Cerebral Palsy News and Research

Latest Cerebral Palsy News and Research

Master gene that controls the first breath a newborn infant

Master gene that controls the first breath a newborn infant

Researcher looks for clues to degenerative, deadly disease called Ataxia-telangiectasia

Researcher looks for clues to degenerative, deadly disease called Ataxia-telangiectasia

Having an infant in poor health decreases the chances a couple living together 12 to 18 months later

Having an infant in poor health decreases the chances a couple living together 12 to 18 months later

Tiny babies may face development and behaviour problems

Tiny babies may face development and behaviour problems

Botox injections to treat children with cerebral palsy

Botox injections to treat children with cerebral palsy

Botox may help improve movement in children suffering from cerebral palsy

Botox may help improve movement in children suffering from cerebral palsy

Florida-based online pharmacy illegally prescribed the powerful painkiller Vicodin to an Illinois state employee

Florida-based online pharmacy illegally prescribed the powerful painkiller Vicodin to an Illinois state employee

Stem cell research may one day help cerebral palsy

Stem cell research may one day help cerebral palsy

Mother’s milk may not be best for preterm babies

Mother’s milk may not be best for preterm babies

Premature babies, better to delay where possible, to minimise brain damage

Premature babies, better to delay where possible, to minimise brain damage

Teen birth rate hits record low and prevalence of overweight among children has increased

Teen birth rate hits record low and prevalence of overweight among children has increased

Ohio State budget cuts jeopardize medical coverage

Ohio State budget cuts jeopardize medical coverage

Eleven states oppose mercury emissions proposal

Eleven states oppose mercury emissions proposal

California Attorney General says emissions plan fails to adequately protect air, public health

California Attorney General says emissions plan fails to adequately protect air, public health

Lawsuit against 3 largest U.S. canned tuna companies for failing to warn about exposure to mercury

Lawsuit against 3 largest U.S. canned tuna companies for failing to warn about exposure to mercury

Topiramate may protect newborns from brain injury and long-term neurologic problems caused by excitotoxicity

Topiramate may protect newborns from brain injury and long-term neurologic problems caused by excitotoxicity

17,000 immigrant children and parents in Washington state have lost public health coverage

17,000 immigrant children and parents in Washington state have lost public health coverage

Head-cooling device prevents brain damage in oxygen-deprived newborn babies

Head-cooling device prevents brain damage in oxygen-deprived newborn babies

Brain damage at birth can be reversed

Brain damage at birth can be reversed

Botox helps children with cerebral palsy

Botox helps children with cerebral palsy