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torc2 Introduce New Forum To Help Parents

torc2 Introduce New Forum To Help Parents

  • Posted: May 21, 2014
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torc2 are pleased to announce that today we are launching a brand new forum for all the conditions we care about.

Sometimes it can be very hard being a parent when your child is diagnosed with hip dysplasia, cerebral palsy, talipes or maybe having to have a prosthetic limb fitted, to find  good information. It is often the best route to talk to parents in a similar situation who can give you first hand experience rather than text book answers.

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Understanding Cerebral Palsy

Understanding Cerebral Palsy

  • Posted: Feb 27, 2014
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Cerebral palsy (CP) is an umbrella term for a group of disorders affecting body movement, balance, and posture. Loosely translated, cerebral palsy means “brain paralysis.” Cerebral palsy is caused by abnormal development or damage in one or more parts of the brain that control muscle tone and motor activity (movement). The resulting impairments first appear early in life, usually in infancy or early childhood. Infants with cerebral palsy are usually slow to reach developmental milestones such as rolling over, sitting, crawling, and walking.

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