Cerebral palsy is a complex disability and diagnosis is not always an easy process. Doctors may suspect cerebral palsy if a baby has slow motor development (does not reach movement milestones), has tight or floppy muscle tone, or displays unusual postures.
Cerebral palsy is a group of disorders that affect muscle tone, movement, motor ability, balance and posture. Cerebral palsy usually caused by brain damage that occurs before or during a child’s birth, or during the first 3 to 5 years of a child’s life. But what can cause cerebral palsy? http://www.stemcellstcm.com/causes-of-cerebral-palsy.html
Here The Cerebral Palsy Site has put together a visual representation of facts about Cerebral Palsy and also UK statistics, from the types of Cerebral Palsy, the causes and ranges of treatment available.