Cerebral Palsy

Couple turn old school bus into home on wheels and hit the road with their twins with cerebral palsy – Daily Mail

A mother of twins who both suffer cerebral palsy has revealed why she decided to ditch the…

032

Performing arts student with Cerebal Palsy appeals for someone to be her voice – Belfast Live

A budding performing arts student from Larne has made an appeal to girls in Northern Ireland to…

0110

More Guidance Needed on Strategies for Using Speech-generating Devices with Cerebral Palsy Children, Study Shows – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Caregivers, teachers, and assistants require more instruction and guidance on strategies for using speech-generating devices to communicate…

096

This disabled comedian is a Jerk – BBC News

After years on the circuit, American comedian Tim Renkow has just released his first TV series -…

0132

Dad seeks euthanaisa for daughter with cerebral palsy – Deccan Herald

The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the state government seeking its response on…

0205

Young wheelchair player ‘has no one to play with’ – BBC News

Flo first picked up a tennis racket when she was six-years-old and says tennis has always been…

0239

The 8-year-old with cerebral palsy who proves her disability is no barrier – Warrington Guardian

THIS picture of an eight-year-old girl on World Book Day proved extremely popular on our website. But what…

0324

Virtual Reality-based Physical Rehab May Aid Kids with CP, Study Suggests – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Physical exercises based on virtual reality may be an effective way to improve the motor performance of…

0313

Comedian With Cerebral Palsy Tim Renkow Stars in Sitcom ‘Jerk’ – The Mighty

Disability takes center stage in a new sitcom airing in the U.K. called “Jerk.” The show features…

0385

Camberley four-year-old with cerebral palsy dreams of walking to school – Eagle Radio

Four-year-old Bobby from Camberley was born at just 30 weeks along with his twin and after an…

0400

Therapeutic Horseback Riding Improves Gait Symmetry in Children with CP, Study Says – Cerebral Palsy News Today

A popular type of animal-assisted therapy that involves horseback riding, known as hippotherapy, improves gait symmetry in…

0427

Cerebral Palsy Team Enjoy Night At Elland Road – Leeds United

Foundation host disabled youngsters for special experience at West Brom fixture. At the Sky Bet Championship fixture against…

0405

I Count Each Day with My Dog as a Blessing – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Animals can be wary of me because of my involuntary movements. I grew up with dogs and…

0468

‘A life changer’: How 1 invention is helping kids with cerebral palsy experience running – TODAY

Running. There’s a feeling of speed and weightlessness to it, a feeling 13-year-old Sayers Grooms thought she’d…

0415

Cerebral palsy: studying baby steps could lead to better treatments – Horizon magazine

Understanding the progression from the stepping reflex to independent walking could help find new therapies for children…

0392

Bodybuilder with cerebral palsy is absolutely smashing it on stage – JOE

“I might have cerebral palsy or hemiplegia and there might be people with limb difference, but we…

0489

Cerebral Palsy register bid to boost services in Wales – BBC News

A national register of people with cerebral palsy is being launched in a bid to help improve…

0402

Rehab dogs help children with cerebral palsy walk – Medical Xpress

A team of researchers, physiotherapists and veterinarians at USask are studying how large rehabilitation dogs can help…

0468

Isle of Wight cerebral palsy author writes autobiography with his nose – BBC News

Writer Josh Barry has cerebral palsy and has spent the past nine years writing a book about…

0559

Caregivers Should be Taught to Manage Feeding Tube Issues in Kids with CP, Study Suggests – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Most visits to the emergency room because of feeding tube complaints in children with cerebral palsy involve…

0471

Research Team Granted $200K to Develop Artificial Muscle-based Orthotic Device for CP Children – Cerebral Palsy News Today

A University of Delaware (UD) research team was awarded $200,000 to develop a prototype leg brace that…

0510

Match of a lifetime: Tears shed as wrestler with cerebral palsy takes mat, and wins by pin – Livingston Daily

Kanton DeClercq was helped out of his wheelchair and taken to the circle in the center of…

0603

We Talked to the Powerlifter With Cerebral Palsy Whose Deadlift Went Viral – Men’s Health

On Wednesday evening, as his training session came to a close, Miles Taylor went for just one…

0604

Family want answers in death of cerebral palsy boy who fell unconscious after getting off school bus – Daily Mail

The family of an 18-year-old Florida high school student with cerebral palsy are calling for answers after…

0607

Netflix’s ‘Special’ Is New Comedy Series Featuring Cerebral Palsy – The Mighty

A new TV series is coming to Netflix for your streaming pleasure, and this time it features…

0450

Cerebral Palsy At Center Of Netflix Comedy – Disability Scoop

Netflix is picking up a comedy series about a man with cerebral palsy that has the backing…

0455

Changes in Protein Intake May Support Skeletal Muscle Growth in CP Kids – Cerebral Palsy News Today

The timing of protein intake can be improved with higher intake during breakfast and lunch to better…

0486

Magic-themed Therapy May Help Hand and Arm Function in Children with Unilateral Cerebral Palsy, Study Says – Cerebral Palsy News Today

A type of intensive therapy that asks children with unilateral cerebral palsy (CP) to learn and practice…

0493

Dance Benefits Neurorehabilitation and Social Engagement for CP Patients, Review Finds – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Data from several studies has provided groundwork language and refined evidence for the benefits of dance and…

0547

Using a Positive Approach to Work Is the Key to Success – Cerebral Palsy News Today

The most difficult aspect of having a disability like cerebral palsy is that people judge you by…

0707

Man with cerebral palsy who finished last in Southampton Marathon set to run again – Daily Echo

Cerebral palsy sufferer Gus McKechnie took on a 26.2 mile course last year, using hiking sticks in…

0894

Man with cerebral palsy lifts bricks with his teeth to support family – Daily Mail

A man born with cerebral palsy is supporting his less-fortunate family in rural China by lifting bricks…

0714

Quick Take: Risk of Depression and Anxiety in Adults With Cerebral Palsy – 2 Minute Medicine

The motor disturbances seen in patients with cerebral palsy (CP) may also be comorbid with other issues…

