Be informed about Cerebral Palsy from this post.
Cerebral palsy(CP) is a common neurodevelopmental condition encountered by pediatricians. The etiological and risk factors are many and an awareness of the of the multiple factors in the causation of CP is crucial. The cause of Cerebral palsy, in many cases, may not be visible. Cerebral palsy is invariably associated with many deficits such as […]
Communication Before age one, most children begin to babble which is a significant step in the language learning process of every child. By the first birthday, most developing toddlers say a word or two, point to objects they want or want to show to someone among other things. By contrast, young children with autism tend […]
Toddlers Most toddlers with autism, have difficulty playing social games, don’t imitate the actions of others, reject cuddles initiated by a parent or someone who cares and prefer to play alone. Children and Adults Both children and adults with autism also tend to have difficulty interpreting what others are thinking and feeling. A smile or […]
CAUSES It’s not completely known what causes Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Some studies show a genetic link. Other possible causes of ADHD include: Exposure to drugs Nicotine Drinking alcohol during pregnancy Low birth weight Premature birth Nutritional (such as food additives) Brain injury and exposure to lead paint could also increase your risk of developing […]
A Significant Disorder ADHD is not the “insignificant” disorder some imagine it to be. The direct “cost of illness” associated with ADHD across all ages in the US is estimated to be over $74 billion (using conservative incidence rates estimates). A study in the year 2013 found out the following: The total spending on ADHD […]
Many people are frightened to check their blood sugar levels because they do not want to see levels that are higher or lower than their target range. However, checking your blood sugars at home and in the workplace puts you in control of your diabetes and is the most accurate way of you seeing the […]
Doctors can determine whether a patient has a normal metabolism, pre-diabetes or diabetes in three different ways. One of such ways is the AIC test. A1C test The AIC test is a blood test that provides your average levels of blood glucose over the past 3 months. Other names for the A1C test are hemoglobin A1C, […]