What is Paraplegia ?

Paraplegia also refers to as partial paralysis is a form of impairment in function from the waist down. There is usually a deficit in sensation and loss of movement in the legs and pelvic region caused by an injury to the spinal cord, brain or both. Injury to the spinal Read more…

How Long Injury Takes To Fully Heal

The timing of injury healing generally differs depending on the affected tissues. I will be talking about soft tissue knee injury; its occurrence is quite common yet remains poorly understood outside the hospital settings. Soft tissue knee injury is a common disorder of the musculoskeletal system affecting millions of people Read more…

Disability Jobs

  What is a disability? Disability refers to a mental or physical impairment affecting a person, resulting in his or her inability to carry out normal day to day activities. There are people who have disabilities affecting their cognitive power like those with Down’s syndrome who often can perform only Read more…

Spasticity – spastic

Spasticity is a condition in which the muscles are hyperactive. Spasticity, also known as spastic paralysis is an abnormal increase in muscle tone and stiffness.It occurs typically as a result of insult to the nerve pathway controlling the movement of muscle Causes of spasticity Sudden onset of spasticity may be Read more…

Spinal Cord Nerve Damage

Spinal cord nerve damage, more commonly referred to as spinal cord injury or spinal cord nerve injury is damage to any part of the spinal resulting in permanent changes in the normal function of the spinal cord. Injury from spinal nerve damage often leads to profound neurologic deficits and disability Read more…

What is Spinal Cord ?

The spinal cord is a part of the nervous system; it is essentially a collection of nerve extending from the base of the brain to the lower back. It is a long, thin, cylindrical nervous s structure running through the vertebral column. The spinal cord along with the brain makes Read more…