Aspergers Symptoms & Aspergers Diagnosis

By Doctor QuangDan

Introduction As there are no specific genetic or biological markers indicative of a person being afflicted with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Aspergers diagnosis is as a matter of necessity based on behavior. The Autism Spectrum Disorder (“ASD”) is used to describe a series of related disorders which can include Aspergers disease, autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified…

What is Cerebral Palsy?

By Doctor QuangDan

Cerebral Palsy (CP) is a term used to describe a group of disorders that affect body movement and muscle coordination. The medical definition of cerebral palsy is a “non-progressive” but not immutable disorder of movement and / or position due to an insult or anomaly of the developing brain. Development of the brain begins in…

Mobile Electric Wheelchair for Everyone

By Doctor QuangDan

A mobile device which will facilitate a disabled or sick individual to move about is identified as a wheelchair. This mechanism resembles a chair which is mounted upon an array of wheels and is propelled either by way of electricity or manually. Wheelchairs permit a handicapped person to travel around without the assistance of another…

What is Amputations? Why is Amputation Necessary?

By Doctor QuangDan

What isAmputations? Why is Amputation Necessary? What Happens During Amputation? Are There After Effects Following Amputation? What is Amputations? Amputation is an acquired condition that results in the loss of a limb, usually from injury, disease, or surgery. Congenital (present at birth) limb deficiency occurs when an infant is born without part or all of…

Peripheral Poly-Neuropathy – My Diagnosis

By Doctor QuangDan

Living with neuropathy is not the easiest thing in the world. Especially if you had any kind of active life before the neuropathy took effect and changed everything. In my particular case I wasn’t all that active in the first place. I spent most of my time sitting in front of the computer staring at…

What is Spina Bifida?Who Is At Risk For Spina Bifida?

By Doctor QuangDan

Doctors are not certain what causes spina bifida, or why neural tubes do not develop or close properly in some babies, though they have identified a few risk factors for spina bifida. Risk factors include race, gender, family history, folic acid deficiency, diabetes, obesity and increased body temperature in the early months of pregnancy. What…

Depression – A Formidable Mental Disability

By Doctor QuangDan

Dysgraphia is caused by a sort of dysfunction of the nervous system, in other words, brain disorder. Dysgraphia may exist in two forms- specific and non-specific. A person might be mentally retarded, having less attendance in the school or be psycho-socially deprived. These may add up to non-specific Dysgraphia, whereas specific Dysgraphia results from coordination…

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Disability

By Doctor QuangDan

This article discusses chronic fatigue syndrome and how to apply for and successfully receive disability for this debilitating condition. There are many people that suffer with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, but most are not aware that they qualify to get disability for their illness. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Disability (CFSD) can be a very debilitating condition and…

Asperger Syndrome & High Functioning Autism – The Hidden Disabilities

By Doctor QuangDan

Little do people know who are not around children with High Functioning Autism or Asperger Syndrome that there is a hidden disability associated with these two labels As a therapist, I often refer to High Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome as “Hidden Disabilities”. Many myths exist about people who have High Functioning Autism or Asperger…