Closed Captioning ON OFF apply | reset x Text Display Background Enhancements font Times New Roman Arial Comic Sans size T T T T color share link October 12th, 2013 Teenager fights to overcome sudden paralysis A teenage girl had her life changed in an instant when she suddenly felt excruciating pain in her body. Within hours, she became paralyzed and blind. NBC's Kerry Sanders reports. More video Sponsored Content Now Playing Sterilization Lapse Puts Kids At Risk Sponsored Content Now Playing New Invention Targets School Germs Sponsored Content Now Playing Oklahoma Daycare Accused of Drugging Babies Sponsored Content Now Playing FaceTime Hits The NICU! NBC News Drupal Now Playing Neglected Horses Found With Three-Foot-Long Hooves, Rescuers Say Now Playing Bank President Gives Rooftop Tour of New Orleans Economic Devastation Now Playing Police Destroy 16,000 Pot Plants Now Playing Boeing's Laser Gun Shoots Down Drone TRENDING Now Playing Oops! Man drops engagement ring in ocean mid-proposal Now Playing New additions to dictionary: 'Awesome sauce,' 'wine o' clock' Now Playing PTA to parents: Don't bake cupcakes - give us money! Now Playing Ed Sheeran: My lion tattoo is real after all Most Watched Now Playing Sponsored Content Alison Parker's boyfriend, station manager honor slain WDBJ journalists Now Playing Sponsored Content Watch these adorable twins pretend to be sleeping Now Playing Sponsored Content Husband of WDBJ shooting survivor: 'She remembers everything that happened' Now Playing Sponsored Content Details emerge about gunman Vester Flanagan Now Playing Sponsored Content Tamron Hall volleys with Serena Williams, Roger Federer Now Playing Sponsored Content Ed Sheeran: My lion tattoo is real after all Now Playing Sponsored Content Donald Trump: Univision's Jorge Ramos was 'totally out of line'