The long walk back: Heartwarming images reveal sports-mad teenager taking his first steps in two years after neurological disorder turned him into a 'prisoner in his own home'



A sporty teenager who went from training for his judo black belt to forgetting how to walk has now taken his first steps in two years.
The inspirational moment where Conor Lewis made the tentative attempts which left his physiotherapy team in tears was captured on camera.
Now 18, he had been fit and healthy schoolboy until he was rushed to hospital with severe 'twitching' in his head and shoulders then developed violent seizures in September 2015.
After being diagnosed with functional neurological disorder (FND), the youngster became a 'prisoner in his own home'.
But through determination... read more

 
23 November 2017 in Health, Views: 58
Source: Daily Mail
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