7 signs that you may be experiencing facial paralysis

experiencing facial paralysis
September 6, 2017

What is a facial paralysis? It is an acute syndrome that affects the facial nerve, producing weakness or temporary paralysis in the muscles of the face. It begins in the cerebral cortex, ending in the motor plates of the muscles. When an injury occurs somewhere along the path of the nerve, cerebral palsy occurs. There are multiple causes that cause an alteration of the facial nerve. Some of them have…


When You Should Consider Assisted Living

assisted living
August 23, 2017

Considering assisted living is nothing to be ashamed of. Making the decision to move a loved one out of their home is a complex and fragile process – after all, home is where the heart is. Visiting a Mobility Showroom or viewing an array of nursing homes might help introduce the idea to both you, and the person you are helping. Let’s look at the bigger picture – although some…


Spring Asthenia: What it is and how to overcome it

spring asthenia
August 3, 2017

Spring asthenia is a transient disorder caused by seasonal changes. It manifests mainly with a feeling of weakness, accompanied by loss of appetite, problems to fall asleep and loss of concentration. The effects of asthenia are usually mild and relapse in less than two weeks. The arrival of spring, with more hours of daylight, is not always well received by those people most vulnerable to seasonal variations. Experts acknowledge that…