Dystonia

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Name: Dystonia
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Gohei Nishikawa, World Class Pianist, Refuses to Let his Illness of Dystonia Keep him from Performing

Contact InformationAvailable for logged-in reporters onlyNewswise — (New York, N.Y. – April 21, 2014) Gohei Nishikawa, a classical pianist who stopped performing for years due to dystonia , will perform a benefit concert with Nori Inoue, another pianist ... [Published Newswise - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

I Solved My Medical Mystery and Found Relief for My Twisted Neck

YOUR REACTION?By Beka Serdans, Special to Everyday HealthI was standing at the foot of a German Rail escalator, on a return trip from Europe, when I noticed my neck felt “funny.” I just had completed nursing school and was to begin a new job as an intensive ... [Published EverydayHealth.com - Apr 18 2014]
Entities: Dystonia, PULSING, Pacemaker
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

DBS for Dystonia

Dystonia is a movement disorder that affects about 300,000 Americans. Simple activities like walking, balancing, or even talking are hard for these patients. Now – a surgery that’s known for helping people with Parkinson’s is also helping those with ... [Published Texomashomepage.com - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 3 reports

Brain disorders

If you have never heard of Dystonia, let me introduce you. Dystonia is a neurological disorder that contracts muscles. Children will get a foot turned in at about 8 years old. This may over the years, lead to Generalized Dystonia, Involuntary muscles ... [Published HealthBoards - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Gohei Nishikawa, World Class Pianist with Dystonia, Lends his Support to Dystonia Advocacy Day

Contact InformationAvailable for logged-in reporters only(New York, N.Y. – April 9, 2014) In 2003, Gohei Nishikawa, a rising young classical pianist, was diagnosed with dystonia, a neurological movement disorder that causes painful and uncontrollable ... [Published Newswise - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Seaquarium boss inspired by cousin to run marathon

David McCubbin, new manager of the Seaquarium.Sarah Robinson, ReporterWednesday, April 9, 20148:00 AMTHE manager of a Weston attraction will run the London Marathon for the second time to raise money for a charity which has supported his ill cousin.To ... [Published Weston Mercury - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 2 reports

Video DBS for Dystonia

FORT WORTH, Tex. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Dystonia is a movement disorder that affects about 300,000 Americans. Simple activities like walking, balancing, or even talking are hard for these patients. ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 07 2014]
Entities: Dystonia, Fort Worth
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

DBS FOR DYSTONIA

http://www.firstcoastnews.com/video/3414406304001/1/DBS-FOR-DYSTONIA http://cdn.newslook.com/f0/f08b0ba9c7357bf663aefd0b690b7006/images/frame_0038.jpg Dystonia is a movement disorder that affects about 300,000 Americans. Now,a surgery that’s known for ... [Published First Coast News - Mar 31 2014]
Entities: Dystonia
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

New Findings on Dystonia Described by Investigators at University College London

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Medical Devices & Surgical Technology Week -- Current study results on Nervous System Diseases and Conditions have been published. According to news reporting originating from London, United Kingdom, by NewsRx correspondents, ... [Published HighBeam Research - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Trigger Point injections CD/ST

hello, I have had Cervical Dystonia and a Dystonic Tremor in my hands for 6 years. I had my last injections of Botox in November last year, when I wasn't working. I saw my neurologist in February this year and said that I would like to stop the botox ... [Published HealthBoards - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Bill to create dystonia research center under DOH

Total views: 28  25 March 2014 08:26:01 AMWriter: Jazmin S. Camero, Media Relations Service-PRIBSend FeedbackLawmakers are pushing for the passage of a bill creating a center under the Department of Health (DOH) that will identify and promote research ... [Published PH House of Representatives - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Movement disorders in children – Part 2

IN PART 2 of this series we discuss some classical movement disorders that appear in childhood as well as the rarer disorders that are treatable and easily recognised.A/Prof Padraic Grattan-SmithMB, BS, MRCP, FRACPPaediatrics & Child Health, Children’s ... [Published Medical Observer - Mar 24 2014]

