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Laredo Comes Together to Support CRIT

Laredo Comes Together to Support CRIT

On Saturday, March 4th, the Children’s Rehabilitation Institute TeletonUSA (CRIT) hosted the fourth annual “Cruising to Be a Hero” event in Laredo, Texas.

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Genesis is Our Star of the Month

Meet Genesis, Our Star of the Month!

Over the past year, Genesis has demonstrated remarkable progress with her ability to walk. Help us make a difference in the life of a child like Genesis.

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World Birth Conditions Day

World Birth Conditions Day

Birth conditions are health factors present at birth that alter the shape or function of one or more body parts. On average, birth conditions affect 1 in every 33 babies born in the United States.

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Masterpiece in Progress

From Your CRIT Counselor: Masterpiece in Progress

You are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work in progress simultaneously. Each one of us is unique, truly a masterpiece. No one looks exactly like us or has experienced the same things.

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The Wheelchair and Independence

The Wheelchair and Independence

Since 2008, International Wheelchair Day has been commemorated every March 1st. This day is an opportunity to celebrate the positive impact of wheelchairs on the lives of the people who use them.

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What are Rare Diseases

What are Rare Diseases?

In the United States, a rare disease is considered to be one that affects fewer than 200,000 people. There are about 7,000 rare diseases, and an estimated 25 million to 30 million Americans are living with a rare disease.

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Moody Foundation Awards CRIT Grant 

Moody Foundation Awards CRIT $100,000 Grant 

The grant aims to help provide long-term rehabilitation services to children with muscular, skeletal, or neurological disabilities underinsured and uninsured for 2023. 

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Retinal Cancer

Retinal Cancer

Retinoblastoma is a type of cancer that occurs when the retina's nerve cells have genetic mutations. Learn here the signs and symptoms of retinoblastoma.

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The Beat of Life

The Beat of Life

Congenital heart defects are diagnosed when abnormal development of the heart or corresponding blood vessels is noted. Learn here the most common signs and symptoms of congenital heart defects.

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