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Related to palsy: Erb's palsy, Bell's palsy, Bulbar palsy, Supranuclear palsy
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Kurtzberg's work holds tremendous potential for helping children with cerebral palsy lead normal or more functional lives, but like most research dealing with cerebral palsy, it needs financial support to survive," said Lisa Viele, parent with CPFN.
Each year about 70 children are born in Wales with cerebral palsy - a neurological condition which affects movement, co-ordination and even eating and drinking.
FACIAL Palsy UK is hosting a family day for children affected by facial palsy, on Saturday 27th June at Whitehouse Farm Centre in Northumberland from 10.
BIRMINGHAM charity Cerebral Palsy Midlands has been delighted to receive a cheque for PS500 from the Provincial Grand Lodge of Warwickshire, on behalf of the Warwickshire Masonic Charitable Association.
A LIVERPOOL youngster who has cerebral palsy is set to see her dream of a "sponge house" to protect her from bumps and bruises become a reality.
The consortium of specialist charities working with children with cerebral palsy and their families was set up last April and politician Paul Maynard - the only MP with cerebral palsy - has fronted the inquiry.
Cerebral palsy is the most common neuromuscular disability in children, first described in 1861 by English surgeon William Litt1e.
Minister for Disability Joy Burch today opened a new state-of-the-art therapy facility for children and adults with cerebral palsy and their families.
Revolutionary new iPad software to aid the rehabilitation of patients with facial palsy conditions including those stemming from strokes was introduced to an audience of more than 3,000 surgeons, doctors and nurses at the Clinical Cosmetic and Reconstructive Expo in London Olympia, 10-11 October, 2014.
ADOLESCENTS with cerebral palsy report a similar quality of life to their able-bodied peers, it has been revealed.
PEOPLE are being asked to wear their wellies to raise money for World Cerebral Palsy Day.
Cerebral palsy appears to have a genetic component, with increased risk extending to third-degree relatives (first cousins), according to findings from a population-based cohort study.
ISLAMABAD -- Australian researchers have discovered a new diagnosis method that allows doctors to identify cerebral palsy at birth, rather than waiting up to 19 months to begin treatment, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) reported.
The standard method for managing chronic facial palsy is the two-stage free-muscle flap.
Her son, Abdulkareem's was diagnosed with cerebral palsy likely caused by a lack of oxygen during his birth, doctors say.