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Cerebral palsy

Trusted information about cerebral palsy from leading Australian health organisations, including links to what it is and risk factors for cerebral palsy.

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Cerebral palsy symptoms

Symptoms of cerebral palsy range from muscle stiffness and weakness to balance problems. Learn all about the four main types of cerebral palsy here.

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Living with cerebral palsy

Trusted information about living with cerebral palsy.

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Cerebral palsy diagnosis

Learn about the ways cerebral palsy can be diagnosed, including tests and scans doctors may do. Getting the right diagnosis can be difficult but is important.

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Nervous system diseases

Problems of the nervous system include Alzheimer's, Bell's palsy, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis, neurofibromatosis, Parkinson's, sciatica, shingles and stroke.

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Scoliosis

Trusted information about scoliosis, including what it is, causes, symptoms, types, diagnosis and treatment options plus links to trusted resources.

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Bunions

A bunion is a bony lump that forms at the main joint between the big toe and the foot and pulls the joint out of line. Read about the treatments and more here.

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Speech pathology

Speech pathology aims to help people who can’t communicate effectively. Learn more about speech pathologists, what they do and how they can help.

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Dysphagia (difficulty swallowing)

Dysphagia (difficulty swallowing) includes problems with sucking, swallowing, drinking, chewing, eating, dribbling, or closing the lips. Find out more here.

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Flat feet (fallen arches)

Flat feet (or 'fallen arches') refers to the foot’s arch being lower than normal. It can cause pain in the foot, leg or elsewhere. Learn how to treat it here.

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Diazepam

Diazepam is mainly used to treat people with anxiety. This page explains how it works, its risks and other treatment options available in its place.

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