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thoughts on cerebral palsy life expectancy

Introduction I am often asked how long can you live with cerebral palsy? I used to think that this was a one size fits all answer. But I am here to humbly say that further thought on this has led … Continue reading

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how common is cerebral palsy

Since I been blogging I get asked a lot of the same questions over and over and over again. And it occurred to me that I don’t think I have ever answer this question because its not something that has … Continue reading

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Understanding Cerebral Palsy: What Startle Reflex Really Means

.You know when a sudden noise causes an infant to jump out of their skin? That is moro reflex. This, as I understand it is a reflex that is normally lost as children grow, but this is a reflex that … Continue reading

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Cerebral palsy symptoms and the impact on my life

According to Mayo clinic the basic definition of cerebral palsy is: “Cerebral palsy is a disorder of movement, muscle tone or posture that is caused by an insult to the immature, developing brain, most often before birth.” I get asked … Continue reading

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sandals and cerebral palsy:how I overcome sensitive feet

Do you struggle to wear sandals because of your cerebral palsy? This is just one follow-up post to bare feet and cerebral palsy. That post in itself sparked a lot of emails and discussion so I thought I would write … Continue reading

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Feel free to ask questions about cerebral palsy

I struggle to understand why people worry that they will offend me by asking questions. Rest assured that I started this blog as a resource and I am happy to answer questions.  However if on the off chance I am … Continue reading

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A mommy minute

A note from lifeofthedifferentlyabled I have asked Jo to write what it is like to have a special needs child and she so kindly wrote the following I’m Jo, mom of six – year – old Monkey Boy.  He’s a … Continue reading

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Cerebral Palsy shakedown

this blogger was kind enough to create a cerebral palsy blogs listing http://standup8.wordpress.com/roll-call/ if you like my content why not help me out by joining my mailing list its free

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Brotherly love

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Drunk Driving Charges?

This news story suggests some jokes which I for one don’t find funny, jokes about someone’s sobriety. Okay, but have you ever stopped to think that perhaps the person is not driving under the influence at all; That that same person may … Continue reading

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