Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Woman with CP Advocates for Others, Takes On Own Major Challenge

Rebecca Beaton is anxious about having brain surgery on Sept. 24 but she’s also excited. She recently had her head shaved in preparation for deep brain stimulation, a procedure that has the potential to change her life.
I am nervous but I am determined to use my right hand,” said Beaton, 41, a quadriplegic who has severe cerebral palsy, a group of disorders that involves brain and nervous system functions.

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