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Torticollis - Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
EmpowHer (blog)Torticollis is an uncomfortable condition that can seriously impact the quality of life for the individual experiencing it. It is, essentially, a condition ...

Debilitating Botox Treatment Results in Medical Malpractice Suit  -  ‎Nov 6, 2009‎
Lawyers and SettlementsJefferson City, MO Richard Hart, who suffers from torticollis, filed a medical malpractice suit this week alleging that the botox treatment he received has ...

Pathways Foundation- There When You Need Them Most.  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
ChicagoNow (blog)...celebrate their success stories and also learn about Tummy Time, which as been proven to help prevent early motor delays and torticollis. ...

Extension Application for Xeomin(R) for the New Indication Spasticity was ...  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
CNW Telbec (Communiqué de presse)...countries for the symptomatic treatment of blepharospasm and cervical dystonia of a predominantly rotational form (spasmodic torticollis) in adults.

Single mum shifts weight to battle her son's bullies  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
WalesOnline...“Callum has severe learning difficulties as well as flat head syndrome and torticollis of the neck. My middle son also has two turns in his eye, ...

New services for babies at Baby Physio  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Earthtimes (press release)Apart from chest physiotherapy, Baby Physio will now relieve babies from feet deformation, torticollis, flattened head and motor development disorders. ...

Lobby-Arbeit für die Selbsthilfe  -  ‎Oct 27, 2009‎
Trierischer VolksfreundHämophilie, Teilleistungsstörungen, Herz-Kreislauf-Erkrankungen, Tinnitus, Hirngeschädigte, Torticollis/spastische Dystonien, Hirntumor, Trauergruppen, ...

Director / Manager of OT  -  ‎Aug 3, 2009‎
ADVANCEYou'll focus on infants with plagiocephaly and torticollis and see visible, measurable changes in 2 to 3 weeks. Managing Therapists treat patients and

Oldest Known Paralyzed Human Discovered  -  ‎Aug 6, 2009‎
Discovery NewsIn the case of M9, posture-related complications forced his head to tilt to his right side, a condition known as torticollis. M9 also likely had problems

A special lesson  -  ‎Aug 6, 2009‎
The StateHe suffered from torticollis, an inability to move his neck. He also had pulmonary stenosis, a heart condition, and had no vision until he was 6 months old.

Dystonia twists body into abnormal position  -  ‎Aug 7, 2009‎
SunJournal.comTorticollis, for example, is the kind of dystonia that draws a person's head so far to one side that it almost touches the shoulder.

New XEOMIN(R) Is Now Available For The Treatment Of Blepharospasm ...  -  ‎Jul 23, 2009‎
Medical News Today (press release)Cervical Dystonia(i): Cervical dystonia, also called spasmodic torticollis, is a painful condition in which neck muscles contract involuntarily,

Nieuws uit Molenbeek  -  ‎Jul 22, 2009‎
FC BrusselsFlavien Le Postollec deed het wat rustig aan, de Fransman heeft al een aantal dagen last van torticollis. Minder goed nieuws is er van Jonathan Heris en

Das homöopathische Mittel Rhus-toxicodendron  -  ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
Deutsche Wirtschaft AGZerrungen, Verstauchungen, Ischiasbeschwerden und Torticollis (Schiefhals) sind diejenigen Beschwerden die traditionell mit Rhus-toxicodendron behandelt

Merz Pharma Canada Ltd. : Le nouveau XEOMIN(R) est maintenant ...  -  ‎Jul 22, 2009‎
LeLé ( 3. Dystonia Medical Research Foundation.

Fitness: Put baby on your back, mom, but work to prevent problems  -  Jan 25, 2009
Mansfield News Journal,At times, plagiocephaly is present with another condition called torticollis, a tightening of muscles on the side of the neck. This causes a baby to tilt

A real pain in the neck  -  Jan 19, 2009
North County Times,Nancy Muller of Winchester has spasmodic torticollis or cervical (neck) dystonia, which is a painful muscle ailment. She's trying to start a support group

Little Fighter Tries To Beat The Odds  -  Feb 4, 2009
KUTV,Whitney took him to her pediatrician, who said Trayvn had Torticollis-- a muscular condition that can usually be treated with physical therapy.

Letting loose  -  Feb 2, 2009
Kenosha,Six months after the accident she experienced terrible neck pain and was diagnosed with torticollis that her colleagues couldn’t relieve.

