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Are there alternative treatments for cerebral palsy?

The treatment your child needs depends on the severity of their cerebral palsy. In many cases, your child will need physical or occupational therapy. Physical therapy can help increase your child's mobility and strength, and occupational therapy can help your child to be more independent on a daily basis. Some children with cerebral palsy benefit from speech therapy, which can help them communicate more clearly.

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