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What exercise can do with my 8 month old grandson?

Twofourtwelve1Twofourtwelve1 Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited November 2019 in Cerebral Palsy
My grandson is 8 months old and has cerebral pausey. What exercise can I do to help him? 

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  • thespicemanthespiceman Member Posts: 6,408 Disability Gamechanger
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  • Richard_ScopeRichard_Scope Posts: 2,725

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    edited November 2019
    Hi @Twofourtwelve1
    Good to meet you.
    Your grandson should be under the care of a paediatrician and be seeing a paediatric physiotherapist. They are the best people to speak to about what exercise you can perform at home with him. Have you taken him swimming yet? A warm swimming pool is a fantastic place to relax and stretch his limbs, it's fun for him too!
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  • April2018momApril2018mom Posts: 2,869 Member
    Hello @Twofourtwelve1

    Have you tried swimming? I take my disabled son swimming once a month. It find it helps him burn calories and maintain a reasonable level of fitness as well. He and I love it! He loves splashing around in the water. It is a great workout for me too. 
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