What is neck pain?  -  Jan 21, 2009,Doctors call this torticollis Wear and tear of the bones in your neck (called the cervical vertebrae) and the shock-absorbing discs between them.

Ipsen: FDA's First-Cycle Review of Reloxin® Extended  -  Jan 12, 2009 (Pressemitteilung),...(spasmodic torticollis), spasticity of the lower limbs in children with cerebral palsy, blepharospasm (involuntary eye closure) and hemifacial spasm.

Vortrag über Tiefen-Hirnstimulation durch Implantation von Elektroden  -  Jan 15, 2009
PresseBox (Pressemitteilung) (Abonnement),...wissenschaftlich ausgedrückt, Torticollis spasmodicus. Der Vortrag findet am 19. Januar 2009 um 17:15 Uhr im COGNIUM statt, Hochschulring 18, Hörsaal 2.

The latest backyard scourge : Expert warning on injuries  -  Dec 4, 2008
St George & Sutherland Shire Leader,Her most recent trampoline injury was a boy, 10, who fell backwards and injured his neck resulting in acute torticollis (also known as wryneck).

SKOWHEGAN: Marijuana advocate acquitted  -  Dec 18, 2008
Central Maine Morning Sentinel,Cummings said Thursday he suffers from torticollis, or spasms of the neck and shoulder muscles. "I wouldn't be able to get by without," he said.

Osteoid Osteoma: Diagnosis and Treatment  -  Dec 11, 2008
Ortho SuperSite,5,7,50 Spinal lesions may cause painful scoliosis or painful torticollis. 7 If located within a joint, tenderness, soft tissue swelling, synovitis with

Botox gegen Kopfschmerzen  -  Dec 9, 2008
Stern,Dazu gehört der Schiefhals bei einseitig angespanntem Halsmuskel (rotatorische Torticollis), bei Muskelkrämpfen des Unterkiefers (oromandibuäre Dysfunktion)

Neurostimulation bei Dyskinesien  -  Dec 19, 2008
DocCheck Newsletter,Die häufigste Form der Dystonie ist die Schiefhals-Erkrankung, auch Torticollis genannt. Genaue Zahlen über die Häufigkeit von Dystonien liegen nicht vor,

Give a KISS to Capitain KIDD  -  Dec 21, 2008
Dagens Medicin,Neonatal torticollis, bebisar som gillar att ligga på sniskan, sneda skallar, hemifacial mikrosomi, kolik och tunnhårighet bak i nacken på bebisen;

Playing through pain  -  Sep 23, 2008
Danbury News Times,When Tara Ackerly's son, Matthew, was diagnosed with torticollis at 2 weeks, it already felt like old hat for the Brookfield mother of two.

Researchers Study Genetics of Contracted Foal Syndrome  -  Oct 5, 2008,...of all four limbs and exhibit other anomalies, including neck flexion (torticollis), facial bone deviation (wry nose), and spinal curvature (scoliosis).

When baby Alfie's mother said he had a brain tumour, doctors ...  -  Sep 22, 2008
Daily Mail,The GP diagnosed torticollis - a condition where the neck muscles tighten, affecting the movement of the head and neck. But Lucy disagreed.

Locally made Botox competitor showing success  -  Oct 1, 2008
The Capital Times,...with adult onset spasmodic torticollis/cervical dystonia -- a syndrome that causes abnormal involuntary movements or posture of the head and neck,

Extensively Detailed Report Offers Clinical Guidelines for ...  -  Sep 22, 2008 (Pressemitteilung),Selective peripheral denervation (Bertrand procedure) for spastic torticollis - Neurosurgical management of spasticity Spinal tap/lumbar puncture (LP),

For many, campus' convenience is the big plus  -  24 Jul 2008
Oxford Press,Four-year-old daughter Maggie was diagnosed with torticollis, a condition which left one neck muscle shorter than the other and requires physical therapy.

ChildrenÕs Developmental Services offers early intervention  -  Jul 2, 2008
Salisbury Post,At 3 months, Ethan, was diagnosed with torticollis. The Web site defines torticollis as "one of a broader category of disorders that

McConnell Center: Why would my baby need physical therapy?  -  Jul 13, 2008
Foster's Daily Democrat,But there has been a secondary consequences to this practice ¿ Torticollis and Plagiocephaly. These are very scary terms but simply mean ¿ stiff neck and

Mum battles for treatment  -  Jun 27, 2008
Bexhill Observer,Finley Horne suffers from plagiocephaly and torticollis which means flattening of the skull and neck spasms. Andria was told there was no chance of NHS

My nice Jewish boy named Barak  -  Jul 6, 2008
Jerusalem Post,As for Barak Waxman, he was born with torticollis and, as happy, adventurous and outgoing as he is, he still doesn't speak; but we're optimistic.

