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A sportscaster with cerebral palsy is getting his shot at the big time this week, calling a nationally-televised Major League Baseball game.

The creator of the new ABC comedy "Speechless" is drawing from personal experience growing up with a brother with special needs to show a family that makes things work despite challenges.

Animated film about Cerebral Palsy that Tegan helped to write and produce.

Overview of adult services, assistive technology, children's services, community services and outreach available to people with disabilities.

Researchers believe that video games have potential to be a key therapy to improve the motor skills of children diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy. Find out what research has been done to support the claim.

Spending time standing on a special vibration plate may lead to stronger bones, better mobility and an improved outlook for those with cerebral palsy, a new study suggests.

Learn all about cerebral palsy (CP), one of the most common congenital disorders of childhood. Help your child or teen manage the condition, and find the help and services that kids with CP are entitled to.

UCP applauds the decision from the Department of Health and Human Services to release Rosa Maria Hernandez, a 10 year-old girl with Cerebral Palsy held in

Cerebral Palsy is the most common movement disorder in children. It can be caused in a number of different ways and has a variety of manifestations. The core of the affliction is the presence of lesions on the portions of the brain that are responsible for movement, balance, and posture and there is...

Melbourne researchers have found a breakthrough for cerebral palsy. They can now stop, and even reverse brain damage by pumping cord blood back into the newborns, who are often starved of oxygen. Low oxygen levels during childbirth can cause severe brain injuries. Researchers at the Monash Medical Centre feel that with this, they will be

A surgery that improves mobility for some kids with cerebral palsy leaves others even more likely to lose balance. Now researchers are working to understand who's most likely to benefit.

It's a picture perfect Friday night. There's not a place in the world Collin Jacobsen would rather be. It's a moment in time that by all accounts should NOT be happening.

In the final session of the DC Metro Business Leadership Network's 2015 Disability @ Work Series, United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) will provide a broad understanding

United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) educates, advocates and, provides support services to ensure a life without limits for people with a wide range of disabilities.

Unable to speak, confined to a wheelchair, and a successful artist: social networking has helped the artist Michael Hanrahan, or Stigy, to sell his paintings around the world

New federal data suggests that the number of children born with cerebral palsy is largely steady though some kids are at higher risk than others for the developmental condition.