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Impaired Ability To Control Voluntary Movements (Overview)

Impaired ability to control voluntary movements is a symptom in which a person has uncoordinated movements when he tries to do things, usually due to a brain or nerve problem.


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How will calf implant surgery affect my ability to practice sports involving intense leg movements?

How will calf implant surgery affect my ability to practice sports involving intense leg movements?

Depends/likely: The calf implants for cosmetic enhancement of your leg will have some impact on your calf muscle performance. Okay to ask/talk to your cosmetic surgeon about this issue. Like a breast implant, the calf implants are usually under the muscle, sometimes they can be above the muscle. Take a friend with you to help with the risk/benefit visit. Good luck. ...Read more

Impaired Ability To Control Voluntary Movements (Overview)

Impaired ability to control voluntary movements is a symptom in which a person has uncoordinated movements when he tries to do things, usually due to a brain or nerve problem.


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Will this treatment affect my ability to have children? If so, should I talk with a fertility specialist before treatment begins?

Will this treatment affect my ability to have children? If so, should I talk with a fertility specialist before treatment begins?

Medical Rx Fertility: Fertility is a valuable resource. Every woman should understand their fertility, how it changes during life and how to manage and optimize it. A great time to talk with a fertility specialist is when you sense a concern. ...Read more

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After giving birth, I suffered from hemorrhoids. Now its been 3 years its painful when I have bowl movements. How can I get rid of them?

After giving birth, I suffered from hemorrhoids. Now its been 3 years its painful when I have bowl movements. How can I get rid of them?

Seek medical: Attention. Some time hemorrhoids could be treated medically and some need surgery.
In the meanwhile her are some tips.
Avoid constipation (fiber), seitz. Seek topical relief. (steroids), keep that area very clean.
Exercise. Moderate aerobic exercise, such as brisk walking 20–30 minutes a day, can help stimulate bowel function. ...Read more

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Will an ACL injury prevent my ability to travel abroad?

Will an ACL injury prevent my ability to travel abroad?

It depends.: After an ACL injury, most people can get around pretty well after about a week. You may be on crutches for the first few days after your injury, but once you're able to get around, there's no reason that you couldn't travel abroad. Check with your MD, to see if he/she wants you on any medication during your trip. ...Read more

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My herbalist told me I have a "floppy colon." what is a floppy colon, and how does it effect the frequency and ability of having a bowel movement?

My herbalist told me I have a "floppy colon." what is a floppy colon, and how does it effect the frequency and ability of having a bowel movement?

I am not aware: Of any medical condition called floppy colon. Some people have colon that is loosely attached to retroperitoneum and that can sometimes lead to volvulus, or twisting. But these conditions are usually discovered at surgery. As your herbalist what he means, and how he can tell without actually visualizing the colon. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Impaired motor ability?

What is the definition or description of: Impaired motor ability?

Excess or loss of: Impairment of motor function, stemming from lesions or chemical imbalances in the basal ganglia (mid brain) or the cerebellum. Traumatic brain injury, strokes, chemical aberrations, and metabolic disorders can cause motor dysfunction. Sometimes there is a loss of minute control of fine motor skills (writing drawing) and sometimes gross motor skills (e.g. walking, limb movement) are impaired. ...Read more

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Will being on multiple drops to control glaucoma interfere with my ability to wear contacts during the day at work?

Will being on multiple drops to control glaucoma interfere with my ability to wear contacts during the day at work?

Sometimes: Topical medications for glaucoma usually can be instilled in the morning before contact lens insertion or in the evening after removal. However, topical glaucoma medications are notorious for causing superficial punctuate keratitis of the cornea resulting in contact lens intolerance and necessitating the discontinuation of contact lens use. Preservative free drops are available which can help. ...Read more

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How do the ears control our ability to balance?

How do the ears control our ability to balance?

Ears and balance.: The vestibular mechanism, which transmits information to our brain about the location of your head in three-dimensional space, is located in the ear - one in each. ...Read more

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I have had 3 episodes where I start uncontrolled jerking and flailing. I lose the ability to speak or do anything voluntary. What's going on?

I have had 3 episodes where I start uncontrolled jerking and flailing. I lose the ability to speak or do anything voluntary. What's going on?

Seizure: This sounds a lot like a partial seizure. Where a particular part of your brain is affected by abnormal electrical activity. Not all seizures will cause people to lose consciousness. You should see you Dr. ...Read more

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Could my birth control affect my ability to orgasm?

Could my birth control affect my ability to orgasm?

Possibly: Birth control pills can affect testosterone levels in woman which can, in some women, decrease libido and ability to orgasm. Anti-depressants are another common culprit. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Can you get impaired motor ability as a symptom of dupuytren's contracture? What are the other symptoms?

Can you get impaired motor ability as a symptom of dupuytren's contracture? What are the other symptoms?

Not typical: Dupuytren's contracture begins with lumps in the palm and eventually contracts the finger into the palm. It is usually pain free and should not affect the surrounding nerves, except in unusual circumstances.

http://centraljerseyhand. Com/dupuytrens-contracture-surgery. Htm. ...Read more

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Due to its ability to supposedly assist with fertility does maca root cancel out birth control?

