Although there were many short-term effects of the war, there were many long-term effects as well. The most significant long-term effect is cancer. The common types of cancer caused by radiation exposure are thyroid cancer and leukemia. Even after twenty years, children of those exposed to radiation were born with birth defects. People also suffered from keloids, scars that swelled after healing, and cataracts, the condition of foggy eyes.
Capgras Delusion is a is a disorder in which the sufferer feels as if a close family member, such as a parent, spouse, sibling, or pet, has been replaced by an identical imposter. There can be many causes for capgras delusion, but many scientists believe it is simply the failure of normal brain recognition processes, which can be caused by stroke, overdose, epilepsy, or many other causes. However. other scientists believe that it is caused by the damage of the right side of the brain. Both of these causes have been tested and proven that these could very well cause people to have capgras delusion.
Harrison Bergeron was naturally good looking, but the H-G men made him do all these methods for handicapping so he wouldn’t look good. Not everyone was equal because nobody was cloned. Since nobody was cloned, everybody was a little different. Harrison’s brain never changed with all the devices on him. He was a genius.
tatistics show that eight out of 10 people experience back pain. The symptoms often occur suddenly, out of the blue. Back pain is the fifth most common requirement for hospitalization. While exercise and treatments such as physiotherapy and acupuncture can help eliminate back pain mostly people rely on pain killers to dull the pain. The problem is this doesn't fix the back pain - in fact it can may it a lot worse!
Introduction General Anaesthesia through nasotracheal intubation is a commonly preferred technique in oral and maxillofacial surgery for an unhindered surgical field.1Several complications can occur during nasal intubation such as haemorrhage, retropharyngeal dissection, partial / complete turbinectomy and mucosal tears.2-4Difficult
Parents tend to seek earache relief immediately when their child is in pain. There are several causes of earaches. In adults, it can be caused by short and long term ear infection, sore throat, arthritis of the jaw, sinus infection, buildup of ear wax or object stuck inside, ear injury and hole in the drum. In children, on the other
The high incidence of both hospitalizations and deaths related to the flu are the reason that it’s so important that everyone over 6 months of age have the flu shot. There are five special populations that influenza impacts more than the regular populations. These populations are the elderly (65 or older), pregnant women, those with
Tics are unwanted movements, twitches or sounds. Tics can be classified as motor or vocal. Motor tics are associated with movements, while vocal tics are associated with sound. Tics can also be categorized as simple or complex. Tourette Syndrome is one type of Tic Disorder.
Unwanted noise can also change the behaviour of an individual. Individuals who are exposed to noise will feel stuffy and depression. Noise can also interfere with a person's communication process. The message cannot be delivered clearly and there may be misunderstanding the intent of a message. For example, someone speaking area of the construction site in operation, it is likely the message is clearly
Upon examining a patient with presbycusis, the most typical results display “bilateral, symmetrical sensorineural hearing loss affecting the higher frequencies, particularly 2,000-8,000 Hz.” (DeBonis, D., & Donohue, C., 2008) Patients with presbycusis often feel that speakers are mumbling in conversation. This is a frequent complaint of presbycusis patients due to higher frequency speech sounds (such as certain consonant sounds) being
Being born with abnormalities is a growing incidence that people existing in this world have to learn to brave. Congenital aural atresia, failure of development of the external auditory canal, is one of the pathologies leading to challenging circumstances for those it possesses, but with growing knowledge and the advancement of technologies we are oftentimes able to find an improvable resolution. The surgical management and rehabilitation of aural atresia has varying results because each person’s condition is different; unilateral vs. bilateral atresia, age, medical history, anatomy of facial nerves and other parts, expectations, hospital and family support, etc. are all things to be considered while making the choice of treatment (Lo et al., 2014). Although some studies have shown the requirement of revision surgeries, Christensen (2015) discusses how they have proven to be successful in displaying lasting, positive results, which proves to be the main concern for the doctors involved. Helping someone achieve the optimal level of hearing is a rewarding opportunity not only for the patient but also for everyone involved in the magnificent journey to an enhancement in life.
Pneumocephalus may not cause symptoms and the body may absorb the air over time. However, if intracranial air builds up and cannot be released or absorbed, it can put pressure on your brain (tension pneumocephalus). Tension pneumocephalus is a medical emergency that requires immediate treatment. CAUSES Neurosurgery is a common cause of pneumocephalus.
Symptoms of HSE include: fever and headaches that can last up to a week, changes in behavior, seizures and hallucinations. Genital herpes (type 2 herpes), is caused by sexual interaction. Many people do not know they have the virus because there may be no symptoms or sores. For newborns, symptoms include: lethargy, seizures, irritability and poor feeding. Both meningitis and encephalitis are contagious and can be spread through contact of saliva, mucus and feces.
Events such as death, being wounded can mentally shut a person down, research has shown that traumatic events such as this caused veterans to end up homeless. Veteran affairs which are known as VA have treated more than 230,000 patients for serious mental illness such Bipolar Disorder and many patients have died about 13 to 18 years younger than the regular population Davis, C. L. (2012). There was a study for veteran participants for mood disorders (CIVIC-MD), and the purpose of the study was to identify amend individuals and treatment factors connected to harmful outcomes with Bipolar Disorder Copeland, L. A. (2009). Homelessness in VA patients with Bipolar were reported 12% and 55% in a lifetime, in an analysis there were current medication was freely associated with lower risk of lifetime homelessness (odds ratio [OR] = 0.80 per point range 0-4; 95% confidence level interval [CI]= 0.66, 0.96) Bipolar is caused by homelessness in