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Douglas Chunico

Douglas-Chunico

Douglas's life was spent as normal until one day he began to feel his body strength, falling when walking, read costaba breathe. Douglas was diagnosed with Guillain Barré, a serious disorder in which the body's immune system attacks part of the peripheral nervous system, causing muscle weakness.

Although he managed to pass the crisis of the disease, that in many cases if not treated early can cause death, Douglas was completely immobile, to be a fully active child came to a dependent in all activities of daily living.

They go to the foundation to achieve their rehabilitation, arrives in a wheelchair. Start getting physical and occupational therapy. Shortly after coming to therapy achieved its first steps, and eat soil, dress, among other activities. Now able to walk unaided and has managed to be independent in their activities of daily living. Again returned to school.