homemade crafts

posted on March 1, 2007 - 11:42am
Born in eastern Germany, Helga Kessler learned to crochet and knit as a child. In 1958, Kessler moved to the United States to marry a U.S. soldier and begin a family. Three years later, she received a diagnosis of limb-girdle muscular dystrophy (LGMD).
posted on May 1, 2005 - 9:59am
Who: Where: Tucson, Ariz. DX: Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, 20 years What: A former building maintenance worker, Castillo enjoys creating festive and fun piñatas for decoration or use at children’s birthday parties. He fills requests from friends and family members and sells them for $25 to $100, depending on complexity.
posted on January 1, 2005 - 4:38pm
Bobby Bible Stotts City, Mo.; age 14 Duchenne muscular dystrophy Bobby’s mother, Jana, found a way for her son to get around the house more conveniently, without the use of his power chair. It also enables Bobby to get exercise and be more independent.