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October 22, 2018



Most people have heard of Stephen Hawking, one of the world’s foremost theoretical physicists, who died at age 76. Hawking was diagnosed with a form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig’s Disease, at the age of 21 and lived another 50 years to the age of 76. For decades, Hawking was confined to a wheelchair, completely unable to move any part of his body.

But have you ever heard of Robin Cavendish? When Cavendish was struck down by polio at the age of 28, he was first given three months to live, then one year. Totally paralyzed from the neck down, he became technically...



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