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cerebral palsy


Beyoncé criticised for being 'ableist' in new album; set to change song lyrics

August 03, 2022 9:06 am

The singer's publicist has confirmed to the BBC that the contentious word was "not used intentionally in a harmful way"

Lizzo issues apology after being called out for 'ableist' lyrics: 'Never want to promote derogatory language'

June 16, 2022 11:47 am

"As a fat black woman in America, I have had many hurtful words used against me so I understand the power words can have"

Satya Nadella's son Zain suffered from cerebral palsy: Know about the condition

March 02, 2022 2:31 pm

Diagnosis of cerebral palsy in infants less than six months is difficult except in very severe cases, said Dr Pradeep Mahajan, regenerative medicine researcher

'Many still don't believe cerebral palsy to be a medical condition; this needs to change': Author Shikhi Sharma

January 25, 2022 12:10 pm

The banker-author's new book 'Unbeatable -- Celebrating Life with Cerebral Palsy’ traces the journey of 23-year-old Tapasvi and his undying spirit.

Swedish designer's new suit aims to improve mobility in Parkinson's, stroke and celebral palsy patients

April 26, 2021 10:57 am

The single-piece suit is equipped with 58 imbedded electrodes, which are adjusted to the user’s individual needs

World Cerebral Palsy Day 2020: What living with the condition can teach us about navigating crises

October 05, 2020 9:28 pm

Battling with COVID-19, we have a great opportunity to learn from people living with cerebral palsy, on how to effectively deal with change

Cerebral palsy: Get the right treatment at the right age

October 03, 2019 2:31 pm

Cerebral palsy is an incurable disease, but there are corrective surgeries, various therapies and assistive devices which can help them overcome disabilities and make it easier for adapting new activities of daily living.

Cerebral palsy: Surgery can help affected children improve

July 16, 2019 4:06 pm

Doctors have suggested that before the surgery, a child should be screened and evaluated to check for the eligibility for surgery so that problems such as bone deformities and contractures can be alleviated.

The Early Years: Understanding cerebral palsy

May 31, 2019 10:33 am

From birth to five years of age, a child should reach movement goals―also known as milestones―such as rolling over, sitting up, standing and walking. A delay in reaching these movement milestones could be a sign of cerebral palsy.

Mother's Day 2019: Rupali Nayak, mom of child with cerebral palsy, talks about her daughter's journey to exam success

May 12, 2019 10:52 am

Mother's Day 2019: Meet Rupali Nayak, mother of Mamta Nayak who was born with cerebral palsy and has now passed her class 10 exam securing 90.4 per cent. We take a look at her inspirational journey as a mother.