Nutritional Counseling for People With Cerebral Palsy
cerebral palsy (CP) who have problems eating or who
are not gaining weight and developing as other children their age may need
evaluation by a registered dietitian. These health professionals can help
determine the specific reason for the nutritional imbalance. Typically, in
people with CP, the problem relates to:
An inability to chew because their teeth and jaws
do not fit together correctly.
An inability to control their mouth
muscles to chew and swallow food properly.
Pain or unusual
feelings in their mouths and jaws when eating.
It is possible that the main title of the report Hydrocephalus is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report.