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Dr. Eric Weisman
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Aphasia (Definition)

Aphasia is defined as inability to communicate. Literally loss of language. There are many forms or manifestations ...Read more


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My 4 years old son is suffering from uncordinated movement and loss of speech as a result of mild cp.What therapy can I offer to assist his movement?

Help for mild cp: A speech pathologist should be able to help your child with communication issues. In addition to verbal communication, there are technologies to help communicate. Consult a psysiatrist (rehabilitation doctor), or pediatric neurologist and a physical therapist for help with his motor activity. You may find a coordinated program by contacting the cerebral palsy association or easter seals. ...Read more

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What is good aphasia treatment software?

Aphasia: Their is not much available in the way of software for treating aphasia. The best treatment is work with a speech therapist for speech training. ...Read more

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What's aphasia rehabilitation or therapy?

Language therapy: In the most basic terms aphasia rehabilitation seeks to restore the ability of a person to put words together for speaking (generate language) and/or understand language as a result of a brain problem. This is different from problems speaking when the parts of the throat that generate the voice sounds are not functioning properly. ...Read more

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Are there treatments for progessive aphasia?

Are there treatments for progessive aphasia?

Some: Progressive aphasia is the most difficult to treat but researcher are looking into new treatments such as electrical brain stimulation (no surgery involved) in addition to speech therapy to foster recovery. ...Read more

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I don't want to live with tonsil stones. What is the best treatment?

I don't want to live with tonsil stones. What is the best treatment?

Treatment: You can try saline gargle, use a water pick to remove them. Elimination of tonsillar crypts with chemical, laser or radiofrequency ablation also helps. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for keratosis pilaris? I know it can't be completely cured, but what can help?

What is the best treatment for keratosis pilaris? I know it can't be completely cured, but what can help?

Moisturieze: Do not scrub as it willo irritate and make it worse. Keep it well moisturized. Am lactin 12% is a good moisturizer because it contiains 12% Lactic Acid and penetrates and moisturizes from the inside and does not just sit on the surface. The skin has a fatty layer and needs something acidic to penetrate in order to provide the deeper layers with moisture. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for bone spurs in c/t spine?

What is the best treatment for bone spurs in c/t spine?

Dose it bother you: If it dose and not improve by medications, go and see neuro- surgeon he will tell out if you an operation to take it out. ...Read more

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I have a lymphnode in my breast that isn't supposed to be there. What is the best treatment?

I have a lymphnode in my breast that isn't supposed to be there. What is the best treatment?

Physician Review: Palpable nodes in the breast may or may not be lymph nodes. Any palpable nodule in the breast should be reviewed by a physician who is experienced in breast review; surgeon, OB gyn, pcp. The provider should have access to high resolution ultrasound for an in depth review of the palpable area. Treatment options range from conservative observation to surgical excision, biopsy. Seek physician review. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for myoclonic seizers when 500mg of Depakote 3 times a day isn't working I also take 100mg topamax (topiramate) 3x/day.?

What is the best treatment for myoclonic seizers when 500mg of Depakote 3 times a day isn't working I also take 100mg topamax (topiramate) 3x/day.?

Keppra (levetiracetam): If there is persistant myoclonic seizures in spite of Depakote and topomax --keppra is the best for myoclomic seizures also zonegran can help or onfi. ...Read more

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What is the?Best?Treatment for?A superior inplate compression fracture at t-6?

What is the?Best?Treatment for?A superior inplate compression fracture at t-6?

Depends: It depends on the type and location of the fracture and the age of the patient. Often times, wearing a brace and avoiding strenuous activities will allow a compression fracture to heal in younger patients. In the elderly, if these measures fail, a kyphoplasty may be an option. Check out spine-health.Com. ...Read more

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Mrsa positive. I am getting really sick. What is the best treatment?

Whoever: Made the diagnosis of MRSA should be treating you. Where do you have it? What body part? I assume you are under doctors care? What antibiotic are you on? How are you getting really sick? ...Read more

Dr. Steven Beer
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Loss Of Speech (Definition)

Mutism = inability to speak. Aphasia = loss of ...Read more


Dr. Steven Beer
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Speech Deficits (Definition)

Speech deficits = ...Read more