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do people with severe cerebral palsy understand what you say?

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Dr. Hank Chambers
38 years experience Pediatric Sports Medicine
Often they do: Many many children and adults wife severe cerebral palsy understand all that is going on around them. They may have problems talking or giving you any indication that they understand, but it is clear, especially when they have the opportunity to use communication devices that many people with CP are very intelligent.
Answered on Sep 23, 2016
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