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Vitamins That Help With Bells Palsy
...is a corruption of French "paralise" from Latinized Greek "paralysis." In the old days it meant any kind of persistent weakness. To this day Parkinson's disease is also called "paralysis agitans" which is a Latin translation of Dr. Parkinson's original name for it, the "shaking palsy." We've obviously reborrowed the full form "paralysis" into English as well; today ...Read more
Not Really: Many children with autism are picky eaters and have intestinal issues. Nonetheless, supplements are not helpful, expensive, and in some cases unsafe. Stories about improvement after starting a treatment appear to be compelling. However there is a lot of hidden bias in such stories. Fortunately, scientists have developed methods to test whether something really works. No supplements have worked. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
I have a mild case of spastic delpegia cerebral palsy. Wanting to get on a workout routine that would help with my cp. Any exercises that could work?
Good peds OT and PT: Kids with pvl are at greater risk for cerebral palsy among other neuromuscular disorders. There is excellent rehab for kids with pvl, and most of them involve repetitive movement and relearning how to make normal movements, recruiting more brain to enable the movement to happen. Good pt and ot will help with that, and most major centers have them. The local support groups will know the good names. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a mild case of cerebral palsy and need help with driving. What devices are out there to help me?
See below: There are many adaptive devices for people with CP who want and need to drive. These include: left footed accelerators, hand controls for brake and gas, steering wheel adaptors that only require one hand and more. The best person to see for this is a physiatrist who can then assess you and make recommendations specifically designed for your needs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Complex: Suggest working closely, with an occupational therapist, as he/she can design adaptive devices to improve function. You are close to a famous rehab center, chicago rehab, and am sure there are orthotists and therapists would can design exercises and coping skills. Have found pool therapies to be valuable in these areas. Best of luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Individualized supps: To the best of my knowledge there is no research to help answer your question, but that does not mean vitamins can't help. Cidp is an autoimmune disease & vitamins help with similar illnesses. Autoimmune disease is caused by a combination of genetic predisposition, environmental toxins & infection. These must all be addressed.Please hit the tap button below to see my comments-not enough space here! ...Read more
Hello. I have asperger's syndrome and cerebral palsy. I need help with my motor skills. What are some places to learn more motor skills?
Anything reccomended to treat bell's palsy? Besides steroids since i wasn't able to take any. Such as good products, vitamins or any facial exercises
Yes: The main goal is to promote muscle lengthening, normal range of motion and hand-eye coordination; these are most effective if performed during infancy. Gentle stretching and passive range of motion exercises can be used. Most compensatory adaptation of movement the child tries to use should be discouraged, and normal movement encouraged. Check w/ a physiatrist or osteopathic doctor for specifics. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Will radio frequency treatment help bels palsy symptoms i actually have my bels palsy from contracting ramsey hunt syndrome?
Help plz! Can schizophrenia be cured or lessened with the right nutritional vitamin supplementation?
Adjunct only: Any search for a cure for schizophrenia will result in your being bitterly disappointed. Anyone offering this is deceiving you. Whether nutritional supplements, which have been around for decades, offer measurable benefit is still debated. Neglecting scientific diagnosis and treatment is asking for disaster -- just read the newspapers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
By symptom, not age: Treatment for cerebral palsy (CP) depends on symptoms. Medication to control seizures, as well as meds and/or surgery to relieve GI problems and muscle spasticity, are options that can be used at various ages. Each CP patient has a different set of issues so it is important to consult a doctor familiar with the patient's history & progress. For adults, jobs, mobility, & independence are important. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is ginko biloba suppl used for? Will it help with anxiety or vertigo dizzy feeling? What is an herbal suppl that will help with these ailments
Unclear...: Gingko Biloba - typically associated w/ cognitive improvements like attention, concentration, and memory. Research shows mixed/inconclusive results. It could be helpful for some but not for anxiety, dizziness, or vertigo. Consider a neurology consult. Herbal supplements such as Valerian Root or Kava Kava may help with anxiety. There are alleged homeopathic remedies for vertigo. Consult naturopath. ...Read more
Is there any vitamin that can help a person with depression and also help fortify the nervous system?
Please tell me will neurofeedback help with aspergers like motor skills and hand eye coordination?
I don't know of any: studies on this topic but it is a good idea to have a session w/a neurofeedback professional and ask him/her the same question. Your doc or state psychological association can help w/referrals. Peace and good health. ...Read more
How can a person with guillain barre strength their muscles if unable to walk yet? Are there any specific vitamins I should be taking?
Yes: General health and nerve health can enhanced by a balanced diet with multivitamin and minerals. Guillain barre syndrome probably meant you were in bed a long time. Add vitamin d 2000u (or higher if blood levels dictate) to support your bone health while you attend therapies. Good luck in your recovery. ...Read more
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