Her Face Started Drooping. What Was Wrong?
And if this was Bell ’s palsy, why wasn’t there improvement after a full year? (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lisa Sanders, M.D. Tags: Bell ' s Palsy Nerves and Nervous System Magnetic Resonance Imagers Tumors Lyme Disease Tests (Medical) Cancer Source Type: news

Kids With Bell's Palsy Typically Recover Without Treatment
FRIDAY, Sept. 16, 2022 -- While adults typically need steroid medication to treat Bell ’s palsy, most children can recover without treatment, a new study finds. Bell’s palsy temporarily causes weakness and paralysis in facial muscles, making half... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 16, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Guillain-barre Syndrome Secondary to SARS-CoV2 Infection Guillain-barre Syndrome Secondary to SARS-CoV2 Infection
This case of a SARS-CoV2 patient with bilateral facial palsy underscores the need to be aware of any neurological manifestation generated by COVID-19, regardless of severity.Journal of Medical Case Reports (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

An Acclaimed Playwright on Masks and the Return to the Stage
Sarah Ruhl, after a long struggle living with Bell ’s palsy, knows the feeling of being masked among the unmasked. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sarah Ruhl Tags: Theater Face Writing and Writers Chronic Condition (Health) Content Type: Personal Profile Bell ' s Palsy Smile: The Story of a Face (Book) Source Type: news

Pfizer vaccine linked to Bell’s palsy after man suffers facial paralysis - what is it?
THE CASE of a patient who experienced two facial palsies after receiving the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine strongly suggests that Bell's palsy is linked to the jab, a doctor has warned. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Patient developed rare Bell's palsy after both shots of the Pfizer vaccine
Researchers documented the case of a 61-year-old white man in the UK who reported Bell's palsy, a type of facial paralysis, after he received the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Chance of developing Bell's palsy rises after COVID-19 infection
People with COVID-19 are nearly seven times more likely to develop Bell's palsy, or facial muscle paralysis, than those vaccinated against the virus, a study published by JAMA Otolaryngology-Head& Neck Surgery found. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - June 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Patients with COVID-19 are SEVEN TIMES more likely to have Bell's palsy than vaccine recipients
Bell's palsy has been reported in a small number of COVID-19 vaccine recipients - but it's seven times more likely for those who get the virus itself, a new study found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lockdown Botox ban that's been torture for facial palsy patients
There is a treatment for facial palsy: injections of Botox. The jabs work by blocking nerve signals to the muscles into which it's injected. But when the pandemic hit, clinics closed. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus vaccine side effects: Bell's palsy listed as a possible side effect
THE VACCINATION campaign in the UK is world-beating, with more than 20 million people now jabbed. Most reported side effects of the jabs are mild but Bell's palsy has been listed as a possible side effect of the Pfizer-BioNTech jab - what is it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Partial facial palsy from a surfboard injury - Savage N, Thomas D, Goldie SJ.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Assessment and rehabilitation interventions for central facial palsy in patients with acquired brain injury: a systematic review - Mortensen J, Kothari SF, Kothari M.
OBJECTIVES: A systematic review covering assessments and interventions for central facial palsy (CFP) in patients with acquired brain injury.METHODS: PubMed, Embase, Cinahl, PsycInfo, and Web of Science were screened until April 2019. Assessments w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

AAO-HNS Issues Guidance for Bell's Palsy Treatment During COVID-19
FRIDAY, Feb. 5, 2021 -- In a statement issued by the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, recommendations are presented for the treatment of Bell ' s palsy after COVID-19 vaccination and for unvaccinated patients. C. W. David... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 5, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

CDC Issues COVID-19 Vaccine Guidance for Underlying Conditions CDC Issues COVID-19 Vaccine Guidance for Underlying Conditions
The guidance had specific information for people with HIV, weakened immune systems, and autoimmune conditions such as Guillain-Barre syndrome and Bell ' s palsy who are planning to get the vaccine.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Pulmonary Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pulmonary Medicine Headlines - December 28, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

C.D.C. Panel Endorses Moderna Vaccine for Americans
The approval sets the stage for widespread inoculations in the United States with a second coronavirus vaccine. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Katherine J. Wu Tags: Clinical Trials Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Vaccination and Immunization Breastfeeding Bell ' s Palsy Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Moderna Inc Langel, Stephanie Redfield, Robert R Source Type: news