"Bead Buddy" Sydney Yocum asked us to edit a photo for her including a quote about what it is like to be in her world, the world of Ataxia. Sydney has shared with us a wonderful page that helps others by being a voice for their struggles. We came up with this photo. We hope it makes you more aware of what it is like for Sydney to have Ataxia.
Cerebellar ataxia indicates ataxia due to dysfunction of the cerebellum. This is caused by lesions in the cerebellum or in the parts of the brain that connect to it. This causes a variety of elementary neurological deficits. How and where these abnormalit