Should Toe-Walking Concern me?

Kids walk up on their toes. Sometimes it is for fun. Other times it is to reach up to grab something, usually something they shouldn’t be! But, there are other potential medical causes of toe-walking as well. Most toe-walking in kids is benign and resolves with just “tincture-of-time.” But, because potential causes of toe-walking fallContinue reading “Should Toe-Walking Concern me?”

Never Let Your Guard Down Around Spasticity

Spasticity is a type of muscle tightness and hyperactivity that occurs when there is an injury to or malformation of the brain or spinal cord. It is commonly seen in conditions such as cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, and traumatic brain injury. It can also be seen in many genetic conditions. Spasticity can be challengingContinue reading “Never Let Your Guard Down Around Spasticity”