Movement disorders are group of neurological conditions in which there is either excessive voluntary or involuntary movement or reduced movement without any significant paralysis. Movement disorders can originate from dysfunction of brain, spinal cord, or nervous system throughout the body. …

Twitching or jerks in different parts of body brings lot of fear and anxiety in a person. Most of the time this condition is considered to be benign, meaning there is no underlying pathological problem. However, there are certain conditions …

With a jammed toe, it is difficult to move around. The toe is swollen, painful and has restricted mobility. Usually the toe gets jammed or the movement is restricted as a result from a minor sprain. Often the sprain occurs …

Inevitably sometime in your life you are bound to suffer from minor injuries in which your skin may cut, scrape or get punctured. Cuts and scrapes are common in children and toddler while playing in yard. Adults can also suffer …

Hemiplegia in medical parlance is complete paralysis of one side of the body. The word ‘hemi’ means one sided, and meaning of ‘plegia’ is severe weakness. In hemiplegia one side of arm and leg are paralyzed including one side of …

We live in an era of microbes. They are present in every nook and corner of our environment. These microbes colonize on the skin, in the respiratory tract as well as in the stomach and intestine. Majority of bacteria live …

Neck problem is universal among humans; it can be a trivial or a crippling disorder. The meaning of crick is painful muscle spasm or a cramp. A crick in neck is spasm and strain in the muscles of neck and …