Resources for Cerebral Palsy, Including Information in Spanish | DC Metro Area Medical Malpractice Law Blog


Cerebral means having to do with the brain. Palsy means weakness or problems with using the muscles. A recent CDC study shows that the average prevalence of CP is 3.3 per 1,000 8-year-old children or 1 in 303 children.   Click here to listen to a podcast on Cerebral Palsy. What Are Some of the Signs of Cerebral Palsy? According to the CDC, “the signs of cerebral palsy vary greatly.  The main sign is a delay reaching the motor or movement milestones. Click here for a milestone checklist and here for the spanish version. A child over 2 months with cerebral…

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