Cerebral palsy dating website
Babies born with severe CP often have an irregular posture; their bodies may be either very floppy or very stiff.Birth defects, such as spinal curvature, a small jawbone, or a small head sometimes occur along with CP.
That’s her loss.” When I hardly received responses to my communication requests I started second guessing my decision.
Should I mention my mild CP in my profile, withhold the information until talking on the phone, or not discuss it at all?
Initially I thought an upfront approach served best so I included my CP into my dating profile.
Risk factors include preterm birth, being a twin, certain infections during pregnancy such as toxoplasmosis or rubella, exposure to methylmercury during pregnancy, a difficult delivery, and head trauma during the first few years of life, among others.
Cerebral palsy is defined as "a group of permanent disorders of the development of movement and posture, causing activity limitation, that are attributed to non-progressive disturbances that occurred in the developing fetal or infant brain." Cerebral palsy is characterized by abnormal muscle tone, reflexes, or motor development and coordination.