sunbathing on her parents' driveway, waiting for her Dad to get home so they could have lunch together. She heard him drive up, but he didn't see her lying on the pavement. In an instant, her entire life changed: she went from being an athletic young adult to being a C4-C5 quadriplegic, unable to move any part of her body from her neck down.On March 15, 2005, Cindy Donald was a 21-year-old college cheerleader
"The front of my dad's car crushed my chest in," Donald, now 29, told Yahoo! Shine in an interview. "I woke up in the hospital unable to turn my head… it was pretty devastating going from being really active, always water skiing and traveling everywhere, doing whatever I wanted to do, to being completely dependent on other people and not knowing what the future holds."
An insurance settlement allowed Cindy Donald to pay for intense therapy andRead More »from Paralyzed in a Freak Accident, Former Cheerleader Aims to Inspire and Help Others