Cerebral Palsy Awareness

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Cerebral Palsy Awareness

By David Mittleman

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Tomorrow Is World Cerebral Palsy Day!

Wednesday, October 1 is World Cerebral Palsy Day, a day centered on raising awareness for the condition worldwide. Cerebral Palsy is a life-altering neurological disorder that affects movement and posture. It can appear in infancy or early childhood and permanently affect you. The most common characteristics are a lack of muscle coordination, stiff or tight muscles and exaggerated reflexes. Cerebral Palsy affects 17 million people worldwide and an additional 350 million people are closely connected to a child or adult who has the condition. Cerebral Palsy can be caused by medical malpractice …read more