Hemiplegia / Hemiparesis / Stroke

Discussion and Support group for mums of children who have suffered a prenatal or post natal stroke.

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Left sided weakness

Hi Everybody! A bit about us... My Son Ollie was diagnosed as having suffered a pre/postnatal stroke leaving him with a left sided weakness. (Hemiplegia/hemiparesis) He's...

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Left sides

My 6 year old has mild Hemiplegia which affects her left side and Epilepsy with generalized tonic clonic seizures and petit mal seizures. She is mobile and able to walk but...

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Hemiplegia

My 6 year old has mild Hemiplegia which affects her left side and Epilepsy with generalized tonic clonic seizures and petit mal seizures. She is mobile and able to walk but...

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right side weakness

Hi. I've been reading everyone's post on prenatal stroke and the weakness it causes to one side. My 15 month daughter has weakness, and we have a neurologist appointment in 2...

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Aquatic Therapy

I am looking for tips on aquatic therapy for my 17 month old son with cerebral palsy hemiplegia left side affecting the right side of his body.

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Just wondering

I just found this group and was wondering if anybody visits often. The threads are all old and I would like to know if other mom's are on here often. I'm looking for support. My...

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Finally!!!

I am so glad that there is a group for this! The posts look older though, do you guys still get on here???

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Pachygyria

My daughter is 10 and has pachygyria. Just wondering if there is anyone else out there with a child with the same diagnosis?

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Questions

I thought I would get a current thread going. There are quite a few Mamas in this group, and all of us are here for support in one way or another. All of us have different...

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Logan's story...

When Logan was born he seemed like a normal baby to me. I was 18 yrs old at the time, and he was my first baby. I didn't think anything was wrong. While we were in the...

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Newbie......

Hi My name is Mary and my daughter is Cailin. She is 25 months old She has right-sided hemiparesis... She was diagnosed when she was just over a year old. When she was 6-7...

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New here!

Hi! I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is Christine and our son's name is Caleb (9 months). He suffered a stroke within 72 hours of his birth. They were unable to...

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Birth control

So, I am breastfeeding my son still and am trying to avoid getting pregnant for awhile. I am worried about using a hormonal birth control method because I am afraid that it...

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Achievements!

I thought it would be lovely to have a place to share your little ones achievements no matter how big or small I'll kick off. Yesterday Ollie fed himself yogurt using a spoon,...