Tag cerebral palsy

How To Support A Child With Cerebral Palsy

A child’s cerebral palsy diagnosis affects his or her entire family, leading to uncertainty. Once you have come to terms with the challenges presented by cerebral palsy as a parent, your next thought will be how to support your child

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What You Need To Know About Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is a disorder of movement, muscle tone or posture, that is caused by damage that occurs to the immature, developing brain often before birth. Its chance of occurrence is as frequent as one in every 400 babies. Learn more

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Little Girl With Cerebral Palsy Left For The Dead In A Latrine By Her Mother | See Who Helped Her

The little girl pictured above was reportedly abandoned at a pit toilet in Akwa Ibom by her own mother. The little girl identified as Mmeyene Abasi has Cerebral Palsy and may have been abandoned sometime around May. Her mother got

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MUST READ: “Through her, I discovered giving up is not an option” Mum of a Child Living With Cerebral Palsy, Helen Dan-Arry Shares Powerful Message

Helen Dan-Arry is a mum-of-three who lives in the Northern part of Nigeria. When she had her twins babies, a boy and a girl in 2013, little did she know that her daughter would be dealing with some severe health

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Man Living With Cerebral Palsy, Joshua Sopeju, Beats The Odds to Become Computer Science Graduate

Joshua Sopeju, a 30-year-old Nigerian man with cerebral palsy – a condition marked by impaired muscle coordination and caused by damage to the brain, has beaten all odds to make himself and family members proud. Sopeju was among 14,771 graduates of the National

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UPDATE: Mother of Special Needs Child Abused her Physiotherapist Speaks Out

Yesterday, the horrific video of a special needs child being abused by her physiotherapist was shared by the child’s mum who runs the popular blog, Diary of a Special needs Mom Initiative, read here. Now the mother of the child has

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Overcoming Adversity: Single Mum Raises a Genius Son Despite his Cerebral Palsy

Zou Hongyan from Jingzhou, Hubei province has become an Internet sensation after news of how she single-handedly raised her son, afflicted with severe cerebral palsy, to become a law student at Harvard. According to En.People.cn, 29 years ago, a medical

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”I was advised to inject my son with a lethal substance to end the shame” –  Kogi First Lady, Amina Oyiza Bello Speaks on Cerebral Palsy

Amina Oyiza Bello, wife of Governor of Kogi State and Founder of Hayat Foundation which specializes in assisting children afflicted with cerebral palsy, has reason to worry over the continued neglect of children afflicted with this disorder. She has suggested

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Giving Back: First Lady Of Kogi State Celebrates With Special Needs Children Through Her Hayat Foundation

Amina Oyiza Yahaya Bello, Wife of The Executive Governor of Kogi State and also Co-Founder of the Hayat Foundation is passionate about giving back. She has taken her passion about the needs of special needs and disabled people to another level,

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Hearing Impaired Man and Lady Living With Cerebral Palsy Find Love

The wedding ceremony between Paul Egbezokhai Kadiri and his heartthrob, Grace Olufunke Omooba, took place at Jesus Kids Orphanage in Ibadan, Oyo state over the weekend. The newly married couple in love tied the knot in the presence of well

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Amazing Moment Woman Breastfeeds Hungry Baby Abandoned On the Street

An incredible moment a woman who had only just given birth to her baby found a starving baby abandoned on the street in China, and proceeded to breastfeed her. According to Dailymail, the unnamed mother, who is 26-years old, volunteered to

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