The Ataxia Neuropathy Spectrum

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Right sided headache

He complaints of on & off right sided headache above neck along with eye pain since 3 days. No neck pain or fever. Pain lasts for 1-2 hours and gets relieved on own. Visited ophthalmologist and was advised eye drops -Olapalat for 1 month.

Disk herniation in L5 S1

Disk herniation in L5 S1, doctor is suggesting to go for minor surgery. Is it really required. Can it be resolved with medicines. He also mentioned that the slip disk is pressing nerve which is going to left leg. The reason for consulting neurologist is that my dad sometimes feel back pain and left leg not having sense. Please guide.

TIA stroke

Hi,my mother had TIA stroke 2mnths back.we consulted doc ,done with MRI,reports are normal.We then consulted neurologist, she had asked for Brain MRA and more tests like thyroid T3 T4 TSH,scrum,etc. High BP medicines are taken though BP high numbness and weakness she feels in every 3-4 days. Can u help if these test are required for further treatment for the same.Since other doctors said MRI was not required, henceforth .

Intracerebral haemorrhage

My father suffered from intracerebral hemorrhage in right parieto-occipital lobe and undergoing treatment right now.I have read about aromatherapy and how essential oils can cross blood brain barrier without any side effects.I would like to know which essential oils are the most suitable for brain healing and reducing cerebral edema.Also,where to procure the same so that quality is ensured.

Forehead pain

I have a pain on the left side of forehead from 2 months & difficulty in concentration.. Always talking in mind... while reading a text in mind gets headache and also from maths calculation

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Seizures: (Names – Fits, Convulsions)

Seizures are situations where there is a brief alteration in motor, sensory, autonomic or behaviour function.It could be due to various causes.Causes:Anoxic – lack of oxygen, Syncope( Fainting)Cardiac – heart abnormalities causing lack of blood supply to brain.Febrile ...

Fainting: Word of Caution

This is probably the commonest cause of losing consciousness.The main reason is that there is not enough blood flowing to the brain. A very good website to look at is www.stars.org.uk.Episodes usually occur in children in their teenage years and often there is a family history. A ...

Epilepsy in Children

A seizure is a disruption of the electrical communication between neurons. There are different types of seizures ranging from subtle absences up to life threatening tonic clonic movement (vigorous shaking) in which sudden stiffening and shaking of body associated with unresponsiveness,loss of ...

Symptoms of Learning Disabilities in Children

DefinitionDisorder of one of the basic psychological processes involved in understanding or in using language, spoken or written, which may manifest itself in an impaired ability to listen, speak, spell, read, write, think (e.g. planning) or to do mathematical calculations (not due ...

Child Health and Febrile Seizures: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Febrile seizures are fits that is associated with a significant rise in body temperature in children ages of six months to five years. Febrile seizures are also known as fever fits or febrile convulsion.SymptomsDuring simple febrile seizures, the body will become stiff and ...

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