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What is best treatment for delayed motor development?

What is best treatment for delayed motor development?

Recognition & PT: Early recognition & supportive physical therapy are the standard for treating developmental delays.Therapy can work to suppress abnormal primitive reflexes that impairs progress & help the kid reach milestones.Regular reassessment & goal planning are part of this process. ...Read more

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Dr. Rose Merola
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Delayed Language Skills (Definition)

Delayed language is a clinical finding in which a child does not exhibit normal language skills (including ability to speak, vocabulary, and statement complexity) given his age. ...Read more


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Is there any effective treatment for developmental dyspraxia?

Is there any effective  treatment for developmental dyspraxia?

Depends: Dyspraxias are difficulties in planning/executing complicated, multistep activities. Breaking the skill into component parts and getting help from a therapist (pt, ot or st) to better understand the motor planning needed and practice the various steps can result in improvement. Seek an evaluation from a therapist. ...Read more

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What is some treatment for delayed sleep phase syndrome?

What is some treatment for delayed sleep phase syndrome?

Hygiene, etc: Improve sleep hygiene, chrontherapy (moving hour of sleep back systematically), bright light therapy, or melatonin. See . ...Read more

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What forms of treatment are available for delayed gastrict emptying?

What forms of treatment are available for delayed gastrict emptying?

Promotility Drugs: Metoclopramide is a common drug that helps with GI motility. An antiobiotic, erythromycin, has also been shown to help GI movement. See a doctor to get to the source of delayed gastric emptying and which med may be appropriate for you. ...Read more

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What antiemetic is good for postchemotherapy (delayed phase)? 5-HT3 receptor antagonists not effective as per cancer.gov for delayed phase. Now?

What antiemetic is good for postchemotherapy (delayed phase)? 5-HT3 receptor antagonists not effective as per cancer.gov for delayed phase. Now?

Chemo nausea sucks: Here is a good review as of 2007: http://theoncologist.alphamedpress.org/content/12/9/1143.full Your oncologist or internist might like to see it. My Mom liked strong ginger candies better than Zofran (ondansetron) for years. Try Trader Joes or ?Whole Foods. Can get Chinese ginger candies from internet, but one wonders what is really in them. Can cook yourself from ginger root and sugar. Yummy. Hope it helps. ...Read more

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How effective is online speech therapy for treating autism?

How effective is online speech therapy for treating autism?

It's not helpful: The point of speech/language therapy for kids with ASD is not only to increase expressive language, it's to increase social communication, conversational turn-taking in real life situations with real human beings whose emotional & verbal response are neither scripted nor always expected. The only thing worse would be to allow hours of screen time or Baby Einstein videos. Speech = articulation. ...Read more

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Are there home remedies for delayed sleep phase?

Are there home remedies for delayed sleep phase?

Sleep restriction: Sleep restriction therapy - you figure out how many hours you're actually sleeping, then limit your window of sleep time to that amount. Gradually, as you sleep for that whole time you lengthen it. It is hard because you will be tired for days/week as you implement it. It is hard to explain in detail in such a short field but many therapists and books can help with this. It works well though! ...Read more

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Can HGH therapy work for treatment of secondary amenorrhea?

Can HGH therapy work for treatment of secondary amenorrhea?

Thanks for asking!: Hypothalamic and pituitary disorders have low levels of gonadotropin and estrogen.Hgh has not been indicated for treatment of secondary amenorrhea. In cases of turner's syndrome where recombinent hgh along with estrogen is used as part of standard treatment but not for amenorrhea per say. ...Read more

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Please describe the most effective treatment/solution for dyslexia?

Please describe the most effective treatment/solution for dyslexia?

Depends: It depends on the type of dyslexia. There are many good programs for the auditory types of dyslexia, such as orton-gillingham, lexia, and scottish rite. There is also irlen syndrome - which is a visual processing problem. This is treated with colored transparencies and glasses. ...Read more

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Is there a standardized treatment for ptsd?

Is there a standardized treatment for ptsd?

