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Mad Cow Disease In Humans, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Mad Cow Disease in humans, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Mad Cow Disease in human occurs when humans eat diseased tissue from cattle infected with Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy This disease is caused by a prion that is an infectious abnormal protein that can attack the brain From the onset the illness can cause deterioration of the brain until the person dies
Chiari Malformations, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Chiari Malformations, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases A Chiari malformation occurs when the lower part of the brain pushes down into the spinal canal during fetal development 4 types present: Type I mainly children Type II - spina bifida Type III & IV are rare, incompatible with life Hearing & dizziness are common Diagnosis: MRI brain Treatment: Surgery Pain relief
Nystagmus, (Rapid Eye Movements) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Nystagmus, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Nystagmus is a symptom seen as repetitive, involuntary to and fro oscillation of the eyes The involuntary eye movements of nystagmus are caused by abnormality in the brain areas controlling eye movements and balance Diagnosis: Spin test Romberg test MRI brain Electrooculography Treatment: Prisms Contact lens Anticonvulsant
Beat MS Now!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Tips on dealing with MS, with disability, with wheelchairs, with government agencies and the stress of it all. Written by a married couple who face this daunting challenge with relentless good humor and a magical marriage that has stood the test of time.
Horner Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Horner Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Horner syndrome is caused by a disruption of a nerve pathway from the brain to the face and eye The signs are: Ptosis Miosis Anhidrosis Causes: Stroke Brainstem tumor Injury to nerve to face and eye Diagnosis: MRI brain Pharmacological testing with cocaine eyedrop Treatment: Cosmetic repair Treatment of the cause
Pseudobulbar Palsy, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Pseudobulbar Palsy, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Diseases Pseudobulbar Palsy (PBP) is when a person loses control of facial muscles and has trouble chewing or speaking caused by injury to neurons of brainstem Causes: Supra-nuclear palsy Motor neuron disease Symptoms: Dysphagia Paralyzed Tongue Diagnosis: MRI Electromyography Treatment: Anttidepressant Speech therapy Diet
Morton Neuroma, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Morton Neuroma, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Morton’s Neuroma (inter-digital neuralgia) causes pain in the forefoot especially between between the third and fourth toes. Injury cause swelling of the nerve leading to pain. Diagnosis: Palpable tender mass MRI Treatment: Surgical removal of neuroma Decompress nerve Lignocaine/steroid injection Avoid Tight shoes
Herpes Zoster, (Shingles) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Herpes Zoster, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Herpes zoster or Shingles occurs where a crop of blisters caused by the varicella zoster virus form a band across one side of the chest, abdomen or face Herpes zoster is a painful blister forming rash affecting one nerve. Diagnosis: VZV DNA positive Treatment: Antiviral drugs Painkiller Antidepressant Rest Cold packs
Arachnoiditis, (Inflamed Arachnoid) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Arachnoiditis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Arachnoiditis is a pain disorder caused by the inflammation of the arachnoid, the middle layer of the 3 membranes of the meninges Causes: Chemicals Infection Trauma Symptoms are: Pain insects creeping on skin Tingling Diagnosis: CT and MRI scan Treatment: Pain relief Physiotherapy Psychotherapy Intra-thecal steroid inj
The Syrinx, (Syringomyelia) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes The Syrinx, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases The Syrinx is a cyst-like collection of cerebrospinal fluid that forms in the spinal cord As a syrinx enlarges it causes pressures and damages nerve fibers Causes: Birth defect Spinal injury & tumor Symptoms: Muscle function loss Pain down the legs Diagnosis: MRI brain Spinal CT scan Treatment: Physiotherapy Shunt system
Hydrocephalus, (Fluid in Brain) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,590. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Hydrocephalus, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Hydrocephalus is a disorder where there is excess accumulation of brain fluid This collection causes harmful pressure on the brain tissues Causes are: Inheritance Infection Tumor Symptoms: Unusually large head Headache Poor balance Diagnosis: CT, MRI,ultrasound Treatment: Shunt system Endoscopic third ventriculostomy
Apraxia, (Poor Skilled Movements) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
This book describes Apraxia, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Apraxia is a poorly understood disorder of the brain and nervous system Causes of acquired apraxia: Brain tumor and injury Stroke Diagnosis is: CT or MRI scans of the brain Electroencephalogram Learning tests in children apraxia of speech Treatment is: Physiotherapy Dopamine agonist Antispasticity treatment Speech therapy
Kernicterus, (Bilirubin Encephalopathy) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
This book describes Kernicterus, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Kernicterus denotes yellow kern, kern being the structures of the brain that are involved such as the basal ganglia, hippocampus and cerebellum. This occurs in babies. Diagnosis: Bilirubin level higher than 340 µmol/L Brain and hearing defects Treatment: Phototherapy Exchange transfusion Intravenous Immunoglobulin Fluids
Motion Sickness, (Travel Sickness) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Motion Sickness, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Motion sickness is a frequent problem in people traveling by car, train, airplanes and boats. Motion sickness can begin suddenly, with a queasy feeling and cold sweats. It can then result in dizziness and nausea and vomiting Treatment is by: Medicines called antiemetics Transdermal scopolamine Antihistamines Ginger
Burning Mouth Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Oral health
This book describes Burning Mouth Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is a non-inherited, non-infectious chronic disorder characterized by a burning intra-oral painful sensation Primary BMS is linked to abnormal sensory nerves of the mouth Secondary BMS is caused by an underlying medical disorder. Treatment: Behavior therapy Antidepressant Capsaicin
Tourette Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Tourette Syndrome (TS), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. TS is a neurological disorder with multiple repeated tics. TS tends to be passed down through families TS has non-genetic cause in 10% of children. Diagnosis is by: Many motor tics and 1 or > vocal tics for >3 months Tics before age 18 Treatment is by: Talk therapy Medicine Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery
MS, Me & God
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,790. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2017 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Ginny was a happy, ordinary working wife and mother of two young boys, when Multiple Sclerosis (MS) burst into her life. This book takes you through the first dramatic 18 months leading to God's healing touch.
Aphasia, (Difficulty Understanding) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Aphasia, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Aphasia is a disorder caused by injury to the parts of the brain that are accountable for language production, causing difficulty understanding. Diagnosis is by: Tests of the ability to comprehend MRI of brain Treatment is by: Speech therapy Electronic communication aids e.g computer Brain stimulation methods e.g.TMS, tDCS
Curaciòn del Parkinson
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: Spanish. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
En el transcurso del libro hago un repaso de lo que se conoce sobre la enfermedad de Parkinson haciendo una revisión de la definición,diagnostico,diagnóstico diferencial, trastornos asociados, tratamientos y pronostico, luego se hace mención de los últimos descubrimientos hechos hasta hoy
Tics (Involuntary Body Movements) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,140. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Tics, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Tics are abrupt, purposeless, and involuntary vocal sounds or muscular jerks. Causes are due to changes in the basal ganglia that control movement. Genetics play a part. Childhood infection may cause tics. Diagnosis is by: History and signs of tics Treatment is by: Behavioral therapy Dopamine antagonists Surgery and DBS

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