Dyskinetic Cerebral Palsy: What You Need to Know

Dyskinetic Cerebral Palsy

Dyskinetic Cerebral Palsy (also known as athetoid/athetosis or extrapyramidal CP) is characterized by abnormal, involuntary movements of the arms, legs, face and trunk. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), each year in the U.S., approximately 11,500 people are diagnosed with cerebral palsy (CP), and of those, 7–15% have the subtype dyskinetic CP. […]

Is Baby Talk Good for Your Baby?

Baby Talk Good for Baby

As parents, we want to do all that we can to help our children develop and reach their potential. The language and communication skills developed in the first two years form a crucial foundation for a child’s future relationships, and success in education and life beyond childhood. It is well known that the interactions babies […]

Spastic Cerebral Palsy: What You Need to Know

Spastic Cerebral Palsy Birth Injury Lawsuits

When you welcome a little one to the world, you want the very best for them. Occasionally, baby can become injured and/or develop any number of conditions or disorders, including cerebral palsy. Spastic cerebral palsy is one type of cerebral palsy, and it’s characterized by increased muscle tone, muscle stiffness, and in some, unusual movements. According […]