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Illinois ConnectionDr. Ross-Hebron lives and works in Decatur, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationYvette C. Ross Hebron, M.D. is a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician. She received a Bachelor's degree in Nursing, then went on to receive her Nurse Anesthesia Certification. She received a Master of Arts degree in Community Health from Brooklyn College, and her Medical degree from The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. She is Medical Director of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the hospital where she practices in Illinois.
- "The Cherry Blossom Kids and the Three-legged Dog", Steveedee Publishing Co, 2007
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The Cherry Blossom Kids and the Three-legged Dog
ISBN: 0977498204 Steveedee Publishing Co. 2007
The Cherry Blossom Kids and the Three-Legged Dog is a story about children with disabilities. The story tells how they adapt efficiently to their impairment(s), allowing them to function in the world, and live productive lives. The Cherry Blossom Kids represents the everyday lives of many children with impairments. One child has a congenital amputation of the arm, one with Spina Bifida, one with Cerebral Palsy, one with congenital cataracts, and the other is accident-prone. Their dog has only three legs. The story depicts the Cherry Blossom Kids' positive attitude, how they play, and how they participate in activities that parallel that of the able-bodied child. Along with the three-legged dog, they are living and enjoying life.