute flaccid myelitis is challenging to predict. In 2014, doctors in Colorado and California started to notice cases of a polio-like illness, which caused limb weakness and spinal cord abnormalities.
NEW YORK (AP) — A recent wave of cases of a mysterious paralyzing illness among children has waned. But U.S. health officials are accelerating their efforts to find a cause and a treatment. In a medical
NEW YORK (AP) — One morning last fall, 4-year-old Joey Wilcox woke up with the left side of his face drooping. Three days later, Joey was in a hospital intensive care unit, unable to move his arms or or
Orville Young, 4, is recovering after having invasive nerve surgery to restore mobility to his right arm A 4-year-old boy in Minnesota underwent surgery to restore movement to his right arm after he was