The 20th Annual Sprint for Spina Bifida took place at Mount Mary College on August 3, 2013, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Sprint for Spina Bifida 2013
Spina Bifida Wisconsin, SBWIS, raises funds to help families affected by spina bifida. 180 Medical is a proud supporter of SBWIS. We were proud to have a table on the sidelines of the race.
What is Spina Bifida?
Spina bifida is when the spine of the baby fails to close, creating an opening or a lesion on the spinal column. This can cause symptoms such as paralysis and neurogenic bladder. Surgery is typically done to close the spine immediately after birth, which reduces further damage.
The three types of spina bifida are: