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Cerebral palsy (CP) is a group of permanent movement dis...

wikipedia - 21 Sep 2016
Cerebral palsy (CP) is a group of permanent movement disorders that appear in early childhood. Signs and symptoms vary among people. Often, symptoms include poor coordination, stiff muscles, weak muscles, and tremors. There may be problems with sensation, vision, hearing, swallowing, and speaking. Often babies with cerebral palsy do not roll over, sit, crawl, or walk as early as other children of their age. Difficulty with the ability to think or reason and seizures each occurs in about one th
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Mental Health and Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy News Today - 17 Oct 2017
Cerebral palsy is a physical disability that impacts coordination and muscle tone. But what about the mental health of someone who has cerebral palsy? How does the physical disability impact the mental state? Oct. 10 was World Mental Health Day, and in ...
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Richfield HS Student With Cerebral Palsy Uses iPad To Communicate

CBS Minnesota / WCCO - 16 Oct 2017
Joe is 14 years old and has Cerebral Palsy. It affects his speech and all four limbs, but not his spirit. “Anyone that meets Joe always talks about his smile,” said Kristi. “He's always happy.” And like most high school freshman, his schedule is packed ...
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Woman with cerebral palsy says GRTC Care van left her stranded

wtvr.com - 16 Oct 2017
RICHMOND, Va. -- A Henrico woman reached out to CBS6 Problem Solvers after she spent several hours waiting for new ride to get her home. Chanel Harris, 27, has been using GRTC Care Van since 2008. She has cerebral palsy and relies on the service to ...
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BPSO takes teen with cerebral palsy out on hunting excursion

KSLA-TV - 17 Oct 2017
16-year-old Hanson Foreman, along with two other kids with disabilities visited with Bossier Sheriff's Office deputies for a special hunt at the Pea Farm Saturday. (Source: BPSO). BOSSIER PARISH, LA (KSLA) -. The Bossier Parish Sheriff's office ...
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Cerebral palsy teen loses appeal to have treatment covered by ACC

Taranaki Daily News - 16 Oct 2017
A severely disabled teenager with cerebral palsy has lost his appeal for ACC to cover the cost of his treatment after decade-long court process. Jeremy Adlam​, 17, was deprived of oxygen to the brain during his premature birth by emergency caesarean ...
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Maternal smoking may lead to cerebral palsy in offspring

Medical News Today - 09 Oct 2017
Previous research has also linked maternal smoking with a greater likelihood of cerebral palsy in children, but the processes underlying this association have been unclear. The new study - led by Dr. Hui Chen, of the University of Technology Sydney in ...
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Cerebral Palsy No Bar To Success For These Achievers

NDTV - 09 Oct 2017
Mumbai: ADAPT, formerly known as Spastics Society of India, set up by Dr Mithu Alur celebrated the seventh edition of the awards set up by the organisation to recognise the efforts of people and families who overcame the challenges of living with ...
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NGO cautions against stigmatising of 'cerebral palsy' patients

Graphic Online - 14 Oct 2017
“My teenage son is a victim of cerebral palsy, so I equally share in the pain of cerebral palsy patients and that of their families. My son has on numerous occasions been ridiculed by many who do not understand the nature and causes of cerebral palsy ...
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Dog helps boy with cerebral palsy to walk

KWQC-TV6 - 12 Oct 2017
Hunter VanBrocklin has cerebral palsy and got Wendy about four years ago through the Service Dog Project. After a year of training, Hunter could take Wendy to school with him. "She's like bringing your favorite stuffed animal everywhere," said Hunter.

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