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Is This The GREATEST First Pitch Ever?? Watch As A Man Paralyzed For 16 Years Stands Up And Sends One Right Over Home Plate!

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Those in attendance at Salt Lake City Bees baseball game on Tuesday night got to witness a medical miracle when local man, Shawn Wickard, threw out the first pitch.

The reason this was so special is because Shawn has been paralyzed for 16 years! But he stood up out of his wheelchair and launched one right over home plate!

Wickard has suffered from both

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Kristin Chenoweth Has A Scary Hospital Visit… Because Her Mystery Illness Made Her Unable To Move!

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Oh no!

We are SO worried about Kristin Chenoweth!

The Wicked star shared on her Twitter account Sunday evening that after landing in El Lay, she was having some very scary symptoms! She tweeted:

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Meet Anderson Pooper: The Paralyzed Racing Pooch Who's About To Make Your Day!

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Anderson Pooper wont let her disability keep her off the race track!

If this story doesn't give you all the feels, we don't know what will!

7-year-old dachshund Anderson Pooper was dealt a pretty rough hand paw, as both of her back legs are paralyzed after her spine was injured during an accident!

However, her owners Dave and Brenda Sizer say her disability hasn't kept her from being a VERY active pup! In fact, they say one of her favorite things to do is to run:

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An Experimental Surgery Went So Wrong That This Woman Began Growing A Nose ON HER SPINE!

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A paralyzed woman and her doctors hoped that an experimental stem cell treatment would help grow back her damaged nerves and help her walk again.

Unfortunately, not only did the procedure not work, it made matters even worse!

Eight years after her surgery took place at a hospital in Portugal, this unnamed American complained of increased pain in the area. Doctors discovered she had a nose like growth developing on her back, mainly made of nasal tissue!

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Medical Miracle! Watch! A Brain Implant Is Allowing This Man To Move His Arm Again After Being Paralyzed From The Neck Down!

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Science, for the win!

Four years ago, a tragic diving accident paralyzed Ian Burkhart, leaving him unable to move his arms or legs. Until this week…

The 23-year-old quadriplegic patient has been working with surgeons at the Ohio State University and researchers at the Battelle Memorial Institute on a new technology called Neurobridge.

Using an implant inserted and connected to Ian’s brain, he’s able to move his arm and hand using his own thoughts for the first time since his accident!

Incredible!

But how does it work??

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SCARY! Paralyzed Man Makes An Official Complaint After He Heard The Doctors Talking About Donating His Organs!

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This is terrifying! And terrible!

A Swedish man is filing a complaint against a Gothenburg hospital because they were talking about transplanting his organs while he was ALIVE! And he could hear them!

43-year-old Jimi Fritze was paralyzed from a stroke that he suffered around two years ago on vacation with his girlfriend. He had to take a boat to the hospital, which took an hour and a half, because the weather on the island where they were vacationing was too bad for a helicopter.

So, as he laid there in the bed, Jimi heard the docs

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Sochi’s Youngest Paralympian Competes In Memory Of His Late Teammate!

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This is so touching!

14-year-old Ben Tudhope is the youngest Paralympian to compete in Sochi, but after suffering a recent tragedy, his perspective on winning the event changed a little bit.

The Australian para-snowboard cross competitor lost his teammate Matthew Robinson last month after he

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