THE INVENTION THAT HELPED ME WRITE AGAIN

7 December 2016 / Last updated at 02:20 GMT When Emma Lawton was 29 she was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. As a graphic designer, drawing is a huge part of her life but over the past three years the tremor in her hands has grown more pronounced stopping her from writing and drawing straight lines.   Enter Haiyan Zhang and her … [Read more...]

NEW ULTRASOUND TECHNOLOGY COULD BE USED TO TREAT PARKINSON’S TREMORS

Christie Abagon First Posted: Dec 09, 2016 04:07 PM EST Tremors are caused by an abnormal brain circuit which transmit tremors from nervous system to the muscles. Doctors usually prescribe medications to treat tremors, but if a patient does not respond to medication, surgery may be performed. Doctors in the UK were able to treat a man who … [Read more...]

TEMPOROMANDIBULAR DISORDER

TEMPOROMANDIBULAR DISORDER (TMD) Jeffrey Brown, DDS   The most common symptom of TMD is noise in the joint. Pain in the jaw muscles and in the temporomandibular joint (jaw joint) are also common symptoms of TMD. It is not uncommon for pain to also spread around your ears to your head, neck, shoulders and back. However, people with … [Read more...]

PRESIDENT-ELECT TRUMP IS IN FAVOR OF BLOCK GRANT MEDICAID

BLOCK GRANT MEDICAID Ronald Fatoullah, Attorneys at Law One of President-Elect Donald Trump’s signature campaign health care promises was repealing the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare. But his election, coupled with Republican control of both the House and Senate, means that there will also almost certainly be a new GOP effort … [Read more...]

HEALTH AIDES MADE EASY

Health Aides Made Easy is an E-commerce business that originated as a family-owned business in 2015 by Robert and Nancy Schlesinger.   Robert retired from a career on Wall Street and Nancy, before her retirement, was a partner in a fashion jewelry company. After a few years of retirement both wanted to get “on purpose” with a business … [Read more...]