0653

Personalized Strength Training May Benefit Mobility of Children With Cerebral Palsy, Study Says – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Strength training has the potential to reduce muscle weakness and improve walking ability of children with cerebral…

0808

Bodycoat coat made especially for wheelchair users by mother of girl with cerebral palsy – Daily Mail

When a nine-year-old girl who uses a wheelchair complained about how long it took to get bundled…

0871

St Helens driving centre helps woman with cerebral palsy get behind the wheel – St Helens Reporter

The St Helens based North West Driving Assessment Service has helped Claire Holtaway to achieve her goal…

0990

Christmas light show in Portsmouth helps girl with cerebral palsy – BBC News

A campaign to raise money for a four-year-old girl with cerebral palsy has been boosted by a…

0988

Researchers May Have Found New Way to Help Children With Spastic CP Walk Better – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Researchers from Northwestern University Medical School and collaborators may have found a way to help children with…

0962

CPISRA (Cerebral Palsy International Sports and Recreation Association) to hold inaugural outdoor recreation camp for adults with Cerebral Palsy and related neurological conditions

Head of Recreation for CPISRA and Scottish Adventurer Julie…

02.6k

VIDEO: ‘Breaking the mould’ – inspirational journey of man living with cerebral palsy who is now working abroad – Independent.ie

Wheelchair user and European Central Bank employee Colm Burke was told that the condition of cerebral palsy…

01.2k

Michigan artist with cerebral palsy pursues dreams with help of technology – WDIV Click On Detroit

When she was just five months old Felicia Bowers was diagnosed with cerebral palsy, but that diagnosis…

01.1k

Long Melford father launches online business inspired by son with cerebral palsy – Suffolk Free Press

When Tristram Warden launched his new online business selling alternative remedies, he had one goal in mind…

01.1k

Woman with cerebral palsy is fighting discrimination through wheelchair dancing – Metro

A woman with cerebral palsy is hoping to eliminate the stigma surrounding disability through wheelchair dancing and…

01.1k

Mother of 20-month-old twins who BOTH have cerebral palsy is raising £97,000 for surgery so they can walk because the NHS ‘will make them wait seven years’ – Daily Mail

The mother of 20-month-old twins who were both born with cerebral palsy is trying to raise £97,000…

01.1k

Lost Voice Guy becomes a Scope Ambassador

Scope have a new Ambassador – the announcement about Lost Voice Guy’s ambassador role came at Scope’s Inspirations Dinner, held at the Natural History…

02.7k

I’m Thankful for the Big and Small Things in My Life – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Gratitude is an important part of any happiness journey. Without gratitude, feeling happy about anything can seem…

01k

Chief executive living with cerebral palsy changing the conversation on disability – Eastern Daily Press

Tom Garrod cannot write and cannot drive, and despite being only 29 he is one of very…

01k

Jonathan Griffith, 81-year-old artist with cerebral palsy to talk about experiences – St Helens Star

A SELF-TAUGHT 81-year-old artist with cerebral palsy will be reflecting on his experiences at Chester Lane Library…

01k

Jace gets help to combat cerebral palsy thanks to Willand Rovers Football Club – Devon Live

Willand Rovers have provided a lifeline to a five year old boy with cerebral palsy. The club held…

01k

I Finally Learned to Accept My Cerebral Palsy in Stressful Situations – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Cerebral palsy is one of the most diverse disabilities because each type is different than the other….

01.3k

‘It’s tearing our family apart’ – teen with cerebral palsy can no longer stay with dad thanks to this NHS rule – Lincolnshire Live

A father from Lincoln is at his wits’ end because he can’t get the specialist equipment he…

01.4k

Cerebral palsy isn’t stopping this 25-year-old New York woman from becoming a body builder – The Denver Channel

Kaylin Corbran has cerebral palsy. However, that doesn’t stop the 25-year-old Buffalo, New York native from pursuing…

01.4k

Customized Toothbrush Can Improve Cerebral Palsy Patients’ Oral Hygiene, Study Shows – Cerebral Palsy News Today

A customized toothbrush with an enhanced hand grip and a modified brush head can help cerebral palsy…

01.1k

CBD oil: Mum hails product after ‘massive difference’ in daughter with cerebral palsy – Express.co.uk

CBD OIL is believed by many to hold a host of benefits, helping a number of health…

01.4k

Cerebral palsy superhero creator: I decided representation matters – BBC News

Farida Bedwei grew up loving superheroes but noticed there were never any with her condition, cerebral palsy….

01.4k

Watch the tearful opening of new school playground for cerebral palsy sufferer Macie – Derbyshire Live

A five-year-old cerebral palsy sufferer from Newhall has been granted her dream of being able to play…

01.4k

Kazakhstan opens rehabilitation centres across country for children with cerebral palsy – Astana Times

More than 19,000 children have been diagnosed with cerebral palsy in Kazakhstan. Twenty percent are undergoing rehabilitation,…

01.2k

Mouse study supports stem cell therapy for cerebral palsy – EurekAlert

Neural stem cells can repair damaged parts of the brain and restore motor impairments in mice that…

01.3k

Ruthin: 60 shops to help little girl with cerebral palsy receive life-changing treatment – Denbighshire Free Press

A POPULAR tradition will return to a town to help raise money for a little girl with…

01.5k

Family’s campaign to get wet room for daughter with cerebral palsy – ITV News

A family from Cambridgeshire have launched a campaign to get a wet room built for their disabled…

01.6k

Difficulties in Swallowing and Coughing in Spastic Cerebral Palsy Focus of Study – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Understanding physiological abnormalities that lead to difficulties in swallowing and voluntary cough in children with spastic cerebral…

01.2k

Runner with cerebral palsy makes history signing for Nike – CBBC Newsround

A runner known as Justin ‘Magic’ Gallegos has made history after he was unveiled as the first…

01.6k

Girl, 6 with cerebral palsy climbs Pen Y Fan – BBC News

A six year old girl with cerebral palsy has defied the odds and climbed Pen Y Fan…

