July 5, 2018

A stroke is a medical emergency, which results in lack of blood supply to the brain for a while. Due to the break in blood supply, the affected part of the brain undergoes loss of cells. Several red signals include trouble in seeing, blackening and slurred speech. This can be accompanied by numbness or paralysis. …


June 30, 2018

While holding a teacup and drinking from it is easy for us or routine, this action from the cup to lip is a huge challenge for children affected with cerebral palsy, a neurodegenerative condition that affects children and causes irreversible damage to the nervous system of a child and its family. Roughly two per 1,000 …


Stem cells are the cells having the ability to differentiate into specific cell types. Due to their ability to regenerate, the stem cells are used to treat many serious disorders. Stem cell therapy (SCT) is a technique to treat several non-serious to severe life-threatening disorders, such as neuromuscular disorders, degenerative disorders, hematopoietic disorders etc. The …


Autism spectrum disorders are complex neurodevelopment disorders characterized by problematic social interactions, repetitive stereotyped verbal and non-verbal behaviors, and minimum verbal communications.The etiology is multifactorial including genetic and environmental factors. Conventional treatment of autism involves behavioral therapy and medical management. However neither of these approaches is effective in curing the disease completely. Stem Cell Therapy …


Cerebral palsy is one of the most common forms of disabilities in childhood. The most important cause for cerebral palsy is damage to the brain before or during birth, or in childhood. The disease affects the muscles that move in a coordinated fashion. Each of the movements we do with our muscles, say, moving our …


Cerebral palsy is a broad term used to describe a condition that affects cognition and muscle functions and occurs due to an abnormal development of the brain or injury during or before birth. Such children find it difficult to perform coordinated movements with their muscles such as walking or grasping or tying their laces. In …


June 27, 2018

Parkinson’s disease is a progressive, chronic disorder of the nervous system characterized by tremor, postural instability, slow movement or bradykinesia, muscle stiffness in any body part, loss of automatic movements, and sometimes speech problem. This neurodegenerative disorder occurs due to gradual impairment and ultimate death of certain nerve cells or neurons that produce a chemical …


June 21, 2018

Autism is a spectrum of disorders characterized by impaired social interactions, mood alterations, repetitive stereotyped behavioral patterns, communication problems, cognitive delays, and metabolic problems. Treatment of autism Autism is a neural developmental disorder along with weak immune system and neuro-inflammation. Autistic patients normally have impaired neurons controlling memory, speech, concentration, and attention thereby show reduced …


June 20, 2018

Autism is a spectrum of disorders classified as neural developmental disorders. The main characteristics of autism are impaired social interactions, mood alterations, repetitive stereotyped behavioral patterns, communication problems, cognitive delays, and metabolic problems. Multiple factors including, genetic, environmental, immunodeficient, and viral factors play an important role in the development of autism. Treatment of autism There …


June 19, 2018

As a parent, one of the most challenging tasks is to adapt to your child’s psychology and unpredictable behaviour. And when it comes to the autism the stress increases more due to the problem associated with communication, social interaction,and behaviour according to the societal norms. Studies have indicated that families with children suffering from mild …