'Please help me Mr Cameron': 11-year-old with cerebral palsy delivers letter to 10 Downing Street after being denied NHS funding for physio to help him walk

Ben Baddeley, 11, of Newcastle-under-Lyme, has learned to walk for the first time thanks to £2,000-a-month physiotherapy. He is begging David Cameron for NHS funding for the treatment.
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ConclusionThere is a lack of quality clinical trials that have evaluated the efficacy of hypopressive abdominal gymnastics.ResumenAntecedentesLa gimnasia abdominal hipopresiva se propone como un nuevo paradigma en la rehabilitación del suelo pélvico. Sus postulados contradicen la recomendación del entrenamiento muscular del suelo pélvico en el posparto.ObjetivoConocer si la gimnasia abdominal hipopresiva es más eficaz que el entrenamiento muscular del suelo pélvico u otros tratamientos conservadores alternativos para la rehabilitación del suelo pélvico.MétodosL...
Source: Actas Urologicas Espanolas - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
Authors: Pokorski M, Barassi G, Bellomo RG, Prosperi L, Crudeli M, Saggini R Abstract This review updates the knowledge on the use of bioprogressive philosophy in current rehabilitation paradigms, focusing on age-related ailments and antiaging strategies. It is a holistic approach that combines aspects of biology and function into the realm of rehabilitation therapy. The bioprogressive philosophy, with assistance of modern technological developments, such as microgravity-producing devices and techniques, enables personalized and targeted therapeutic approach that seems the most effective in rehabilitation and preve...
Source: Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology - Category: Research Tags: Adv Exp Med Biol Source Type: research
(Natural News) One fact that people know about Lyme disease is that ticks cause it. As to which tick causes the condition – which the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports as the most commonly reported vector-based illness in the U.S. – is where the confusion starts. Lyme disease, of which the causative agent is the spirochetal bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi,...
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If their parents catastrophize pain, children with cerebral palsy (CP) have worse pain and more impaired activities of daily living after intrathecal baclofen (ITB) surgery to control spasticity, according to results of a study presented last month at the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) World Congress on Pain in Boston.Reuters Health Information
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We report a case of painful crepitus over Gerdy's tubercle after total knee replacement. Iliotibial band impingement by overhanging tibial tray was diagnosed. The symptom persisted despite physiotherapy and local corticosteroid injection. A combined arthroscopic and open approach was used to excise intraarticular scarring and release the impinged iliotibial band. The painful crepitus was resolved instantaneously without recurrence at 3 year follow-up. Morbidity associated with component revision has been avoided.中文摘要全膝關節置換術後軟組織夾擠可導致疼痛。 我們報告了一宗全膝關節置...
Source: Journal of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Rehabilitation - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
Source: Indian Journal of Pediatrics - Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research
Prevention of Lyme disease in dogs in North America depends on effective vaccination against infection by the tick vector-born spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi. Most vaccines effectively prevent spirochete transmi...
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Tags: Research article Source Type: research
Conclusion: CP children are more prone to dental caries and increased salivary lead concentration which could be a cause as well as the effect of CP.
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - Category: Dentistry Authors: Source Type: research
Dega pelvic osteotomy is commonly performed procedure in patients with cerebral palsy (CP) undergoing hip reconstructive surgery for hip displacement. However, there has been no study investigating the outcome...
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tags: Research article Source Type: research
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