01.7k

This football club offers a lifeline for anyone with Cerebral Palsy – and the physical effects are ‘measurable’ – Manchester Evening News

With 128 players from age three to a full adult squad, CP United in Manchester is a…

01.3k

Escape Room Adventures with Cerebral Palsy – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Can you believe that it’s October already? I went shopping today, and I saw Christmas decorations displayed!…

01.3k

Team Holmes vs Cerebral Palsy – The Stone & Eccleshall Gazette

A Stone family has launched a campaign to raise funds for their twin boys Charlie and Freddie…

01.3k

Parents appeal as brave Oscar, 4, needs £90k for life changing treatment – Hull Daily Mail

Parents are desperately appealing for money to enable their young son with cerebral palsy to access life…

01.2k

World Cerebral Palsy Day 2018: How is cerebral palsy different from autism? Symptom, causes of CP – Times Now

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cerebral palsy (CP) is the most common motor…

01.3k

Special ball raises £3,500 for young girl’s cerebral palsy surgery – Grimsby Live

A five year old girl desperately in need of specialist surgery to help her walk again has…

01.2k

What a star! Boy, 12, with cerebral palsy becomes a model for M&S – Lincolnshire Live

A 12-year-old boy who suffers from quadriplegic cerebral palsy has become the latest poster child for high…

01.3k

‘This is for you, Champ’: British boxer Anthony Yarde helps child with cerebral palsy celebrate a birthday to remember by giving him WBC belt during surprise visit – Daily Mail

A boxing fan with celebral palsy was given a birthday surprise to remember by British light-heavyweight Anthony…

01.7k

Heart Disease Can Trouble Cerebral Palsy Patients as Adults, Study Reports – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Children with cerebral palsy are more likely than others to develop cardiovascular disease in adulthood, a study…

01.3k

Hillingdon mums of children with cerebral palsy want to open a playgroup for disabled children – Get West London

Two Hillingdon mums, both who have a child with cerebral palsy, are fundraising to start a playgroup…

01.5k

Little boy inspires glowing event for World Cerebral Palsy Day – The Shields Gazette

Landmarks across the North East will be green and glowing to support a father’s bid to raise…

01.6k

VIDEO: Teen artist with cerebral palsy pays tribute to foster family after landing university place – Surrey News

A Surrey teenager with cerebral palsy whose art work has been displayed for the first time has…

01.6k

Spinal Manipulation Therapy May Help Reduce Spasticity in Children with Cerebral Palsy, Trial Finds – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Spinal manipulation, a physical therapy focused on realigning and reactivating spinal articulations, may help reduce muscle contractions…

01.4k

Cerebral palsy sufferer, 20, who raised £60,000 for life-changing back surgery in America returns to the UK to find her house trashed after her sister advertised a party on Facebook – Daily Mail

A woman who underwent life-changing surgery in America after an anonymous £37,000 donation returned home to find…

01.6k

A Day at an Amusement Park Helped Me Forget About Cerebral Palsy – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Before reading this, recall memories where you felt complete freedom. Cerebral palsy robs people of that feeling…

01.6k

Specialist car seat allows toddler with cerebral palsy to travel with family – East Anglian Daily Times

Charlie Mitcham, from Great Cornard, near Sudbury, was born at 29 weeks and contracted sepsis soon after…

01.4k

Student with cerebral palsy helped by anonymous donor – BBC News

Jade Owen is on the road to walking after an anonymous donor helped fund her treatment in…

01.6k

Four-year-old British girl with cerebral palsy walks to school after specialist treatment in US – The Independent

A four-year-old British girl with cerebral palsy has been able walk independently for the first time following…

01.6k

Swimmer with cerebral palsy hopes to inspire others to get involved in sport – Salisbury Journal

A 14-YEAR-OLD swimmer with cerebral palsy is not letting his disability stop him as continues putting in…

01.5k

Cerebral Palsy footballers seek sponsorship – The Falkirk Herald

In 2007, the Scottish National Cerebral Palsy Football Team achieved one of the highest ever world ranking…

01.3k

Cerebral palsy treatment creating an international bond of friendship between two families – ABC Life

Last year we told the story about Max Shearman whose dad Michael carried the then six-year-old along…

01.2k

Belton boy with cerebral palsy gets a puppy with deformed leg who’s ‘just like me’ – Greenville News

It was all smiles and wagging tails at Shriners Hospital for Children in Greenville Saturday morning as…

01.6k

Child’s cerebral palsy book to help others understand her life – BBC News

When she was just five-years-old Elan wanted to help her friends and teachers understand her cerebral palsy. So…

01.5k

Trans model with cerebral palsy Aaron Philip signed by major modelling agency – Pink News

One of the world’s leading modelling agencies has signed black, transgender and disabled model Aaron Philip. The 17-year-old…

01.5k

Mum keeps daughter with cerebral palsy on bus after row with Swindon Borough Council – Swindon Advertiser

A MUM is fearing for the safety of her daughter with cerebral palsy after the council changed…

01.4k

NIH Will Fund Study to Improve Walking Ability in Children With Cerebral Palsy – Cerebral Palsy News Today

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded a $2.5 million research grant to study the effectiveness…

01.2k

Author with cerebral palsy hosts signing of her remarkable book at Beatons Tearooms, Chester – The Chester Standard

A DETERMINED young author with cerebral palsy has held a book signing at a Chester city centre…

01.5k

Advice to Help People with Disabilities at the Salon – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Going to a hair salon is a unique adventure for people with cerebral palsy. Sitting still through…

01.3k

Vicky Pattison nominates Chloe Tear, a student with cerebral palsy, for the Unsung Hero gong in our health awards – The Sun

I’M A Celebrity winner Vicky Pattison has nominated Chloe Tear, in the Unsung Hero category, for breaking…

01.5k

‘Nobody can stop reggae’: Meet Winnie, the DJ beating all odds despite having cerebral palsy – The Standard

When Winnie turned 25, her mother sent her to the city to pursue her dream, Disc Jockeying….

