Robert outside his Mothers home in the Olinville neighborhood of The Bronx.  The Bronx, NYC

Robert outside his Mothers home in the Olinville neighborhood of The Bronx.
The Bronx, NYC

 Robert holding himself up by water pipes hanging overhead as he cools off from the Summer heat.   The Bronx, NYC

Robert holding himself up by water pipes hanging overhead as he cools off from the Summer heat. 
The Bronx, NYC

 Robert walks from the rooftop to his sisters apartment two floors down.  Manhattan, NYC

Robert walks from the rooftop to his sisters apartment two floors down.
Manhattan, NYC

 Robert performs stretches and light weight training at his weekly physical therapy session.  Manhattan, NYC

Robert performs stretches and light weight training at his weekly physical therapy session.
Manhattan, NYC

 Robert walking with the help of an anti-gravity treadmill at his weekly physical therapy session.  Manhattan, NYC

Robert walking with the help of an anti-gravity treadmill at his weekly physical therapy session.
Manhattan, NYC

 Robert's blood samples taken monthly to help monitor his body from the possible side effects attributed to his yearly infusion for Multiple Sclerosis.  Manhattan, NYC

Robert's blood samples taken monthly to help monitor his body from the possible side effects attributed to his yearly infusion for Multiple Sclerosis.
Manhattan, NYC

 Robert getting his blood taken.  Manhattan, NYC

Robert getting his blood taken.
Manhattan, NYC

 An old newspaper front page with Robert captured playing basketball for his high school basketball team months before being diagnosed with Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis.  The Bronx, NYC

An old newspaper front page with Robert captured playing basketball for his high school basketball team months before being diagnosed with Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis.
The Bronx, NYC

 Rooftop view of Robert's sisters apartment in the Inwood neighborhood of Manhattan. The rooftop provides the outdoors for him due to his limited mobility and his solitary life when family is working.   Manhattan, NYC

Rooftop view of Robert's sisters apartment in the Inwood neighborhood of Manhattan. The rooftop provides the outdoors for him due to his limited mobility and his solitary life when family is working. 
Manhattan, NYC

 Robert preforming home workouts in order to slow the progression of RRMS at his sisters apartment.  Manhattan, NYC

Robert preforming home workouts in order to slow the progression of RRMS at his sisters apartment.
Manhattan, NYC

 Robert preforming home workouts in order to slow the progression of RRMS at his sisters apartment.  Manhattan, NYC

Robert preforming home workouts in order to slow the progression of RRMS at his sisters apartment.
Manhattan, NYC

 Front door of Roberts home in The Bronx.  The Bronx, NYC

Front door of Roberts home in The Bronx.
The Bronx, NYC

 Robert folding laundry and getting ready for the day at his sisters apartment in Manhattan.  Manhattan, NYC

Robert folding laundry and getting ready for the day at his sisters apartment in Manhattan.
Manhattan, NYC

 Robert climbs down four flights of stair to the front entrance three times a week in order to attend his doctor appointments and physical therapy sessions.  Manhattan, NYC

Robert climbs down four flights of stair to the front entrance three times a week in order to attend his doctor appointments and physical therapy sessions.
Manhattan, NYC

 At a local barbershop in the Olinville neighborhood of The Bronx, Robert gets his haircut.  The Bronx, NYC

At a local barbershop in the Olinville neighborhood of The Bronx, Robert gets his haircut.
The Bronx, NYC

 At a local barbershop in the Olinville neighborhood of The Bronx, Robert gets his haircut.  The Bronx, NYC

At a local barbershop in the Olinville neighborhood of The Bronx, Robert gets his haircut.
The Bronx, NYC

 Robert walks across 2nd Avenue to his physical therapy session.  Manhattan, NYC

Robert walks across 2nd Avenue to his physical therapy session.
Manhattan, NYC

 Robert walks with family and friends after MS Day in Uptown Manhattan.  anhattan, NYC

Robert walks with family and friends after MS Day in Uptown Manhattan.
anhattan, NYC

 Robert embraces family and friends after MS Day in Uptown Manhattan.  anhattan, NYC

Robert embraces family and friends after MS Day in Uptown Manhattan.
anhattan, NYC

 The hot and humid weather leaves Robert weak and susceptible to "flares" in his condition erasing months of progress and bringing him back to square one.  The Bronx, NYC

The hot and humid weather leaves Robert weak and susceptible to "flares" in his condition erasing months of progress and bringing him back to square one.
The Bronx, NYC

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 Robert and his Mother walk their dog "Wifi" around the block in a rare moment of bonding between the two. The Bronx, NYC, 2017.

Robert and his Mother walk their dog "Wifi" around the block in a rare moment of bonding between the two. The Bronx, NYC, 2017.

 Robert speaks with supporters and friends during a MS Hope rally in Midtown, Manhattan.  anhattan, NYC

Robert speaks with supporters and friends during a MS Hope rally in Midtown, Manhattan.
anhattan, NYC

 Robert rides for charity donations to help fund a cure for MS at MS Day in Uptown Manhattan.  anhattan, NYC

Robert rides for charity donations to help fund a cure for MS at MS Day in Uptown Manhattan.
anhattan, NYC

 The hot and humid weather leaves Robert weak and susceptible to "flares" in his condition erasing months of progress and bringing him back to square one.  The Bronx, NYC

The hot and humid weather leaves Robert weak and susceptible to "flares" in his condition erasing months of progress and bringing him back to square one.
The Bronx, NYC

 Robert spends the day beating the humid heat indoors watching television with his nurse. The Bronx, NYC, 2017.

Robert spends the day beating the humid heat indoors watching television with his nurse. The Bronx, NYC, 2017.