Maca: There's very little scientific work done on maca root. There are many claims and some published work but nothing impressive. To answer your question is my guess is it is likely completely safe with bc. There is a large population that have maca in their diet and there are no adverse effects. Also the suggested fertility benefit claims revolve around semen quality and libido. Perhaps use spermaci. ...Read more

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Does using birth control pills at this time improve your ability to have a baby later in life?

Does using birth control pills at this time improve your ability to have a baby later in life?

BCP & fertility: Using bcp's will not improve your ability to have a baby in later life. Depending upon the number of partner that you've had you increase the risk of sexually transmitted infection and tubal damage which will impair your ability to conceive. ...Read more

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My girlfriend has lupus and takes a birth control shot. Can that shot or her medication reduce her ability to climax? Anyway to regain the ability?

My girlfriend has lupus and takes a birth control shot. Can that shot or her medication reduce her ability to climax? Anyway to regain the ability?

Depends: Your girlfriend's sexual drive maybe depressed as result of medications used to treat her lupus. However, it can occur as result of birth control too. Have her talk to her doctors to see what options that can come up with for her as it depends on which medications she is taking. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Clamydia has the ability to lie dormant hiding in the digestive system despite its eradication elsewhere-Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). True?

Clamydia has the ability to lie dormant hiding in the digestive system despite its eradication elsewhere-Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). True?

Controversial: Research has demonstrated that this is most likely possible in mice, and there are some researchers who suspect that it is also possible in humans. There has not been documented auto reinfection in humans. The most common cause of reinfection after a successful treatment is a second new infection. Good luck. ...Read more

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Does birth control effect future fertility and ability to have children? Since it prevents you from ovulating, is there any future negative effects?

Does birth control effect future fertility and ability to have children? Since it prevents you from ovulating, is there any future negative effects?

None: No birth control pill, long acting injectable contraceptive, or reversible implant has any permanent or long-term effect on fertility. This is well-proven over many years, your fertility is not harmed by these methods. ...Read more

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Will long term use of birth control pills can affect your ability to conceive?

Will long term use of birth control pills can affect your ability to conceive?

No long term effect: While it is known that birth control pills cause temporary infertility, but there are no long term effect on fertility and conception. ...Read more

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Does birth control such as sprintec reduce the ability to build lean muscle mass?

Does birth control such as sprintec reduce the ability to build lean muscle mass?

No should not interf: Interfere but if u want to get on teh lowest dose pill u should get on loloestrin it only has 10 mcg estrogen it is the lowest dose and my #1 pill, I do not like tri-sprintec as it is a generic and has much more hormone, if u are trying to stay in shape u need a the lowest dose brand name pill, a generic pill can greatly vary the dose from pill-pill up to over 20%, I have run 7 marathons. ...Read more

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Do you believe long term use of birth control pills can affect your ability to conceive or is it just age?

Do you believe long term use of birth control pills can affect your ability to conceive or is it just age?

No evidence of this: Anecdotally there are people who claim infertility due to prolonged contraceptive use. I can't say there are any definitive, controlled clinical studies that suggest or confirm this claim. ...Read more

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Would 58 year old daughter have better ability to control eye pressure than 84-year mother because optic nerves are stronger & younger?

Would 58 year old daughter have better ability to control eye pressure than 84-year mother because optic nerves are stronger & younger?

Not necessarily: People can't control eye pressure. There are many factors. The most important is to have a proper eye exam and an intraocular pressure measurement by an eye doctor. Good luck! ...Read more

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Hormonal acne. Doctor gave me choice:Acutane or birth control. Will birth control affect my ability to bear children in future? Wb Acutane's side effect

Hormonal acne. Doctor gave me choice:Acutane or birth control. Will birth control affect my ability to bear children in future? Wb Acutane's side effect

Acutane: Birth control must be used with Acutane as it is a drug that is toxic to the fetus and can cause birth defects. It must be used while you are on Acutane. Once your acne is controlled and once you come off the Acutane for a month you can stop your birth control pills if you want to become pregnant. All the best. ...Read more

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When will my baby be able to control her head movement?

When will my baby be able to control her head movement?

First several weeks: Infants can move there heads at birth and over the first 2 months this improves greatly. ...Read more

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A friend had an weird event: for a few minutes, he couldn't hear and see, he couldn't even control his movements. Now he is fine. What seems to be?

A friend had an weird event: for a few minutes, he couldn't hear and see, he couldn't even control his movements. Now he is fine. What seems to be?

Neurologist: Your friend needs to be evaluated by a physician. Could have been a seizure, but it could also have been something else. A lot more history needs to be asked and an exam needs to be done. From there, further testing can be ordered if it is determined it is needed. ...Read more

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What part of your brain controls your head movement?

What part of your brain controls your head movement?

Lots: Sounds like a simple question but it is not. Some of it depends on what kind of movements. Not just one area. Movements of the tongue and other parts of the face are often assessed in cranial nerve examination, but motor strip areas, subcortical areas, and cerebellar play a part. ...Read more

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What type of muscles control involuntary movement?

What type of muscles control involuntary movement?

Invol. Muscles: Called smooth muscles, such as muscles in eye which cause constriction & dilation of pupils, muscles in intestinal tract, etc. ...Read more