01.5k

Brighton girl wins medals at Cerebral Palsy World Games – The Argus

A SWIMMER told how she overcame her disability to win four medals at the Cerebral Palsy World…

01.4k

How you can help change the life of Loughborough youngster with cerebral palsy – Leicestershire Live

A family are launching a fundraising campaign in the hope to one day see their son walk…

01.4k

Cerebral palsy in kids: Early diagnosis is making a huge difference to families – Now To Love

One child every is born with cerebral palsy (CP) every 15 hours in Australia. A lifelong condition,…

01.2k

Woman with cerebral palsy rejected from VIP area due to wheelchair – Daily Mail

A woman with cerebral palsy who had exclusive tickets to one of Pink’s Sydney concerts was turned…

01.6k

Largest Study to Date Will Determine Link between Specific Congenital Anomalies and Cerebral Palsy – Cerebral Palsy News Today

The largest worldwide population-based study — including all European and Australian regions — hopes to determine…

01.3k

Riding up Everest was easier than getting seat on the Tube, says man with cerebral palsy – Metro

A man who was born with cerebral palsy has told how riding up Everest was easier than…

01.6k

Hove boy with cerebral palsy races for friend after surgery – BBC News

Otto Barwell, from Hove, had the nerves in his spine severed by doctors just seven months ago…

01.6k

Local Bromley boy with cerebral palsy selected for talent programme – Edenbridge Chronicle

AN EIGHT year old budding footballer has been picked to join the FA Regional Emerging Disability Talent…

01.6k

Hipster pub turns away a disabled woman who was celebrating her 21st birthday because bouncers refused to believe she had cerebral palsy and thought she was drunk – Daily Mail

A young woman celebrating her 21st birthday was turned away from her local pub when bouncers refused…

01.7k

Fury as woman severely disabled by cerebral palsy has care cut from 22.5 hours a day to just nine. – Deadline News

A SEVERELY disabled woman has hit out after her care was cut from over 22 hours a…

01.7k

Watch: Step in the shoes of a 21 year old with Cerebral Palsy – The New Daily

I’m not sure when I became aware I had cerebral palsy (CP) but I remember crawling around…

01.3k

Cerebral palsy boy set for paratriathlon after surgery – BBC News

Five-year-old Otto Barwell from Hove, in East Sussex, has always struggled to walk and run because of…

01.6k

WATCH: Marlboro teen with cerebral palsy displays impressive soccer skills – Asbury Park Press

Marlboro’s Jake Kaplan, a member of the US Paralympic Soccer team, juggles, dribbles and shoots a ball…

01.7k

Risperidone Is Safe, Effective to Treat Kids with Choreoathetoid Cerebral Palsy, Study Finds – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Risperidone is a well-tolerated and efficient therapy to help manage motor symptoms in children with choreoathetoid cerebral…

01.3k

Dorset teenager with cerebral palsy in first boxing match – BBC News

A teenager believes boxing is helping her to overcome her disability. Gabrielle Reid, 14, from Poole in Dorset,…

01.8k

Camping with Cerebral Palsy Is Fun and Challenging – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Camping isn’t on the top 10 list of activities for people with disabilities. Growing up, I went…

01.2k

‘Kind hearted’ shop assistant steps in to pamper customer with cerebral palsy – BBC News

A shop worker who painted the nails of one of her customers after she was turned away…

01.5k

Two-year-old who has cerebral palsy giggles with joy as he splashes around in a puddle for the first time – Daily Mail

This is the heart-warming moment a toddler with cerebal palsy shrieked with joy as he jumped in…

01.5k

Cerebral palsy football team return from Europe with bronze – The Irish Times

The Irish Cerebral Palsy football team returned to Dublin from the European Championships on Monday having…

01.3k

Core Training May Improve Posture, Walking Ability in Kids with Cerebral Palsy, Study Finds – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Adding core stability exercises to physical therapy improves trunk endurance — the ability to withstand fatigue —…

01.2k

Defying the odds – woman with cerebral palsy goes extra mile – The Bolton News

A YOUNG woman with cerebral palsy is going the extra mile to support a charity that has…

01.5k

Teen with Cerebral Palsy hopes to surf for Wales in California surf championship – South Wales Argus

A YOUNG surfer with Cerebral Palsy has set his sights of state-side glory by aiming to represent…

01.5k

Teenager with cerebral palsy dreams of surfing for Wales – BBC News

A 13-year-old surfer is facing a £3,000 bill to compete for Wales because there is “not enough…

01.5k

Low-cost, Portable Arm Rehabilitation Robot for Cerebral Palsy Designed – Cerebral Palsy News Today

A low-cost, portable robot for arm motor rehabilitation has been developed by University of Michigan researchers. The…

01.3k

Disabled toddler with cerebral palsy could see dreams come true after life-changing surgery made free on NHS – Mirror.co.uk

A disabled toddler who dreams of becoming a ballerina is a step closer – after life-changing surgery…

01.5k

Startup develops technique to predict cerebral palsy – Digital Journal

A innovative technique has been developed to hep to predict cerebral palsy. The technique is based on…

01.3k

A 12-year-old boy who can’t speak wrote a book with his eyes – CNN

Twelve-year-old Jonathan Bryan can’t verbally speak or physically write. He was born with severe cerebral palsy, has…

11.5k

Friends carry quadriplegic cerebral palsy sufferer up Snowdon in bid to fund life-changing wheelchair – Cornwall Live

A 27-year-old who has spent most of his life in a wheelchair says his life has changed…

01.5k

Video of man with cerebral palsy visiting beach for first time goes viral – MyAJC

An Alabama man with cerebral palsy said he felt “blessed” to visit the beach for the first…

01.4k

The long road of raising a baby diagnosed with cerebral palsy – Wales Online

For Brooke Hacker, it wasn’t an easy start to life. She was born two weeks late and, while…

01.2k

Drug gang threatened Bodmin cerebral palsy sufferer to use home as distribution point – Cornwall Live

A cerebral palsy sufferer who smoked cannabis for pain relief said he was in possession of a…

01.4k

Boy, 12, with severe cerebral palsy writes book using just eye movements – ITV News

A severally disabled 12-year-old boy has written a book – despite only being able to communicate using…

