Category Archives: Cerebral Palsy

NICE sets out new guidelines to help improve treatments for adults with cerebral palsy
January 17, 2019

A regulator is reviewing its guidelines to streamline the provision of services for adults with cerebral palsy.

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Adults with cerebral palsy at greater risk of mental illness, study suggests
January 10, 2019

Adults with cerebral palsy may be more at risk of mental illness, a new study has revealed.

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Revolutionary brain scan that detects injury at birth ready to “roll out” across hospitals
November 15, 2018

A new brain scan could help diagnose brain injuries in infants up to two years earlier than current methods, a report has revealed.

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New social media hub launched to support later life adults with cerebral palsy
November 8, 2018

Four comedians with cerebral palsy have taken part in a comedy night to support the launch of a first-of-its-kind charity.

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Parents raise money for ground-breaking cerebral palsy procedure
October 25, 2018

The family of a young girl with cerebral palsy is raising money to fund a pioneering surgery currently only available in the United States.

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Watch the moment a young runner with cerebral palsy was awarded a prestigious sports sponsorship
October 11, 2018

A young runner with cerebral palsy has made the headlines this week after he was presented with a contract from global sports retailer Nike.

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Riding tube is “harder” than climbing Everest, says man with cerebral palsy
August 30, 2018

A man with cerebral palsy who recently climbed Mount Everest said the expedition was easier than riding on public transport.

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Young surfer with cerebral palsy calls on sporting associations to support more athletes
August 16, 2018

A young man with cerebral palsy is calling on sporting associations to provide more funding after being landed with a bill of £3,000 to compete in the world’s leading surfing completion for people with disabilities.

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Football loving teenager with cerebral palsy sets up own team
July 24, 2018

A teenager from Harrogate has set up a football team to help youngsters living with disability get involved in the game.

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Cerebral palsy treatment to be made available to children on the NHS
July 10, 2018

A procedure that helps to improve the mobility of children diagnosed with cerebral palsy is set to be made available to patients on the NHS.

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