One model: There are some models in place. I was trained in the biloxi mississippi vamc treatment model for ptsd by a social worker who was a trainer for the va. It includes group therapy, family therapy, psychotropic medications, cognitive behavioral therapy and vast psychoeducation. The psychoeducation is broken down into a number of specific modules. It is an excellent and effective model. ...Read more

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Any physical therapy for a microcephaly child?how there lives can be improved?any treatment for them?send me some video for physical therapy

Any physical therapy for a microcephaly child?how there lives can be improved?any treatment for them?send me some video for physical therapy

A child with a head: size < 5th%ile for age + developmental delays needs evaluations for genetic & other medical causes by a pediatric neurologist & a developmental/ /behavioral pediatrician. Your state Early Intervention Program provides PT & other needed therapies from birth-3. If 3-5, call your school district's Child Find Team for eligibility for Early Childhood Special Education. Apply for SSI & Medicaid funds. ...Read more

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What are the most effective strategies for taking care of an ADHD peschooler?

ADHD starts at 7: In order to diagnose adhd you need "d. There must be clear evidence of clinical significant impairment in social, academic, or occupational functioning." a preschooler can't provide evidence of impairment of academic or occupational functioning. Social impairment would most likely get the diagnosis of autism. ...Read more

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Are there any good natural or alternative therapies that help supplement medications given for ADHD inattentive type?

Are there any good natural or alternative therapies that help supplement medications given for ADHD inattentive type?

Yes: There are several promising studies using zinc, magnesium, vit b6 amino acids, phosphatidylserine and neurofeedback.There are also numerous studies proving the efficacy and safety of medications (if used properly by a knowledgeable physician) behavioral intervention and parent skill training, although time consuming is efficacious and for the most part free of side effects.Discuss with your md. ...Read more

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Is there a medical and/or natural treatment for alzeimer?

Is there a medical and/or natural treatment for alzeimer?

Tx for Alzheimer's: Alzheimer's dementia is a degenerative process of the mind that continues despite our best medical treatments. We have medications that will slow the cognitive losses down. Namenda, (memantine) Aricept etc are just a few. Most cities have wonderful support groups for individuals affected by the disease. See what is available in your area. ...Read more

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Are there any effective, natural treatments for child adhd?

Are there any effective, natural treatments for child adhd?

Controversial: Few natural treatments get subjected to rigors of clinical trials, so claims can be quite controversial and most mainstream advocacy groups such as chadd.Org discuss some of the reservations at great length. Traditional stimulants are effective in majority of the cases, and the risks of exploring less rigorously studied approaches need to weigh safety vs risk of continued school or behavior probs. ...Read more

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What are solutions for delayed puberty?

What are solutions for delayed puberty?

It depends: Girls 13 + or boys 14+ who do not yet have breast or testicular enlargement have delayed puberty. Most often these kids are just late bloomers. Treatment depends on factors like, underlying illness, underweight, family history, psychosocial issues for the child given the delay. If we need to jump start the process, girls receive small doses of estrogen and boys get tesosterone for a limited time. ...Read more

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What is the potential for light therapies for treating acne vulgaris?

What is the potential for light therapies for treating acne vulgaris?

Unfortunately: Light based interventions aren't particularly effective for most. And in general are often felt to be an "adjunctive" treatment option may be best utilized for patients who cannot tolerate or decline medical therapies. ...Read more

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What medical treatment options are available for kids with attention deficit without hyperactivity?

What medical treatment options are available for kids with attention deficit without hyperactivity?

Stimulant & non-: stimulant medications are equally as effective for ADHD-Primarily Inattentive Type as for ADHD-Combined Type. The 9 symptoms of Inattention impact academics more than the 9 symptoms. of Hyperactivity/Impulsivity. One research method to measure efficacy of ADHD meds is to confirm that the kids get more math problems done & more correct when meds levels are optimal in their bloodstreams. ...Read more

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Dr. James Hocker
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Phytotherapy (Definition)

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