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Four Things You Should Know About Birth Asphyxia

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Birth asphyxia occurs when a child does not get sufficient oxygen during labor and delivery. This may happen due to a number of factors such as complications during birth involving a prolonged labor and negligence (carelessness) on the part of the obstetrician or medical staff who fail to properly handle fetal distress or monitor the […]

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Study Finds Malnutrition and Epilepsy Are Common in Children with Cerebral Palsy

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A recent study found malnutrition and epilepsy are frequently present in kids who have cerebral palsy and states that the children should be carefully evaluated and the condition managed by their doctors and families. The study titled “High rates of malnutrition and epilepsy: two common comorbidities in children with cerebral palsy,” was published in the […]

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Cerebral Palsy Increases Risk of Anxiety and Depression

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Adults who have cerebral palsy face a heightened risk of suffering from depression and anxiety, according to a recent study, which was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Neurology. Researchers at the University of Surrey in Guildford, England, over six years followed individuals who had cerebral palsy without intellectual disability and […]

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Can Amniotic Fluid Leaks Cause Birth Injuries?

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In the womb, the fetus is located within the amniotic sac, which is a bag formed of two membranes. During the stages of pregnancy, the fetus grows and develops inside this amniotic sac that is also surrounded by amniotic fluid. This fluid initially consists of water produced by the mother. Amniotic fluid contains vital nutrients, […]

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Five Ways in Which Cerebral Palsy Can Affect Your Child Developmentally

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The physical signs and symptoms of cerebral palsy in a developed state are often easy to spot. However, this is not the case when it comes to identifying the condition in its early stages as well as the subtle developmental impacts of cerebral palsy. Parents of children with cerebral palsy often confuse developmental issues with […]

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How Do You Know If Your Baby Has Suffered Brain Damage At Birth

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Children typically have a number of developmental markers from the time they are born including sitting up, walking, talking, etc. During that time, you and your pediatrician will track your child’s progress to make sure those milestones are being met at the right time. It is natural for children to show signs of development at […]

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Five Factors That May Lead to Birth Injuries

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Birth injuries are injuries that occur before, during or after a child’s birth. A number of birth injuries are preventable and are often caused by carelessness, negligence and/or incompetence of the medical professionals involved. Some birth injuries may be obvious and identified right away. Examples of these injuries include those caused by birth-assistive tools such […]

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Is Cerebral Palsy Preventable? What You Need to Know

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Having a child who has been afflicted by cerebral palsy is one of the worst situations for parents. It is important to understand that the circumstances and actions (sometimes, lack of action) that lead to cerebral palsy are preventable. Often times, tragically, birth injuries such as cerebral palsy are caused by the incompetence of someone […]

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Four Common Cerebral Palsy Questions Answered

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Learning that your child has cerebral palsy can be devastating. One of the most common causes for this lifelong, debilitating condition is an injury suffered at birth, often due to negligence, carelessness and incompetence on the part of a medical professional or hospital. As a parent or caregiver, you may have a number of questions […]

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Three Things to Know About the Cost of Living with Cerebral Palsy

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Cerebral palsy is known to be a chronic medical condition, which potentially requires a lifetime of supportive care and services. Depending on the level of impairment, the cost of managing cerebral palsy and caring for someone with cerebral palsy can be significant. Those with cerebral palsy may have several associated conditions including vision loss, muscle […]

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