What area of the brain does cerebral palsy affect?

Answer Cerebral palsy is a disability caused by damage in the developing brain prior to birth, during birth, or very early in life. The area of the brain affected determines the type of cerebral palsy.Def... Read More »

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How Does Cerebral Palsy Affect the Body?

Cerebral palsy is caused by brain damage that takes place before, during or shortly following birth. It is a medical condition that is distinguished by the inability to control muscles and bodily m... Read More »

Does Cerebral Palsy affect one's ability to have a baby?

I don't think that it does.I mean I have seen people in wheelchairs and small statured people have children, so unless there are other medical problems I would think not.Although, I am not sure if ... Read More »

What area of the brain does schizophrenia affect?

Schizophrenia affects practically all parts of the brain. When the frontal cortex is affected, people hear voices. According to radiology professor Manzar Ashtari, scientists have studied adolescen... Read More »

How did cerebral palsy get its name?