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  1. 1. Cerebral palsy Brandon Nguyen 2 nd period Human Interaction
  2. 2. Cerebral palsy is… <ul><li>Cerebral Palsy is not a specific disease. It is actually a group of diseases that affect the brain that causes uncontrollable muscles and difficulties with speaking. </li></ul><ul><li>The definition from the websters dictionary is… </li></ul><ul><li>: a disability resulting from damage to the brain before, during, or shortly after birth and outwardly manifested by muscular incoordination and speech disturbances </li></ul>
  3. 3. Symptoms of cerebral palsy <ul><li>Common symptoms of cerebral palsy are </li></ul><ul><li>Tight muscles </li></ul><ul><li>Gait </li></ul><ul><li>Constipation </li></ul><ul><li>Loss of coordination </li></ul><ul><li>Irregular breathing </li></ul><ul><li>Seizure </li></ul><ul><li>Etc… </li></ul>http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_n_OcMnQ5i6w/TOSzXFqamiI/AAAAAAAAACg/TzD4a_hUVR8/s1600/cerebralpalsy1.jpg
  4. 4. Long term effects <ul><li>Delays in achieving motor skill milestone </li></ul><ul><li>Speech impediments </li></ul><ul><li>Abnormal muscular movements </li></ul>http://bagpipeonline.com/uploads/2009/01/cerebralpalsy.jpg
  5. 5. Living assistances <ul><li>A child with cerebral palsy might need to get a….. </li></ul><ul><li>Hearing aid </li></ul><ul><li>Physical therapy </li></ul><ul><li>Occasionally residential care </li></ul>http://api.demandmedia.com/DM-Resize/cdn-write.demandstudios.com/upload//4000/400/10/6/104416.jpg?w=400&h=400&keep_ratio=1
  6. 6. How to improve the life of someone with cerebral palsy <ul><li>You can help people with cerebral palsy by telling parents what they need to know about the disease if they do not already </li></ul>http://www.thirdage.com/files/File%3AUS%20Navy%20081028-N-3173B-027%20Cmdr.%20John%20King%20assesses%20the%20reflexes%20of%20a%20Cerebral%20Palsy%20patient%20at%20the%20Arima%20District%20Health%20Facility%20as%20part%20of%20the%20humanitarian-civic%20assistance%20mission%20Continuing%20Promise%20(CP)%202008.jpeg
  7. 7. The End
  8. 8. Works Cited <ul><li>http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/409730/nervous-system-disease/75771/Cerebral-palsy </li></ul><ul><li>http://elibrary.bigchalk.com/elibweb/elib/do/document?set=search&dictionaryClick=on&secondaryNav=&groupid=1&requestid=lib_standard&resultid=1&edition=&ts=7E1F6024FB7F83C61A82062317F51E33_1302200585433&start=1&publicationId=&urn=urn%3Abigchalk%3AUS%3BBCLib%3Bdocument%3B127038920 </li></ul><ul><li>http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/suic/ReferenceDetailsPage/ReferenceDetailsWindow?displayGroupName=Reference&prodId=SUIC&action=e&windowstate=normal&catId=&documentId=GALE|A18728061&mode=view </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/409730/nervous-system-disease/75771/Cerebral-palsy </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.teenhealthandwellness.com/article/79?search=long%20term%20effects%20of%20cerebral%20palsy </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cerebral%20palsy </li></ul>

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