The following are some of the conditions which impact the head and spine:
Cleft Lip & Palate
- The two plates of the skull that form the roof of the mouth are not completely joined.
- Cerebrospinal fluid circulation is impaired, resulting in a build up of fluid and pressure on the brain.
Myelomeningocele (Spina Bifida)
-The spinal cord fails to close during development causing damage to the spinal nerves.