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Bells Palsy A form of Neuritis that involves paralysis of the facial nerve causing weakness of the muscles of one side of the face and an inability to close the eye Paralysis of the facial nerve; weakness of the muscles of one side of the face may result in inability to close the eye In some cases the patient's hearing may also be affected in such a way that sounds seem to him/her to be abnormally loud. Loss of taste sensation may also occur
A non progressive disorder of movement resulting from damage to the brain before, during, or immediately after birth The most common disability is a spastic paralysis. Sensation is often affected, leading to a lack of balance, and intelligence, posture and speech are frequently impaired. Contractures of the limbs may cause fixed abnormalities Other associated features include epilepsy, visual impairment, squint, reduced hearing, and behavioral problems
A progressive degenerative disease of the motor system occurring in middle age and causing muscle weakness and wasting Motor Neuron disease primarily affects the cells of the anterior horn of the spinal cord, the motor nuclei in the brainstem, and the corticospinal fibers.
Slows down brain functions Increases anxiety May paralyze the medulla oblongata
Can cause loss of messages from brain to heart or lung instantly Loss of brain cells Alters the brain into thinking it needs the drugs