Tag: "thumbs" at medical news
Pain and Intensity Of Post-stroke Spasticity Decreased by Botox Treatment
... were given at the elbow, wrist and fingers and/or thumbs
flexor of the affected limb to block overactive nerve impulses that trigger excessive muscle contractions. Patients were assessed every six weeks for one year. Patients demonstrated a significant reduction in pain and excessive muscle tone at each fo...
Canada Confronts Obesity Head-on, Anti-obesity Campaign on Fast Track
...seems they would rather stay inside and have their thumbs
moving. I think parents also have a responsibility here." The funds will be allocated to school boards, community groups, municipalities and other organizations which actively participate to inspire healthy living. The goal for this anti-obesity pr...
Chicken takes a walk round the country side !
...ashing and left the chicken to twiddle between the thumbs
of cullers, there is some respite for those going on a one way ticket to the villages and towns. Families in these small towns have enough reason to make merry under the moon light with plenty of chilly chicken, and cheer! ...
Self-Applied Acupressure May Reduce Sleepiness And Increase Alertness During Class Hours
...light tapping with the fingers, and massaging with thumbs
or forefingers. The class was divided into two groups. One group of students was asked to self-administer acupressure to the stimulation points on the first day, followed by relaxation points on days two and three. The other group self-administered...