Facial expressions are key to first impressions. What does that mean for people with facial paralysis?
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What is Bell's palsy? CBS anchor explains his diagnosis
New York City anchor Maurice DuBois was shocked when he looked in the mirror and saw his face was "frozen, literally locked up" (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - February 5, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Puppet facelift can transform the looks of patients with facial paralysis
Wilma Whitelaw, 63, from Livingstone, Scotland, had a new treatment for Bell's palsy, as she tells LEAH HARDY. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 22, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lip Injections May Ease Challenges of Facial Paralysis
Procedure might benefit stroke, Bell's palsy, muscular dystrophy patients, researcher says (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - June 18, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lip Injections May Ease Challenges of Facial Paralysis
Procedure might benefit stroke, Bell's palsy, muscular dystrophy patients, researcher says Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Facial Injuries and Disorders, Paralysis, Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
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Bride forced to wear eye patch after waking up day after wedding with Bell's palsy
Anna Goldthorp, 25, from Glasgow, woke up on the day after her wedding to with one side of her face paralysed, but it took two years, nerve graft surgery and Botox to help alleviate the painful drooping. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 6, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

X Factor star Sam Bailey: When my face went numb I thought I'd had a stroke
With a major live tour looming, the star of X Factor tells us how relieved she is to be able to speak, let alone sing, after an attack of Bell's palsy left her paralysed (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 13, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Migraine Linked to Risk for Bell's PalsyMigraine Linked to Risk for Bell's Palsy
Researchers report a novel association between migraine and Bell's palsy, a condition causing facial nerve paralysis. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - December 18, 2014 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Migraine May Raise Risk for Bell's Palsy, Study Suggests
Title: Migraine May Raise Risk for Bell's Palsy, Study SuggestsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/17/2014 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/18/2014 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Migraine General)
Source: MedicineNet Migraine General - December 18, 2014 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Migraine May Raise Risk for Bell's Palsy, Study Suggests
The headaches were tied to a doubling of odds for the facial paralysis, researchers say (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 17, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Migraine May Raise Risk for Bell's Palsy
The headaches were tied to a doubling of odds for the facial paralysis, researchers say Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Bell's Palsy, Migraine (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - December 17, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Acute ischemic stroke in a 19 month old following minor head trauma: case report and review of the literature - Garla V, Pino E, Coulon R, Wolfer R.
We describe a nineteen month old patient who developed left hemiparesis and subsequently left facial palsy after a fall. MRI of the brain showed hypodensities in the bas... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - July 12, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Steroids and Antivirals in Patients With Severe Bell's PalsySteroids and Antivirals in Patients With Severe Bell's Palsy
The results of this drug trial showed encouraging results for a combined therapeutic approach in high-grade Bell's palsy patients. Evidence-Based Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 21, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Bell's Palsy: Clinical Practice Guideline from AAO-HNSF
A multidisciplinary clinical practice guideline to improve the accurate and efficient diagnosis and treatment of Bell's palsy was published in the journal Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. The guideline is intended for clinicians in any setting who are likely to diagnose and manage patients with Bell's palsy, the most common single nerve disorder, usually associated with facial paralysis... (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 6, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

AAO-HNSF clinical practice guideline: Bell's palsy
(American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery) A multidisciplinary clinical practice guideline to improve the accurate and efficient diagnosis and treatment of Bell's palsy was published Monday in the journal Otolaryngology -- Head and Neck Surgery. The guideline is intended for clinicians in any setting who are likely to diagnose and manage patients with Bell's palsy, the most common single nerve disorder, usually associated with facial paralysis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - November 4, 2013 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news