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How can my child with spina bifida who uses a wheelchair be more active?

Regular physical activity is important for all children, but especially for those with conditions that affect movement, such as spina bifida. CDC recommends 60 minutes of physical activity a day. There are many ways for children with spina bifida to be active. Watch Sophie, Eric, Joshua, and Ramu in activities ranging from karate to wheelchair tennis.

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