01.5k

Esme Kelly mum’s shock as cerebral palsy operation offered on NHS – Swindon Advertiser

A TODDLER with cerebral palsy could receive a life-changing operation on the NHS. Esmé Kelly’s parents this year…

01.3k

Risperidone Reduces Symptoms in Children With Choreoathetoid Cerebral Palsy – Neurology Advisor

Risperidone significantly reduced the symptoms of abnormal movement and improved quality of life in children with choreoathetoid…

01.3k

A boy who was silent until he was seven because of severe cerebral palsy has got a message for you – Mirror.co.uk

A nine-year-old boy who was silent until he was seven because of his severe cerebral palsy has…

01.5k

Former professional surfer, 31, reveals her toddler son was left with cerebral palsy after having a STROKE in her womb – Daily Mail

A former champion surfer from Newquay, Cornwall, has revealed how she found her infant son’s seizures were…

01.4k

Irish girl (4) could finally walk thanks to revolutionary cerebral palsy treatment in US – IrishCentral

Odette O’Brien is a bright and beautiful four-year-old girl living with spastic diplegic cerebra palsy. The four-year-old suffers…

01.4k

The Value of Dating and Friendship With Cerebral Palsy – The Mighty

As a 21-year-old with a physical disability, I often get asked if I’ve ever been in a…

01.2k

Teen with cerebral palsy who was ‘always left on the bench’ sets up ‘Adversity United’ football team – Evening Standard

A teenager with cerebral palsy who was constantly “left on the bench” at football games launched a…

01.4k

The Open 2018: Ash Turner’s journey from cerebral palsy to his first golf major – BBC Sport

When Ash Turner tees off at the unforgiving Carnoustie course on Thursday, he can rest safe in…

01.1k

12-year-old girl who became child model despite cerebral palsy awarded £15m by NHS in compensation – Telegraph.co.uk

A 12-year-old girl who has forged a child modelling career despite suffering severe cerebral palsy since her…

01.4k

Cerebral Palsy Won’t Keep Me from Preventing Emergencies – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Being in an emergency situation while feeling helpless is a terrifying experience. I try to prevent emergencies…

01.3k

Opera singer with cerebral palsy wows with her incredible voice – Metro

This is the inspirational moment that an opera singer with cerebral palsy brings the house down with…

11.2k

How I Deal Emotionally with Multiple Diagnoses – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Sometimes I’ll set out with a column idea and it gets completely transformed over the course of…

01.2k

Remarkable woman, 28, with rare form of cerebral palsy sings like an angel and stuns crowd with spine-tingling opera performance – Daily Mail

Alfina Fresta weighs less than 110 pounds and uses a wheelchair to get around. But when the budding…

01.3k

Ashton Turner’s incredible journey to the Open: From overcoming cerebral palsy to sharing the fairways with Tiger Woods – The Telegraph

When parents push three-year-old sons into playing golf, it is usually with the dream of seeing them…

01.2k

Holly Willoughby moved to tears by miracle 12-year-old with cerebral palsy who wrote a book using a spell board – Metro

Holly Willoughby was left close to tears on today’s episode of This Morning as she met an…

01.1k

Fringe funnyman Laurence Clark opens his heart about the joys of raising a family while living with cerebral palsy – The Sunday Post

IT was only after comedian Laurence Clark met his wife, Adele, that the thought of having children…

01.2k

Communication Key to Improving Management of Hip Displacement in CP Kids, Survey Says – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Australian pediatricians and physiotherapists said sharing skills and good communication between multidisciplinary clinical teams is essential to…

01.1k

Tennant Creek boy with cerebral palsy placed in care after NDIA pulls funding – The Guardian

The National Disability Insurance Agency asked for an Aboriginal child with cerebral palsy to be placed into…

01.1k

£1 jab for mothers-to-be slashes cerebral palsy cases – and it’s available on the NHS – Express.co.uk

All women who go into labour before 30 weeks will now be given the treatment under a…

01.2k

Woman with cerebral palsy hits out at disabled facilities in Maidenhead – Maidenhead Advertiser

A wheelchair user with cerebral palsy has hit out at the state of disabled facilities in Maidenhead…

01.3k

Halifax girl with cerebral palsy saves brother from drowning – BBC News

A Canadian girl with cerebral palsy is being called a hero for saving her little brother from…

01.4k

Girl with cerebral palsy walks on her own for first time in video – Daily Mail

We all want to be as strong as this little girl. An adorable video shows the…

01.4k

Isle of Wight sailor with quadriplegic cerebral palsy to sail in Round The Island Race – On The Wight

Natasha Lambert BEM, a multi award winning adventurer with quadriplegic cerebral palsy, will be taking on the…

01.1k

Perth schoolgirl with cerebral palsy forced to travel 30 MILES to play in nearest wheelchair friendly park – The Scottish Sun

A PERTH schoolgirl who suffers from acute cerebral palsy is being forced to travel more than 30…

02.9k

A man with cerebral palsy has gone public with his search for love – Metro

A man with cerebral palsy has gone public with his search for a soulmate. Jeff Arseneaux, 46,…

01.2k

Blood Tests Could One Day Help Predict Spastic Cerebral Palsy, Study Suggests – Cerebral Palsy News Today

DNA modifications in circulating blood cells could be used one day as a test to distinguish patients…

01.2k

27-year-old artist with cerebral palsy defies odds to create stunning art – WXYZ

The passion of an artist comes from within. Although, sometimes, you need something unique and extra special to…

01.1k

Malnutrition Highly Prevalent in Kids with Cerebral Palsy, Better Measures Needed, Study Shows – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Malnutrition affects a majority of children with cerebral palsy, mainly due to severe motor disability. Better tools…

01.2k

Watch: this female boxer with cerebral palsy is all the motivation you will need! – Jacaranda FM

We all struggle with motivation at times, but imagine if you had to work extra hard to…

01.3k

Schoolgirl tried to kill herself after horrific abuse by bullies about her cerebral palsy – Liverpool Echo

A schoolgirl has bravely opened up about the time she tried to kill herself after suffering horrific…

