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The SCOOTER Store Donates Power Mobility Scooter to World's Tallest Teenager
Date:7/6/2010

ELLENSBURG, Wash., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- No stranger to publicity, Brenden Adams has been recognized as the world's tallest teenager by the Guinness Book of World Records. He has been a guest on national TV shows like Oprah, discussing his rare medical condition, a chromosome disorder that caused him to grow at an accelerated rate. He has even hung out with NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal. He is a rare young man in more ways than one.

Some teenagers dread going to school and attending classes, but not Adams. Unfortunately, his unusual medical condition has made daily activities that many take for granted, a difficult proposition. Adams experiences severe pain and physical exhaustion from trying to move his 7' 4.6" frame with enlarged, deteriorating joints around his school campus. He pushes himself to the brink of collapse and sometimes requires a full week of complete bed rest to recover, forcing him to miss school and putting him behind in his studies. His parents realize that he really wants to stay in school, so they contacted The SCOOTER Store for assistance. The company researched and reviewed all the normal options for obtaining power mobility with Adams' parents, but it soon became evident to the employee-owners involved that the family needed special consideration.

Today, The SCOOTER Store along with the ADL Foundation, provided Adams with a Pride
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