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Title: Neurological Disorders: The Common Symptoms, Causes, and Cures


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Neurological Disorders The Common Symptoms,
Causes, and Cures
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Introduction
  • Neurological disorders can be quite debilitating
    and have a major impact on the lifestyle and
    overall well-being of people. Neurological
    disorders are the disorder of the brain and
    nervous system, and there are more than 600 kinds
    have been discovered. The upcoming slides present
    an overview on the neurological disorders, their
    symptoms, causes, and cures.

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Some Neurological Disorders
  • Heres a list of the various kinds of
    neurological disorders that are commonly heard
    nowadays
  • Alzheimers disease (AD)
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraines
  • Parkinsons disease

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Causes of Neurological Disorders
  • Neurological disorders can be the result of
    damage to a neuron, the membranes insulating the
    brain and spinal cord as well as the peripheral
    nerves. And, since there are millions and
    millions of nerves that are a part of the nervous
    system, the slightest disturbance in any one
    cluster can lead to debilitating symptoms.
    Although, the exact cause of these diseases
    cannot be outlined, some of the best neurologists
    associated with the top neurology hospitals of
    the country have indeed identified some common
    causes of these diseases. They are as follows

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  • Nutrition-related causes
  • Environmental influences
  • Infections
  • Genetics
  • Physical injuries
  • Lifestyle-related causes

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Symptoms of neurological disorders
  • Neurological disorders can have a great impact on
    a persons mental as well as physical well-being.
    This ailment can not only impact the body, but
    also the emotional well-being of people.

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Emotional symptoms
  • Mood swings
  • Sudden outbursts
  • Depression
  • Delusion

8
Physiological symptoms
  • Partial or complete paralysis
  • Muscle weakness
  • Partial or complete loss of sensation
  • Seizures
  • Difficulty reading and writing
  • Poor cognitive abilities
  • Unexplained pain
  • Decreased alertness

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Identifying Neurological Disorders
  • At the slightest indication of any of the
    symptoms mentioned here, the patient must consult
    a good neurologist in a reputed neurology
    hospital. In order to identify the ailment,
    doctors may suggest diagnostic procedures like
    brain scans, neurological exam, genetic
    screening, etc.

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  • Headaches
  • Fatigue
  • Weakness
  • Slurred speech
  • Changes in behaviour
  • Numbness in the legs or arms
  • Changes in coordination or balance
  • Tremors
  • Blurry vision

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Conclusion
  • Correct diagnosis of the condition is the key to
    the better management and cure of a debilitating
    condition such as a neurological disease. As
    such, on the slightest indication of the
    condition, patients must consult the best doctors
    and diligently go through the diagnostic tests
    and management procedures that the doctor
    prescribes.

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