01.5k

Blood test predicts spastic cerebral palsy – EurekAlert

A Delaware team including Erin Crowgey, PhD, associate director of Bioinformatics with Nemours Biomedical Research, has published…

01.4k

Father slams ‘legislative failure’ which forces children with cerebral palsy to come before courts – Irish Examiner

The president of the High Court has approved a further payment for a young girl with cerebral…

01.4k

Schoolgirl with cerebral palsy has her modelling dreams come true – Daily Mail

A schoolgirl with cerebral palsy has realised her dreams of becoming a model after she won a…

01.4k

Flintshire teenage cadet with diplegic cerebral palsy given outstanding bravery award – Leader Live

A TEENAGER will be given an award by the Duchess of Gloucester for her outstanding bravery. Georgina Seller,…

01.4k

Twins become M&S models after quadriplegic sister with cerebral palsy undergoes life-changing op – Mirror.co.uk

A brave quadriplegic cerebral palsy sufferer who YOU helped to walk by raising funds for a life-changing…

01.4k

Cerebral palsy sufferer pushes herself to the limit in memory of dad – Great Yarmouth Mercury

On Sunday, Lisa Borrett, 36, battled through severe pain to complete two laps of the 400m track…

01.4k

Teen With Cerebral Palsy Walks During High School Graduation With Help of Exoskeleton – Inside Edition

Graduation is a huge milestone for every teenager, but it was a special achievement for a graduate…

01.3k

Girl with cerebral palsy hoping to change the modelling world – CBBC Newsround

Here is a model on a mission. Emily is 10 years old and recently won a competition giving…

01.3k

Reclaim Your Spoons: Tips for Staying Organized with Cerebral Palsy – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Hey everyone, a couple things before I get into this column: First, this month I plan to…

01.4k

Thanks to an Excellent Teacher, a Student with Cerebral Palsy Goes Camping – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Imagine that you are an elementary school student, and your entire class is going on an overnight…

01.3k

Toddlers with Cerebral Palsy, Language Delays Could Benefit from Earlier Intervention, Study Finds – Cerebral Palsy News Today

The ability of young children with cerebral palsy to understand language can accurately predict their language skills…

01.3k

‘Amazing’ teacher carries ten-year-old girl with cerebral palsy on her back so that she can join in TWO DAY hike with her school friends – Daily Mail

When Maggie Vazquez’s class planned a two-day hike, it was a question of how, not if, the…

01.8k

Teenager With Cerebral Palsy Makes Stunning Move at Her Graduation – The Epoch Times

An Ohio teenager with cerebral palsy surprised her parents by walking across the stage at her high…

01.3k

Training on Wii Console Increases Grip Strength, Improves Hand Function in CP Kids, Study Finds – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Playing games on a Nintendo Wii console plus standard care may improve grip strength and hand function…

01.3k

Teenager, 15, with cerebral palsy becomes first girl to win national beauty pageant in wheelchair – Mirror.co.uk

A brave teenager with cerebral palsy has become the first wheelchair-user to win a national beauty pageant. Pretty…

01.6k

Teen with cerebral palsy stuns mom by walking at graduation – Fox Baltimore

An Ohio teenager who has cerebral palsy and was never expected to be able to walk has…

01.4k

Disabled comedian ‘Lost Voice Guy’ wins Britain’s Got Talent 2018 – Disability Horizons

Are you a Britain’s Got Talent viewer? Did you see the final last night? If you tuned…

01.5k

Wheelchair-bound teen with cerebral palsy has just been crowned Teen Natural Beauty Wales – WalesOnline

A Carmarthenshire teenager with cerebral palsy has become the first teen in the UK to win a…

01.6k

The moment comedian with cerebral palsy, Lost Voice Guy, won Britain’s Got Talent – iNews

Comedian Lost Voice Guy has won Britain’s Got Talent, pocketing £250,000 and winning a spot at The…

01.5k

Nursery dream for cerebral palsy A-level teen – BBC News

A-level student Jon Jones hopes to get a place in university. Like thousands of other students across Wales,…

01.2k

Croydon schoolgirl with cerebral palsy dreams of being a Crystal Palace mascot after life-changing operation – Croydon Advertiser

A young girl from New Addington who can now walk unaided after a monumental community effort funded…

01.6k

Britain’s Got Talent star The Lost Voice Guy on living with cerebral palsy and meeting Alan Shearer – Chronicle Live

The Lost Voice Guy will be back on our screens in the first Britain’s Got Talent semi-final…

01.6k

Golf tournament supports Runcorn charity for children with cerebral palsy – Runcorn and Widnes World

A CHARITY golf tournament is being held to support children with cerebral palsy. Charity Stick ‘n’ Step is…

01.3k

See the Emotional Moment Groom Marries the Woman He Once Feared Wouldn’t Date Him As He Has Cerebral Palsy – PEOPLE.com

A groom became overwhelmed with love and emotion when he was his bride walking down the aisle…

01.5k

Boy, 3, with cerebral palsy gets safe bed from charity after council says condition not serious enough – Kent Online

A three-year-old boy with cerebral palsy is finally enjoying a safe night’s sleep thanks to a charity’s…

01.6k

Man with cerebral palsy moved to tears as his bride walks down the aisle – Metro

A man who uses a wheelchair was overcome with emotion the moment he saw his bride walk…

01.8k

Cerebral palsy teen to play cricket for country – The Argus

A teenager who was never expected to walk or talk is playing in a national cricket team…

01.9k

Motor Skills Therapy for Cerebral Palsy and Stroke Patients May Also Help Those with MS – Cerebral Palsy News Today

An established rehabilitation technique for cerebral palsy and stroke patients shows promise in improving motor functions in…

01.7k

I Overcame Domestic Violence Despite My Disability – Cerebral Palsy News Today

April is a strange month for me. Spring, flowers, and warmer weather are all associated with April…

02.1k

Video shows the adorable moment a college student with cerebral palsy surprises his best friend with a touching promposal – after she surprised HIM two years in a row – Daily Mail

