Cerebral Palsy Community
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This forum is an un-mediated, patient-to-patient forum for questions and support regarding cerebral palsy issues such as: Books and Journals, Daily Living and Social issues, Diagnosis, Education and Schools, Equipment (orthotics, walkers, wheelchairs, cars, etc.), Family and Patient Support Groups, Financial Help and Support, Insurance Issues, Legal Rights and Issues, Research, Long-Term Care, Treatments (Biofeedback, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Conductive Education, Suit Therapy, Botox, Baclofen, PERC, etc.)

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LifehasbegunMar 02, 2012
notsoplanejaneDec 02, 2009
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By BigSnoopy Blank
This has a few facets, so bear with me. First, I was diagnosed with very mild CP at birth, I would walk but just d...
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JJonWheelsMar 01, 2012
CaringForFamilyJul 08, 2008
eagle51Jul 07, 2008
mommyofnathanMar 23, 2008
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By jenn451 Blank
I am the mother of a very irritable 14-year-old child with Cerebral Palsy. He also is mentally retarded and has the m...
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sjs920Feb 23, 2012
Dr. Kokil Mathur Feb 22, 2012
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By sjs920 Blank
My son with CP is 6 years old. He doesn't speak words, he is in a wheelchair. But he can be very lively physically ...
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Dixie51Feb 08, 2012
RkdbdFeb 07, 2012
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By Dixie51 Blank
My grandson did not handle the birth process well and at one point his heart beat went down to 48. They were ready...
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Dixie51Feb 09, 2012
Dr. Kokil Mathur Feb 08, 2012
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By Dixie51 Blank
Are babies with CP fussier than other babies? Do they need to be held more?
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RkdbdFeb 03, 2012
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By val615 Blank
When I was pregnant with my daughter I had no medical problems other than gestational diabetes that was under control...
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RkdbdFeb 03, 2012
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littlebit667Dec 15, 2011
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By raviazaire Blank
Hi, My son was born after lot of complication. He was sent to NICU immediately after birth and spent one month there ...
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By truthprowler Blank
I recently came accross a newpaper headline which was contained within a press release. This headline claimed that a...
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Dixie51Jan 18, 2012
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By Emmastar777 Blank
my daughter has really red feet and hands and drops things all the time What can this condition be ?
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Camij212Jan 08, 2012
Dr. Kokil Mathur Dec 30, 2011
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By Camij212 Blank
Hi, I am experiencing pinching in my left rear part of my head, its like having electric shock pulses, after I experi...
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MummiofboysJan 03, 2012
littlebit667Oct 29, 2011
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By jessmaddern11 Blank
How do families with a child or sibling with cerebral palsy deal with cerebral palsy?
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Holly1113Dec 29, 2011
serenity810Jan 05, 2011
Dr San Miguel Oct 18, 2010
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By efreish Blank
I am a 33 yr old male with mild CP. I have full function of my arms but over the last few yrs I am walking more and m...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Dec 14, 2011
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By vicel Blank
My husband had a cerebral hemorrhage.His too young.It was 12am when he wakes me up telling me that he think his havin...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Dec 06, 2011
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By undefined00 Blank
what are treatment for spinocerebellar athrophy?
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amberevansDec 06, 2011
RachelmekJan 29, 2010
Puddin83Jul 06, 2009
A_L_WhiteMay 31, 2009
saaruJan 15, 2009
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By eagle51 Blank
I was wondering if anyone experienced the same issue? Is it related to the CP and if so, how? What can be done to rem...
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sjc1979Nov 28, 2011
pamteraSep 07, 2009
crabby70May 28, 2009
itsmethereMay 20, 2009
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By hutcthrnn2 Blank
I am wondering what the life expectancy of a teen with cerebal palsy is. This young man is 16 and has scoliosis of t...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Nov 20, 2011
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By genuinelady2 Blank
my left hand is numb, it is difficult to type, hold a pen or use knife, fork or spoon. I have been told by a doctor t...
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missstephyanneNov 11, 2011
Dr. Kokil Mathur Apr 01, 2011
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By ally0403 Blank
My daughter will be turning 4 in Jan and since her last birthday, we have learned she has a heart murm., and we notic...
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By begumhan Blank
Our rehabilitation center in Turkey,Gaziantep is ready for treatment with therasuit method. (3 weeks intensive physic...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Oct 21, 2011
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By Sheldon75 Blank
My child is 7 with CP. She is unable to walk or talk.She is free moving(crawls). We do put her in a standing frame to...
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