Symptoms and Causes of Cerebral Palsy !

Causes of Cerebral Palsy
• Preterm birth
• infection during the pregnancy
• multiple births
• low birth weight
• brain injury or anything that could cause a decrease in oxygen while in womb or during birth
o Ex. Child being choked by umbilical cord

Symptoms of Cerebral Palsy
• Floppy or rigid limbs
• Difficulty with bodily movement
• Problems with coordination
• Difficulty walking
• Stiff muscles
• Problems with speech
• Drooling
• Leaking of urine
• Paralysis

I am only a college student who has researched this subject. I am not a professional nor a doctor. This information is only to give you a brief understand of Cerebral Palsy. Feel free to share, or comment on my post if you feel it was helpful to you. Also comment any information you feel I should have included.

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