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Hand Motor Function in Unilateral CP – Benefits of Peer Interaction

[Source: Your Therapy Source] Therapeutic activities for children with unilateral cerebral palsy are often suggested to help improve hand motor function in children with unilateral cerebral palsy. A recent study indicated that there are benefits to child-to-child interaction when it … Continue reading

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Cerebral Palsy: Study of Baby Steps Could Lead to Better Treatments

[Source:  Medical X-Press] Understanding the progression from the stepping reflex to independent walking could help find new therapies for children with cerebral palsy (CP) – a movement disability caused by brain damage before, during or shortly after birth. A baby’s … Continue reading

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Companies Under Fire For Hawking Fake Autism, Cerebral Palsy Treatments

[Source: Disability Scoop] Federal officials are taking action against a doctor and two companies for charging thousands of dollars for therapies they “deceptively” claimed could treat autism, cerebral palsy and other conditions. The Federal Trade Commission said that Dr. Bryn … Continue reading

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