Corticobasal Degeneration is a rare neurological disease characterized by atrophy of multiple areas of the brain, including the cerebral cortex and basal ganglia.
|C||It is crucial for individuals with Cushing’s syndrome to not push themselves too hard physically, eat healthily, and monitor their mental health. Cognitive issues resulting from Cushing’s syndrome may improve through mental exercises such as Sudoku. Pain can be alleviated with low-impact exercise, hot baths, and massages.|
Hi , never been a member of a forum before so here goes,,,my wife Janice (55) is now in a hospital bed at home and in the latter stages of Corticobasal degeneration...6 weeks ago we were going for runs in the car and for dinner etc,although I had to physically feed her etc..then she got constipated after discharging more than ample faeces ...along with her 6 monthly fall ...she ended up in hospital to clear the constipation and on getting X rayed there was no damage to her after the fall...she now is totally helpless at home getting liquidised food and incontinent ....all in the space of 6 weeks...carers 4 times a day ...my main worry at the moment is that she maybe in pain as for about 6-7 hours every day she looks like she's possessed by a demon and dizapam etc only relief it briefly...she's aggressive and tries to hit out then out of the blue she calms down and becomes placid and loving ...I'd like to ask has anyone on here ever experienced the likes of this with their loved one...thanks for reading this Garry
i have had cbdg diagnosed 1 year ago, i have had physical therapy, it does not work, unless you and the patient are100^ committed. i am not that committed someone suggested i start on longvida, fish oil, vit d, c, b, ans o2q10. if you really want the dose let me know
Hello everyone My father-in-law was diagnosed with CBD in July after a few years of experiencing symptoms that puzzled all of his doctors. What stage are your loved ones in and how fast has this disease progressed for them? One of his arm's started jerking a few years ago, followed by loss of peripheral vision. A year and a half ago he had to stop driving because he could not keep the car in the proper lane. Now he can't read because he can't track the lines, he can't put his clothes on properly, he must use a walker because his sense of balance is very bad, and he has trouble using everyday items. He says he knows what he should do with them but he can't make his hands do what they should do. He is also cold almost all of the time. Does anyone have any suggestions or practical tips? Have you tried occupational therapy? Thanks, Rosiemama
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