I Was Born With Cerebral Palsy

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 72 People

    Hope This Helps

    My husband and I have cerebral palsy and I found a website I wanted to share that is free. It is a meeting place, of sorts, where those who have needs related to their disability can find others in a similar situation. There are people who are actually paid to take a rough...
    markswife90 markswife90
    46-50, F
    1 Response Dec 7, 2012
    Supermanslover143 Supermanslover143
    18-21, F
    Jan 10, 2015

    Any One From Illinois?

    hi this is my first post, I live in springfield il, I'm working on something to share. Erik Welch
    ErikWelch ErikWelch
    31-35, M
    Oct 5, 2012
    Kaylamay17 Kaylamay17
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Mar 25, 2014

    Life Long Confession

    HI there, As the title says. I was bon with CP but I have never been a one to talk about it. (Iwas always a bit ashamed of it) Its only in the ;ast few years that I am having come to terms with it. Over the past 3 years I have a built up shoe and need  brace for...
    cpPhil cpPhil
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Dec 5, 2009

    I have terribly mild cp

    that affects all my limbs. Though, a lot of people that as close to me don't know because don't think I am fully aware of how much or how little it affects me. I mostly don't let it bother me because it is nothing that I can fix. I have a limp, which changes? does your limping...
    kcjh kcjh
    22-25, F
    Aug 19, 2015

    I Was Born the Way I Am

     15 years  ago  I was born to  a middle aged couple.They  had every test you could  imagine  to make  sure I would be normal so if not they could  terminate  the pregnancy.Well for  some reason nothing  could  have...
    powerranger powerranger
    13-15, M
    2 Responses Aug 11, 2009

    This Is My Story

    I was born with Cerebral Palsy on the 20th Aug 1960 and those years they did not know much about Cerebral Palsy. I remember school was not a very pleasant experience for me even though I wanted to go to school. I remember after my first week at school I didn't want to believe...
    italianstallion1 italianstallion1
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jun 19, 2011

    Sorry I Was Not

    but i have been care care provider not for near 30 years and have 2 kids that live with me know going on 20 years we have made our our family both of them are spastic quad
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    Sep 16, 2011
    Kaylamay17 Kaylamay17
    18-21, F
    Mar 24, 2014

    yes I was born with CP

    but that does not mean I let it get in my way I'm finishing college this year and when I do so I will get a full time job and be able to tell the government thank you for your assistance but I no longer need you I'm independent something that the doctors told me I would never do...
    me0883 me0883
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Jan 11, 2015

    Good morning world! how's everyone doing?

    (I'm doing great thanks :). Like many of us I was born with a "disability" the cool thing is I was born with an identical twin brother who is awesome and my best friend. We've both done well for ourselves despite one being disabled and the other not, the disability is a...
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    2 Responses Jun 1, 2014
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