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Are there alternative treatments for spastic paralysis?

Alternative treatments for spastic paralysis are physical and occupational therapy. Physical therapy helps to increase muscle strength and motion for those whose spastic paralysis is caused by either heredity or cerebral palsy. Additionally, for those with cerebral palsy, occupational therapy does much to increase confidence and a sense of independence in daily living. Speech therapy can greatly help in communication for these people as well. Counseling and support for family and caregivers is encouraged.

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