Video footage captures the heartwarming moment that a college student with cerebral palsy surprises his best friend…

02.2k

Uttoxeter boy with cerebral palsy who asks when he will walk again needs life-changing surgery – Burton Mail

An inspirational youngster who asks, ‘will it be today that I walk again mum?’ could see his…

02k

Parents raise money to help daughter with cerebral palsy walk for first time – The Independent

The parents of a two-year old girl from Swindon, Wiltshire are fundraising £50,000 to help their daughter…

02k

Teenager with cerebral palsy could be first disabled Miss England winner – The Independent

A teenage student with cerebral palsy is in the running to be become the first ever disabled…

01.9k

Most Cerebral Palsy Patients Are Happy Despite Daily Challenges, Greek Study Suggests – Cerebral Palsy News Today

People with cerebral palsy generally are happy and satisfied with their lives despite the daily challenges they…

01.4k

Family of Maya Carslake raising money for her diplegic cerebral palsy surgery in US – The Advertiser

JOINING a ballet class, climbing over rocks at the beach and slipping on a pair of thongs…

01.5k

Greenock swimmer’s joy at Scotland selection from the Cerebral Palsy World Games in Barcelona. – Greenock Telegraph

IT’S ‘no Spain no gain’ for a super swimmer from Greenock who has been selected to fly…

01.6k

Eatery raises funds for girl with cerebral palsy – News24

OVER R20 000 was raised towards treatment for South Coast adored youngster, Gabriella Dry at a special…

01.6k

Gary goes the extra mile for Cumbria Cerebral Palsy and Sport Relief – Cumbria Crack

Gary Turner a former Lakes college student from Whitehaven, who has cerebral palsy and has been wheelchair…

01.7k

Grantham children walk to raise awareness of cerebral palsy – Grantham Journal

Two Grantham children in their walking frames walked all the way from Wyndham Park to McDonald’s. They…

01.7k

We meet two brave pooches who help their disabled owners in a crisis and are up for our Hero Dog Awards – The Sun

DOES your dog deserve a canine crown? There is still time to enter our Hero Dog Awards, celebrating…

01.8k

Man with cerebral palsy to get his black belt in martial arts – KSDK.com

Even the people who live near this strip mall in St. Charles County, have come a long…

01.8k

Community rally round little girl with cerebral palsy born 12 weeks early – Lincolnshire Live

A community is rallying around a ‘precious’ little girl with cerebral palsy who was born 12 weeks…

11.7k

Scoliosis surgery in children with cerebral palsy: Quality of life benefits outweigh risks – Science Daily

For children with severe cerebral palsy (CP), surgery for scoliosis (sideways curvature of the spine) significantly improves…

01.8k

Disability Etiquette Is a Must in Society – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Imagine going to the mall with a wheelchair-accessible van and all handicapped-accessible spaces are taken, but no…

01.8k

Wheelchair-bound boy with cerebral palsy, 17, filmed his carer ‘starving him of food and verbally tormenting him’ – leading police to charge the 42-year-old woman over the alleged abuse – Daily Mail

A wheelchair bound boy with cerebral palsy filmed his carer allegedly abusing him, leading police to lay…

02k

Kind-hearted strangers raise £4,500 to replace wheelchair stolen from 9-year-old boy with cerebral palsy – iNews

A viral crowdfunding campaign has raised nearly £5,000 to replace a nine-year-old boy’s wheelchair and walker after…

02k

Mum of triplets raising funds to take son with Cerebral palsy to America for operation – ITV News

In 2014, a Cardiff woman who feared she would never have children defied odds of 1-in-a-100 million…

01.9k

Boy with cerebral palsy left stranded after ‘vermin’ steals his wheelchair and walker from outside his house – Bristol Post

A nine-year-old boy with cerebral palsy faces an uncertain future after his walker and wheelchair were both…

01.9k

Parents of cerebral palsy sufferer say they never thought son would walk with his brother – Express.co.uk

Seeing him take his first steps, with a helping hand from brother Solomon, was a magical moment…

01.8k

10-year-old boy with cerebral palsy wins national poetry competition – ITV News

A young football fan from Monmouthshire has won a national poetry competition judged by a Premier League…

01.7k

Campaign gets underway to help fund surgery for Leonie Hadley-Wilkinson, five, who has cerebral palsy – Bradford Telegraph and Argus

LITTLE Leonie Hadley-Wilkinson hasn’t had the easiest start in life. Born ten weeks early, the tot, now five,…

01.7k

‘Cerebral palsy won’t stop me becoming a lawyer’ – BBC News

Daniel Holt has a law degree, an ambition to be a barrister – and cerebral palsy. He says…

02.1k

British paralympian Sophia Warner slams easyJet after she was left in tears when staff ‘told her to PROVE she has cerebral palsy’ – Daily Mail

A British former Paralympian has been left devastated after being asked to ‘prove’ her disability by easyJet…

01.9k

Genetic Switch May Help Identify Infants at Risk of Cerebral Palsy, Study Says – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Identifying the ON/OFF signals that regulate certain genes may help detect the risk of cerebral palsy in…

01.6k

Football mad teen with cerebral palsy had enough of the sub bench so created his own team – Express.co.uk

Cameron, 17, who is the coach, wants all the boys and girls to get a chance to…

01.6k

“Cerebral palsy is not a disability sentence” – Daily Nation

“My name is Phyllis Waruguru. I am a mother of three – two boys and one girl….

