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Massage Therapy and Chiropractic Adjustments for Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy

Now that E is older, we have again broached massage therapy and chiropractic as treatment options for her spasticity.  E had several chiropractic adjustments when she was an infant after her traumatic birth, and we tried myofascial release massage therapy when she was around 3 years old but she HATED it, so we haven’t done either for a number of years now. 1,357 more words

Life With A Stroke Survivor

Our Orthoses and Therapies Age 4-5 - SPIO, McKie, Bamboo, Ottobock

As E gets older, her orthotic and therapy needs change as well.  This is very individual, but I will update with what is working (or hasn’t worked) for us! 1,315 more words


National Pediatric Stroke Awareness Month 2017!!!!

May is National Pediatric Stroke Awareness Month. This month is something that I can relate to because I had an in utero stroke that caused me to be diagnosed with right hemiplegia. 204 more words


Children have strokes too.

Yes, children really do have strokes. There are different kinds of strokes, you can read about them here. E had a stroke on that Monday in April 2015, which caused the seizure. 1,451 more words


{My Sweet Middle Child}

{ A Child is a gift whose worth cannot be measured except by the heart} -Theresa Ann Hunt
Oh my goodness… My middle child, my first daughter.  300 more words