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by chai28
Tue Jun 29, 2010 10:17 pm
Forum: Cerebral Palsy Treatments
Topic: Treatments I have gone through
Replies: 12
Views: 14095

Re: Treatments I have gone through

Hi Pamela, I am a mother of a 29 year old daughter. She has spastic hemiplegia. She had hamstring release once as well as your son. She is very verbal and the answer to your question is that your son could very well have pain or spasms from the spasticity of his muscles. I don't think the imbalance ...
by chai28
Tue Jun 29, 2010 9:20 pm
Forum: Welcome - About Me
Topic: Back Spasticity along with Pain
Replies: 0
Views: 2435

Back Spasticity along with Pain

I am a mother of a 29 year old daughter with CP. She has been receiving Botox in her back for 15 years. When she sits for many hours her back tightens up and gives her some spasms in her legs. SHe just got a phenomenal opportunity for a job. :D It took her 1 and half years to find a job where the em...
by chai28
Tue Jun 29, 2010 8:54 pm
Forum: Welcome - About Me
Topic: New to the forum lots of questions
Replies: 4
Views: 5397

Re: New to the forum lots of questions

Hi Bill
I am a mother of a 29 year old daughter with CP. She takes Wellbutrin for her depression. She has tried many antidepressants, but people who have CP can have severe spasticity as a side effect of the antidepressants. Thank the Lord above that Wellbutrin has worked for her.


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by chai28
Thu Apr 29, 2010 8:04 pm
Forum: Welcome - About Me
Topic: Where to go now
Replies: 2
Views: 4332

Where to go now

Hi I am new to the forum. Thanks to all who started it and are involved in it now. I have a 28 yr old daughter (she is a twin) with CP. She cannot stand by herself. She has a walker and a wheelchair. She can transfer to bed, commode, chair etc. She is in the chair most of the time. One of her proble...