Community Comes Together For Paralyzed Teen In Dixon It started as the story about a boy named Ivan Contreras, a teenager paralyzed in a trampoline accident on Labor Day Weekend. Now, the story continues with a generous donation from a complete stranger who lives 50 miles away.
Sen. Boxer Asking CDC To Investigate Mysterious Polio-Like Illness Affecting KidsDemocratic Sen. Barbara Boxer is asking the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to initiate a formal investigation into what has caused polio-like paralysis in about 20 children in California over the past 18 months.
Polio-Like Illness A Mystery For California Health OfficialsA small number of children in California have been afflicted with polio-like illnesses that led to paralysis in one or more limbs.
Man Paralyzed 36 Years Ago By Shooting Dies; Homicide Investigation BeginsSacramento police are investigating the death of a man who passed away on Monday -- 36 years after he was shot.