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Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Caleb 4/9/20150
Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Caleb 4/9/2015
Published: April 9, 2015 | 3 minute read

Cerebral Palsy: Don’t tell Caleb he can’t get better – he won’t believe you. Caleb and his mom. When Caleb’s parents were told that their son had Cerebral Palsy, doctors told them that his prognosis was poor and his future looked bleak. His mother, who works in the health care industry, was stunned by the diagnosis and the prognosis she had been given. Despite being given such tragic news, his parents refused to accept that Caleb could not improve and progress, and they made plans to attend the _What To Do About Your Brain- Injured Child_ course.

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Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Kira0
Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Kira
Published: January 8, 2015 | 4 minute read

Her parents report she understands at a level higher than other children her age. Kira was born 30 days premature and was delivered via emergency C-section, as the doctors saw there was fetal distress. They had to deliver her as soon as possible. Upon delivery, Kira was cyanotic and could not breathe well and she was put on a ventilator and given medications. She was also tube fed. While in the hospital, she had a severe upper respiratory infection that lasted 2 months.

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Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Aaron 11/5/20140
Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Aaron 11/5/2014
Published: November 5, 2014 | 2 minute read

Cerebral Palsy Success Story Aaron was delivered prematurely by emergency cesarean section. He was not breathing and needed the help of a respirator to survive his first day. He weighed less than four pounds. At four months of age, he was diagnosed with cerebral palsy. Before his first birthday, Aaron had his first seizure and was started on anti-convulsant medication. Before his second birthday, Aaron had already been hospitalized for pneumonia twice, and a tube was inserted for his feeding.

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Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Benedetta 3/14/20140
Cerebral Palsy Success Story: Benedetta 3/14/2014
Published: March 14, 2014 | 2 minute read

Benedetta was born 3 months prematurely after a long and difficult labor. At birth, Benedetta had respiratory distress and was administered oxygen immediately. She was kept in the Intensive Care Unit to be monitored and tube fed. She spent the first 3 months of her life in the hospital. When Benedetta was 10 months old, doctors saw that she was not developing like other children. She could not crawl or creep.

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Brain-Injured Kids and Labels part 20
Brain-Injured Kids and Labels part 2
Published: March 6, 2014 | 2 minute read

Everyone knows someone who has a child with a problem. Parents who have a child with a learning problem are desperate for information. When a parent of a child with a learning problem contacts The Institutes, the questions he or she asks are usually the same ones that are asked over and over again. We have chosen some of the most common questions and their answers in the hope that the parents of theses children can learn more about the brain and the most effective means of treating the brain.

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