 Robert outside his Mothers home in the Olinville neighborhood of The Bronx.  The Bronx, NYC
 Robert holding himself up by water pipes hanging overhead as he cools off from the Summer heat.   The Bronx, NYC
 Robert walks from the rooftop to his sisters apartment two floors down.  Manhattan, NYC
 Robert performs stretches and light weight training at his weekly physical therapy session.  Manhattan, NYC
 Robert walking with the help of an anti-gravity treadmill at his weekly physical therapy session.  Manhattan, NYC
 Robert's blood samples taken monthly to help monitor his body from the possible side effects attributed to his yearly infusion for Multiple Sclerosis.  Manhattan, NYC
 Robert getting his blood taken.  Manhattan, NYC
 An old newspaper front page with Robert captured playing basketball for his high school basketball team months before being diagnosed with Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis.  The Bronx, NYC
 Rooftop view of Robert's sisters apartment in the Inwood neighborhood of Manhattan. The rooftop provides the outdoors for him due to his limited mobility and his solitary life when family is working.   Manhattan, NYC
 Robert preforming home workouts in order to slow the progression of RRMS at his sisters apartment.  Manhattan, NYC
 Robert preforming home workouts in order to slow the progression of RRMS at his sisters apartment.  Manhattan, NYC
 Front door of Roberts home in The Bronx.  The Bronx, NYC
 Robert folding laundry and getting ready for the day at his sisters apartment in Manhattan.  Manhattan, NYC
 Robert climbs down four flights of stair to the front entrance three times a week in order to attend his doctor appointments and physical therapy sessions.  Manhattan, NYC
 At a local barbershop in the Olinville neighborhood of The Bronx, Robert gets his haircut.  The Bronx, NYC
 At a local barbershop in the Olinville neighborhood of The Bronx, Robert gets his haircut.  The Bronx, NYC
 Robert walks across 2nd Avenue to his physical therapy session.  Manhattan, NYC
 Robert walks with family and friends after MS Day in Uptown Manhattan.  anhattan, NYC
 Robert embraces family and friends after MS Day in Uptown Manhattan.  anhattan, NYC
 The hot and humid weather leaves Robert weak and susceptible to "flares" in his condition erasing months of progress and bringing him back to square one.  The Bronx, NYC
jose-alvarado-jr-photography_020.jpg
 Robert and his Mother walk their dog "Wifi" around the block in a rare moment of bonding between the two. The Bronx, NYC, 2017.
 Robert speaks with supporters and friends during a MS Hope rally in Midtown, Manhattan.  anhattan, NYC
 Robert rides for charity donations to help fund a cure for MS at MS Day in Uptown Manhattan.  anhattan, NYC
 The hot and humid weather leaves Robert weak and susceptible to "flares" in his condition erasing months of progress and bringing him back to square one.  The Bronx, NYC
 Robert spends the day beating the humid heat indoors watching television with his nurse. The Bronx, NYC, 2017.

Robert outside his Mothers home in the Olinville neighborhood of The Bronx.
The Bronx, NYC

Robert holding himself up by water pipes hanging overhead as he cools off from the Summer heat. 
The Bronx, NYC

Robert walks from the rooftop to his sisters apartment two floors down.
Manhattan, NYC

Robert performs stretches and light weight training at his weekly physical therapy session.
Manhattan, NYC

Robert walking with the help of an anti-gravity treadmill at his weekly physical therapy session.
Manhattan, NYC

Robert's blood samples taken monthly to help monitor his body from the possible side effects attributed to his yearly infusion for Multiple Sclerosis.
Manhattan, NYC

Robert getting his blood taken.
Manhattan, NYC

An old newspaper front page with Robert captured playing basketball for his high school basketball team months before being diagnosed with Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis.
The Bronx, NYC

Rooftop view of Robert's sisters apartment in the Inwood neighborhood of Manhattan. The rooftop provides the outdoors for him due to his limited mobility and his solitary life when family is working. 
Manhattan, NYC

Robert preforming home workouts in order to slow the progression of RRMS at his sisters apartment.
Manhattan, NYC

Robert preforming home workouts in order to slow the progression of RRMS at his sisters apartment.
Manhattan, NYC

Front door of Roberts home in The Bronx.
The Bronx, NYC

Robert folding laundry and getting ready for the day at his sisters apartment in Manhattan.
Manhattan, NYC

Robert climbs down four flights of stair to the front entrance three times a week in order to attend his doctor appointments and physical therapy sessions.
Manhattan, NYC

At a local barbershop in the Olinville neighborhood of The Bronx, Robert gets his haircut.
The Bronx, NYC

At a local barbershop in the Olinville neighborhood of The Bronx, Robert gets his haircut.
The Bronx, NYC

Robert walks across 2nd Avenue to his physical therapy session.
Manhattan, NYC

Robert walks with family and friends after MS Day in Uptown Manhattan.
anhattan, NYC

Robert embraces family and friends after MS Day in Uptown Manhattan.
anhattan, NYC

The hot and humid weather leaves Robert weak and susceptible to "flares" in his condition erasing months of progress and bringing him back to square one.
The Bronx, NYC

Robert and his Mother walk their dog "Wifi" around the block in a rare moment of bonding between the two. The Bronx, NYC, 2017.

Robert speaks with supporters and friends during a MS Hope rally in Midtown, Manhattan.
anhattan, NYC

Robert rides for charity donations to help fund a cure for MS at MS Day in Uptown Manhattan.
anhattan, NYC

The hot and humid weather leaves Robert weak and susceptible to "flares" in his condition erasing months of progress and bringing him back to square one.
The Bronx, NYC

Robert spends the day beating the humid heat indoors watching television with his nurse. The Bronx, NYC, 2017.

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