Quotes

...Nishikawa told those in attendance "Today, so many people are suffering from dystonia. Although there is no certain cure for patients, my message is don't give upup to remain positive and help raise funds for research.”"
...According to news reporting originating from London UnitedUnited Kingdom, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "We investigated the effect of pallidal deep brain stimulation (GPi-DBS) in dystonia on cognition, mood, and quality of life and also assessed if DYT1 gene status influenced cognitive outcome following GPi-DBS. Fourteen patients with primary generalized dystonia (PGD) were assessed, measuring their estimated premorbid and current IQ, memory for words and faces, and working memory, language, executive function, and sustained attention, one month before and one year or more after surgery. …"
"With Kaitlynn it was pretty amazing, we turned her on the first thing we could see after a couple days is she could open her hand for the first time" says Bhardwaj as he smiles

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Big Country calendar April 22-25, 2014 [Published Abilene Reporter - Apr 22 2014]
Gohei Nishikawa, World Class Pianist, Refuses t... [Published Newswise - Apr 21 2014]
Abilene, Big Country calendar 4/21 to 4/24 [Published Abilene Reporter - Apr 21 2014]
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I Solved My Medical Mystery and Found Relief fo... [Published EverydayHealth.com - Apr 18 2014]
Big Country calendar for April 15-18, 2014 [Published Abilene Reporter - Apr 14 2014]
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Abilene, Big Country calendar 4/13 to 4/16 [Published Abilene Reporter - Apr 13 2014]
Abilene, Big Country calendar for 4/12 to 4/18 [Published Abilene Reporter - Apr 12 2014]
DBS for Dystonia [Published Texomashomepage.com - Apr 11 2014]
Brain disorders [Published HealthBoards - Apr 10 2014]
HealthWACH: D-B-S for Dystonia [Published WACH - Apr 10 2014]
DBS for Dystonia [Published My Sun Coast - Apr 09 2014]
Gohei Nishikawa, World Class Pianist with Dysto... [Published Newswise - Apr 09 2014]
Cam Tait, eight small stories of people doing g... [Published Edmonton Examiner - Apr 09 2014]
Seaquarium boss inspired by cousin to run marathon [Published Weston Mercury - Apr 09 2014]
Big Country Calendar April 8-11, 2014 [Published Abilene Reporter - Apr 08 2014]
Video DBS for Dystonia [Published Big News Network - Apr 07 2014]
DBS for Dystonia [Published Medical Breakthroughs - Apr 07 2014]
Abilene, Big Country calendar for 4/7 to 4/10 [Published Abilene Reporter - Apr 07 2014]
Abilene, Big Country calendar for 4/6 to 4/9 [Published Abilene Reporter - Apr 06 2014]
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Kurtis, Baim and Meyer to get Lifetime Achievem... [Published Windy City Times - Apr 04 2014]
Bigger charity shop to open in centre of town [Published Hemel Hempstead Gazette - Apr 02 2014]
DBS FOR DYSTONIA [Published First Coast News - Mar 31 2014]
Abilene, Big Country calendar 3/31/2014 [Published Abilene Reporter - Mar 31 2014]
Abilene, Big Country calendar 3/30 to 4/2 [Published Abilene Reporter - Mar 30 2014]
New Findings on Dystonia Described by Investiga... [Published HighBeam Research - Mar 29 2014]
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Brain disorders [Published HealthBoards - Apr 10 2014]
If you have never heard of Dystonia, let me introduce you. Dystonia is a neurological disorder that contracts muscles. Children will get a foot turned in at about 8 years old. This may over the years, lead to Generalized Dystonia, Involuntary muscles ...
Trigger Point injections CD/ST [Published HealthBoards - Mar 26 2014]
hello, I have had Cervical Dystonia and a Dystonic Tremor in my hands for 6 years. I had my last injections of Botox in November last year, when I wasn't working. I saw my neurologist in February this year and said that I would like to stop the botox ...
An Artful Way to Fight Dystonia [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Jan 28 2014]
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine a potentially debilitating neuromuscular disease that is relatively unknown, yet affects a half-million Americans of various ages, and, despite ongoing research, so far has no known cure. In addition, ...
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