What are cerebral palsy causes&risk factors?

Answer Cerebral palsy is a group of disorders that develop during childhood which impact coordination and movement. Between 2 and 3 out of every 1,000 children has cerebral palsy in the United States and ... Read More »

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What is cerebral palsy ?

Cerebral palsy is a malfunction originating in the brain that causes motor difficulties and muscle control problems. About 8,000 babies are diagnosed with cerebral palsy, and up to 1,500 children a... Read More »

What causes cerebral Palsy?

Cerebral palsy can be caused by an abnormality in brain development, this usually happens before a child is born. But it also can be caused by injuries during or after birth due to medical mistakes... Read More »

How did cerebral palsy get its name?

What is spastic cerebral palsy?

According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders (NINDS), cerebral palsy is a disorder caused by the brain's inability to coordinate movements between the nerve, the muscle and the br... Read More »