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Category Archives: Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy | Answers to Top Questions and Financial Help

Posted: August 14, 2018 at 7:48 am

Learning that your child has cerebral palsy can be devastating news. Continue reading

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Cerebral Palsy Definition, Symptoms, and Life Expectancy

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Cerebral palsy – Symptoms and causes – Mayo Clinic

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Overview Cerebral palsy is a disorder of movement, muscle tone or posture that is caused by damage that occurs to the immature, developing brain, most often before birth. Signs and symptoms appear during infancy or preschool years. In general, cerebral palsy causes impaired movement associated with abnormal reflexes, floppiness or rigidity of the limbs and trunk, abnormal posture, involuntary movements, unsteady walking, or some combination of these Continue reading

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Cerebral Palsy – Learn Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

Posted: August 11, 2018 at 11:43 pm

Cerebral palsy (CP) is a blanket term for several disorders that affect normal, healthy movement. Over 10,000 children are diagnosed each year.Cerebral Palsy Defined Cerebral palsy (commonly referred to as CP) affects normal movement in different parts of the body and has many degrees of severity. CP causes problems with posture, gait, muscle tone andcoordination of movement. Continue reading

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Cerebral palsy – Symptoms and causes – Mayo Clinic

Posted: August 10, 2018 at 3:43 pm

Overview Cerebral palsy is a disorder of movement, muscle tone or posture that is caused by damage that occurs to the immature, developing brain, most often before birth. Signs and symptoms appear during infancy or preschool years Continue reading

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Cerebral Palsy | Answers to Top Questions and Financial Help

Posted: August 9, 2018 at 4:42 pm

Learning that your child has cerebral palsy can be devastating news. Yet, by educating yourself, including learning about treatment options and how to help manage the disorder, your child can still live a productive life. Continue reading

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Cerebral Palsy – KidsHealth

Posted: August 7, 2018 at 9:42 pm

What Is Cerebral Palsy? Cerebral palsy (CP) is a disorder that affects muscle tone, movement, and motor skills (the ability to move in a coordinated and purposeful way) Continue reading

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Early Signs of Cerebral Palsy | Cerebral Palsy FAQ

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Different types of cerebral palsy are often diagnosed at different times. Severe cerebral palsy can be diagnosed as early as one month of age. Spastic cerebral palsy may not be diagnosed until the baby is six months of age, and dyskinetic cerebral palsy is typically not apparent until the child is roughly 18 months of age Continue reading

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Cerebral Palsy: Practice Essentials, Background, Anatomy

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The clinical presentation of cerebral palsy may result from an underlying structural abnormality of the brain; early prenatal, perinatal, or postnatal injury due to vascular insufficiency; toxins or infections; or the pathophysiologic risks of prematurity. These may include preterm birth, multiple gestation, intrauterine growth restriction, male sex, low Apgar scores, intrauterine infections, maternal thyroid abnormalities, prenatal strokes, birth asphyxia, maternal methyl mercury exposure, and maternal iodine deficiency. [12, 13, 22, 23] . Continue reading

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Cerebral Palsy | Boston Children’s Hospital

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What is cerebral palsy? Continue reading

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