Warning Signs and Symptoms of Stroke

April 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

When a person suffers from stroke (a condition in which a part of the brain loses blood supply and stops working), the part of the body controlled by the affected region of the brain stops [...]

Trigeminal Neuralgia – Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

April 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Trigeminal Neuralgia is a continuous painful condition – wherein you feel pain in the face. In this condition, some of the nerves in your face get affected – as a result you feel pain, which [...]

What is Parkinson’s Disease?

April 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Parkinson’s disease is the common neurodegenerative disorder and most common movement disorder in the elderly people. It is fairly prevalent in the elderly who feel it quite disabling. Parkinson being a complicated progressive neurological disorder [...]

Common Conditions Leading to Back Pain

April 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Back pain may result if something disturbs the way in which your joints, discs, muscles and nerves fit together and move. Do you know – back pain is the leading cause of disability in people [...]

What is Migraine?

March 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Migraine is a disorder associated with repeated episodes of headache – which is usually on one side of the head. In some cases, migraine is associated with sensory or visual symptoms (Auras). Auras often arise [...]

What is Hypotonia?

March 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Hypotonia is more of a symptom rather than an ailment. It is the loss of muscle that can occur due to a number of underlying problems like neurological and non-neurological issues. In case of neurological [...]

What is Multiple Sclerosis?

March 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a type of autoimmune disease in which the immune system attacks the myelin, which is the outer covering of the nerves. Myelin sheath is wrapped all through the nerve fibers to [...]

What is Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM)?

March 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis or ADEM is characterized by a widespread attack of inflammation which takes place mainly in the brain or spinal cord. However, this inflammation is only for a short duration. The inflammation damages [...]

What is a Brain Hemorrhage?

March 8th, 2018|0 Comments

A brain hemorrhage is bleeding in and around the brain. Weak blood vessels, high blood pressure, trauma, brain injury and drug abuse can cause brain hemorrhage. What are the symptoms of brain hemorrhage? The symptoms [...]

Apraxia of Speech – Do You Pronounce Chicken & Kitchen Properly?

March 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

A motor speech disorder, apraxia of speech occurs when the signals from the brain to mouth get disturbed leading to abnormal lip movement. In other words, the individual affected with this motor speech impairment cannot [...]

6 Signs you could be at a Risk of Brain Attack

February 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Stroke or brain attack can hit anyone anytime like an electric shock. Even if you survive stroke, the aftermath can be devastating - affecting your movement and speech and sometimes making you paralyzed for life. [...]

What is Muscular Dystrophy? Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

February 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Muscular dystrophy generally affects young boys. However, there are instances of muscular dystrophy in individuals in their adulthood as well. The most common form is the Duchenne muscular dystrophy. In this type, there is loss [...]