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"Bell's Palsy of the Gut" and Other GI Manifestations of Lyme and Associated Diseases by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 10:52am PRACTICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY April 2006 by Virginia T. Sherr, MD Bell's palsy signifies paralysis of facial muscles related to inflammation of the associated seventh Cranial Nerve. Physicians may not realize that this syndrome is caused by the spirochetal agent of Lyme disease until proven otherwise. Whether it is a full or hemi ... Read on »
Treatments for Bell's Palsy by Med RX Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 4:41pm Here is a list of treatments and procedures that are commonly used to treat Bell's Palsy: Acyclovir Artificial tears Avoiding eye trauma Corticosteroids Eye patch Facial massage Facial muscle exercises Facial surgery Goggles Heat lamps Heat packs Lumbar Puncture Methylcellulose eye drops Pain relief Phy ... Read on »
Drugs for Bell's Palsy by Get Healthy Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 4:41pm Here is a list of drugs and medications that are commonly prescribed to treat Bell's Palsy: Aciclovir Lymerix Prednisone These are just some of the drugs and medications that are often used to treat Bell's Palsy.If you're interested in finding more information, tips, news and videos about Bell's Palsy, go to the Bell's Palsy WellPage ... Read on »
Tests & Diagnostics for Bell's Palsy by Docs Orders Patient Expert Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 4:41pm Here is a list of some of the common tests and diagnostics for Bell's Palsy: Electroencephalogram Head MRI Head x-ray Of course, these are just some of the common tests and diagnostics for Bell's Palsy. You can connect with experts and other people who have Bell's Palsyin the Wellsphere communities. If you're interested in finding ... Read on »
Bell's Palsy by Anthony A. Patient Expert Posted Tue 27 Jan 2009 8:21pm 1 Comment well, it has a name, Bell's Palsy is what i suffer from since my surgery, all the previous information i gave is still correct, but it now has a name. For those of you too lazy to research what you don't know i will enclose some pics of me and my condition. It is temparary, so i am not at all freaked by it. I am going to tell you i never want to ex ... Read on »
Bell's Palsy by Vips Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 12:13am I have bell's palsy for two years now. the condition is a bad one but the good thing is it is always improving. i am not 100% still but at least i have gotten better by about 75%. i do not know how much time will it take to completely recover but i am optimistic that it will improve by time. the only worry for me is that my eye has got diminished v ... Read on »
Signs & Symptoms of Bell's Palsy by Be Well Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 4:41pm Here is a list of some of the common signs and symptoms of Bell's Palsy: Decreased salivation Decreased taste Decreased tearing Difficulting speaking Difficulty closing mouth Difficulty eating Drooling Expressionless face Eyelid paralysis Facial droop Facial muscle weakness Facial pain Facial paralysis Fac ... Read on »
I found a 'weblog' from my third month with Bell's Palsy, 8/14/10 by Angela D. Facebook Posted Sat 01 Oct 2011 12:53am Photo from about day 11 (I couldn't close my eye yet, but you could already see a dimple coming back and a crease or two---the crooked smile is due to the right side of my face being paralyzed by Bell's palsy in May 2010) My First 3 Months: progression, emotions (guilt), soap box My onset was typical, in that it was quite a s ... Read on »
PV card: Bell's Palsy Treatment by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor Posted Thu 21 Feb 2013 12:00am Accuracy Valid for practice True to literature Overall quality Please peer-review rate this blog post by clicking on the stars. Bell's Palsy is an idiopathic unilateral facial nerve par ... Read on »
"ER kefir perked up my Bell's Palsy eye" by Kim K. Patient Expert Posted Tue 14 Oct 2008 4:20am Rhonda got Bell's Palsy 5 times. People normally get it once in their lifetime. In the fashion business, a paralyzed eye is not a good thing. When she got it again recently, Rhonda did something weird. She put some ER home-made kefir on her sagging eye lid. (Home-made kefir - something many ER Fat Burn participants get.) Anyway, t ... Read on »