01.7k

Squad goals! Heartwarming video shows wheelchair-bound boy with cerebral palsy fulfilling his dream of competing in a school cheerleading competition – Daily Mail

A 14-year-old boy with cerebral palsy has proved he isn’t letting his disability hold him back from…

01.6k

Oliver Bareham, who has cerebral palsy, was given a tricycle to help him join his family on cycling trips after receiving a grant from the Falmouth and Penryn Grants Foundation – Falmouth Packet

A Falmouth boy with cerebral palsy has been given a new tricycle to help him get mobile…

01.6k

Care worker is caught beating a girl, 15, with cerebral palsy on hidden camera set up by the child’s mother when the victim started wetting the bed and developed crooked teeth – Daily Mail

A care worker is facing jail after shocking video showed her beating a child with cerebral palsy. Larissa…

01.8k

Parents of Preterm Cerebral Palsy Children Need More Support, Study Finds – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Parents of children born prematurely and diagnosed with cerebral palsy experience cumulative emotional burden and more distress…

01.7k

Research to make early diagnosis, intervention possible for cerebral palsy – Medical Xpress

A test to diagnose cerebral palsy at birth, which could allow infants access to critical early interventions,…

01.5k

Support centre in Runcorn gives children with cerebral palsy more independence – Runcorn and Widnes World

A NEW member of staff has been recruited to help children with cerebral palsy gain more independence. Becca…

01.5k

Heartwarming: Former Sheffield boxing champion helps cerebral palsy victim deal with his condition…in the ring – The Star

They call him Smokin’ Shaun. And while Sheffield boxing has had more than its fair share of…

01.6k

Dedication pays off as Rhys, 15, gets ready to fly flag for Scotland at cerebral palsy world games – Aberdeen Evening Express

North-east swimmer Rhys Gill will represent Scotland at a world event later this year. The 15-year-old has been…

01.7k

Keep on rockin’! Neil Young and Daryl Hannah bring his son Ben, who has cerebral palsy, to screening of their Netflix film Paradox at SXSW – Daily Mail

Neil Young and Daryl Hannah made a splash at South by Southwest Thursday. The celebrity couple of more…

02k

Madame Tussauds staff asked wheelchair-bound cerebral palsy sufferer to PROVE he is disabled…. now they have apologised – Stoke Sentinel

Wheelchair-user Liam Maxwell has hit out at Madame Tussauds – after being told to prove he is…

01.6k

‘On your next album, can you please write a song about disability?’ Ed Sheeran hugs nine-year-old superfan with cerebral palsy in emotional backstage video – Daily Mail

The British crooner is currently touring his Divide album Down Under, wowing stadium-sized crowds of his devoted…

01.7k

Children with cerebral palsy travel miles to seek free conductive education sessions – Runcorn and Widnes World

CHILDREN with cerebral palsy are travelling miles to attend free conductive education sessions at a Runcorn centre. The…

01.6k

Toddler with cerebral palsy has had his life changed by one lovely act of kindness – Plymouth Herald

A three-year-old boy with cerebral palsy and other complex needs who has to be fed through a…

01.8k

Music Therapy Suggested as Aid to Children with Severe Cerebral Palsy – Physical Therapy Products

Music therapy, combined with physical therapy, may be able to help improve the upper body function in…

01.6k

A Dorchester born man with cerebral palsy is limbering up ahead of a marathon task – Dorset Echo

A Dorchester born man with cerebral palsy is polishing off his running shoes to raise money for…

01.8k

Madame Tussauds staff asked wheelchair-bound cerebral palsy sufferer to PROVE he was disabled before selling him a discounted ticket – Daily Mail

A Madame Tussauds attraction in a sleepy seaside town has been forced to apologise after asking a…

01.5k

Who is Francesca Martinez, what’s she said about cerebral palsy, was she in Grange Hill and what TV shows has she been on? – The Sun

BRITISH comedian Francesca Martinez isn’t afraid to laugh at herself. Here’s everything you need to know about one…

02.2k

Colchester Swimming Club’s Samuel Whearty to compete at Cerebral Palsy Sport National Swimming Championships – Gazette

SAMUEL Whearty will be flying the flag for Colchester Swimming Club at this year’s Cerebral Palsy Sport…

02k

Spread the Word: March Is Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Cerebral palsy is a neurological disability that affects thousands of children and adults worldwide. March is Cerebral…

01.8k

Study Shows Dysport Is More Cost-Effective Option for Children with Cerebral Palsy – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Dysport (abobotulinumtoxin A) administered at a dose two times higher than that of Botox (onabotulinumtoxin A) is…

01.6k

Boy with cerebral palsy to be injected with brother’s stem cells – Daily Mail

A British boy is flying to the US to undergo an experimental treatment for cerebral palsy -…

01.8k

Lewis, 2, with cerebral palsy, needs £30k op so he can walk by himself – Gazette

A LITTLE boy who is determined to walk is in need of a £30,000 operation. Lewis Whele, two,…

01.4k

Award winning Scots teen battling cerebral palsy makes mark on home city with social media brand – Scottish Daily Record

An award winning Scots teenager is making a huge mark on his home city despite facing a…

01.8k

Student opens up on how daily struggles with Cerebral Palsy rob him of independence – Scottish Daily Record

Student journalist Kyle Gunn, 20, suffers from Quadriplegic Cerebral Palsy , a condition that means all four…

01.8k

Dublin mum of boy, 12, with cerebral palsy and juvenile arthritis reveals how Barretstown Children’s Charity changed their lives – The Irish Sun

THE mum of a boy with cerebral palsy and ­juvenile arthritis has told how Barretstown ­Children’s Charity…

01.9k

Two-year-old with cerebral palsy defies odds by taking first steps – Daily Mail

Samuel Wright was never expected to stand or walk as he was given only one-percent chance of…

01.7k

Living with Cerebral Palsy as if It Were the Olympics – Cerebral Palsy News Today

I’ve loved watching the Olympics as long as I can remember. It doesn’t matter if it’s the…

01.4k

Cerebral palsy telethon set for Sunday – Times Daily

For the young clients of the United Cerebral Palsy Center of Northwest Alabama, Sunday marks a big…

01.6k

Drop in Muscle Strength May Drive Motor Capacity Decline in Cerebral Palsy, Study Finds – Cerebral Palsy News Today

A drop in muscle strength may be the driver of the fast decline observed in motor capacity…

01.6k

Parents of children with cerebral palsy need more support – Daily Nation

When I was a child, Chris* was the undisputed VIP in our little local Seventh Day Adventist…

01.4k

Castlemilk football coach with cerebral palsy named young volunteer of the year – Scottish Daily Record

A Castlemilk teenager with cerebral palsy has been named young volunteer of the year for his services…