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Blind Basketball Player With Cerebral Palsy Makes Amazing Shot

The Week in Neurodiversity

The Neurodiversity News Show, hosted by the Different Brains Inc. interns.

Today’s host: Adrienne Sassano

(3 min 30 sec) In this episode: a man with Parkinson’s donates $100,000 for St. Joseph’s, an entrepreneur with Down syndrome has her jewelry business explode, a blind high school basketball player with cerebral palsy hits an amazing shot, and more!

[00:11] To kick things off, middle school wrestler with Down syndrome was his match in an act of exceptional sportsmanship.
[00:47] Next up, a man with Parkinson’s has donated $100,000 with his wife to a program at St. Joseph’s hospital.
[01:13] A young San Antonio woman with Down syndrome has become a successful entrepreneur with her jewelry business.
[01:41] Researchers at West Virginia University are working on a potential treatment to reverse the symptoms of Alzheimer’s.
[02:17] And finally, a blind basketball player with cerebral palsy made a miracle shot.