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Inpatient rehabilitation: Hayaan's story

Inpatient rehabilitation: Hayaan's story

After their 7-year-old son, Hayaan, was diagnosed with acute flaccid myelitis (AFM), a rare condition affecting an area of the spinal cord, the only thing on Shailee and Maulik’s minds was: Who would be able to help their son walk again? See how the Springfield Shriners Hospital staff helped Hayaan get back on his feet.