Monthly Archives: January 2012

MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

DOC I HAVE MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS What is Multiple Sclerosis? Multiple Sclerosis is a progressive degenerative disease of the central nervous system with recurrent episodes of neurologic dysfunction disconnected in time and space and associated with evidence of demyelination of the … Continue reading

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HUNTINGTON’S CHOREA

DOC I HAVE HUNTINGTON’S CHOREA What is Huntington’s Chorea? Huntington’s Chorea is a progressive degenrative disease affecting basal ganglia characterized by choeiform movements (movements such as writhing, twisting, and turning in a constant, uncontrollable dancing motion) and mental deterioration. What … Continue reading

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MOTOR NEURONE DISEASES

DOC I HAVE A MOTOR NEURONE DISEASE What are Motor Neurone Diseases? Motor Neurone Diseases is a group of progressive degenerative diseases affecting motor neurones with varying corticospinal involvement. The diseases destroy cells that control important muscle activity such as … Continue reading

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DUCHENNE MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY

DOC I HAVE DUCHENNE MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY What is Duchenne muscular dystrophy? Duchenne muscular dystrophy is a genetic disease which causes rapid weakness and wasting of muscles. What is the cause of Duchenne muscular dystrophy? Duchenne muscular dystrophy is believed to … Continue reading

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PURPURA

DOC I HAVE PURPURA Purpura is a physical sign of escape of red blood cells through the endometrial wall of the dermal capillaries resulting in purplish blotches under the skin. What is the cause of Purpura? It is usually due … Continue reading

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WEIGHT LOSS 3

DOC HOW DO I LOSE WEIGHT? Control Diet 15.)Grocery store shop at outer aisles There is one common thread in all grocery store designs: the healthy foods are on the perimeter aisles. Think about it, when you go into the … Continue reading

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WEIGHT LOSS 2

DOC HOW DO I LOSE WEIGHT? Control Diet 7.)Avoid meal replacements Every day new meal replacement shakes and bars are sold on the market.They may claim to be healthy, but almost all of them contain hydrogenated oil and sweeteners. Low … Continue reading

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