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Is There Any Way To Know Risk Of Down Syndrome
Increases with Age: Increasing age of mom increases the risk of down's syndrome. Otherwise no known way to change the outcome other than have babies at a younger age. ...Read more
How to know which kind of erb's palcy is newborn? Is there any way to know if nerves broken or only damaged?
Brachial plexus: injury can be upper-C5C6C7-erbs palsy,and less common-C5-Ti in C5 C6-injury the hand and wrist movt are preserved if C7 is involved there is also flexion of wrist and fingers a neurologist needs to evaluate electrodiagnostic studies and imaging helps diagnosis so surgical nerve repair and reconstruction can be done ...Read more
Supportive care: Shaken baby syndrome is one cause brain injury that can lead to long term disabilities. It fits as a cause of cerebral palsy, and recovery and treatments are similar to CP from other causes. Infants have more capacity to improve than adults from the same injury, so pt, ot & speach rx may maximize improvement. Unfortunately some SBS cases have major brain injury & may not gain much function. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
This may be genetic: Your physician can help clarify if this is genetic. By that I mean it can run in families. There are famous people like the football player Kevin Singletary who had a flat head and this runs in his family. ...Read more
Not really: I say quit worrying about it. You are probably very normal in size and may still develop some more. ...Read more
It is possible: There are many methods to reduce anxiety. Deep breathing: inhale slowly, hold, exhale slowly. Thought stopping: stop. Replace a disturbing thought with a positive one. Visualization: create a relaxing image to use when anxiety starts.Cognitive behavioral therapy (cbt), successfully teaches how to change thinking and affect feelings. Consult a specialist to find an approach that best fits you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See below:: The major symptoms of usher syndrome are hearing loss and an eye disorder called retinitis pigmentosa, or rp. Rp causes night-blindness and a loss of peripheral vision (side vision) through the progressive degeneration of the retina. There is no cure for usher syndrome. The best treatment involves early identification so that educational programs can begin as soon as possible. ...Read more
CBT: Seek a cognitive-behavioral therapist who specializes in phobias. One method they use is systematic desensitization which slowly and incrementally brings the person closer and closer to the thing they are afraid of in slow, graduated steps that help make the anxiety more tolerable. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: There are a # of ways to address anxiety: cognitive behavioral therapy, behavior modification, individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, psychotropic medications, qi gong, tai chi, acupuncture, acupressure, homeopathy, meditation, yoga, exercise program or progressive muscle relaxation. Aim for 7.5 - 8 hours of sleep/ night. Daily physical activity is optimal in a green space. Eat healthfully. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Stealing: This is a form of compulsive maladaptive behavior to feelings of loss deprivation and conflict. Cognitive behavioral treatment is best. ...Read more
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