Caroline's Cart, a shopping cart with a larger seat for a special needs child, will become available for use at Target stores all over the country next month. The cart was created eight years ago by the mother of a girl with Rett syndrome, a nervous system disorder that results in disabilities. For more details on this story, go to http://www.al.com/business/index.ssf/2016/02/shopping_cart_invented_by_alab.html.
Rett syndrome is also featured in a recent article by Florida Today executive editor Bob Gabordi whose daughter has the disorder. You can read his story and view related videos at http://www.floridatoday.com/story/opinion/columnists/bob-gabordi/2016/02/08/parenting-kids-like-jessica-and-olivia-special/79891114/.