The story of five month old Finley Horne is one that touched ...  -  22 May 2008
Bexhill Observer,His parents Andria and Ricki Horne spoke about their fight to get their little son treatment for plagiocephaly and torticollis and say they are pleased by

Spasmodic Torticollis Association Seeks Funds For Treatment Quest  -  May 18, 2008,The National Spasmodic Torticollis Association has started a campaign with Mission Fish to raise funds for Spasmodic Torticollis treatment search.

Spasmadic torticollis is treatable with botox  -  Apr 28, 2008
Pacific Daily News,This week's LOHAS tips will be about a very interesting condition called spasmadic torticollis or cervical dystonia. Cervical dystonia is a very rare

ic Wales,Infants born prematurely or those with torticollis, a condition that causes a baby’s head and neck to tilt to one side, are at increased risk,

“I want the World to know about Botox?  -  Apr 30, 2008
Lawyers and SettlementsCD, also known as Spasmodic Torticollis, is characterized by involuntary movements of the head as a result of muscle spasms in the neck and shoulders.

Anger as baby boy denied NHS help  -  Apr 24, 2008
Northern Echo,Kaen Mawdesley, of Northallerton, North Yorkshire, was born with torticollis, a tightening of the neck muscles. This has led to plagiocephaly, a flattening

Baby spa: Infant massage can soothe little ones  -  May 6, 2008,Maureen Powell brought her son, 5-month-old Ryan, to help his torticollis, or a tightened muscle in his neck. “I’ma working mom myself, so taking time out

Treating babies with flat head syndrome  -  May 18, 2008
Batley News,We are also concerned that infants who have a torticollis (a tight muscle on one side of the neck) are not actively treated, but are left to resolve on

(2º) Fiscal Year 2008  -  May 15, 2008
InfoBolsa,Mentor also completed patient enrollment in its Phase I study for the treatment of torticollis/cervical dystonia. -- MemoryGel silicone gel-filled breast

Mentor Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results for ...  -  May 15, 2008
Business Wire (press release),Mentor also completed patient enrollment in its Phase I study for the treatment of torticollis/cervical dystonia. As of May 13, 2008, Mentor has enrolled

STARscanner, STARband Cranial Helmets Making A Difference In the ...  -  Mar 20, 2008
PR Newswire (press release),Torticollis limits head movement and often leads to plagiocephaly or the flattening of the skull, as a result of the baby constantly reclining in the same

Botulinum Toxin A: From Sausage Poison to Anal Fissures  -  Mar 1, 2008
Best Syndication,CD is sometimes called spasmodic torticollis. Like so many medical advances, the use of botulinum type A for cosmetic purposes was somewhat serendipitous as

Bottle vs. breast: Making best feeding choice  -  Feb 29, 2008
Glasgow Daily Times,Switch arms every other bottle-feeding to avoid torticollis (weakened neck muscles) and to promote equal eye development. 15. Never force a baby to finish a

Raising Awareness About Dystonia  -  Feb 15, 2008
WHO-TV,She says, "A nurse practitioner took one look at me and said, you have spasmodic torticollis. And I'm like what?" Spasmodic torticollis is a form of

Mentor Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2008 Financial Results  -  Jan 31, 2008
WELT ONLINE,In addition, Mentor anticipates completion of patient enrollment in its Phase I study for the treatment of pain from torticollis/cervical dystonia by the

Little Brandon's on the road to recovery  -  Feb 12, 2008
ic Coventry,IT can also be caused by a condition called Torticollis, in which a tight or shortened muscle in one side of the neck causes the head to tilt or turn to one

Nonprofit groups help couple buy $2000 medical helmet for ailing ...  -  Feb 12, 2008,Damian suffers from congenital muscular torticollis. (Sun-Sentinel/Jim Rassol / February 10, 2008) By Erika Pesantes | South Florida Sun-Sentinel February

Congenital Osseous Anomalies of the Upper Cervical Spine  -  Feb 1, 2008
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (subscription)The variety of clinical presentations included neck pain (twenty-six patients), neurological changes (twenty-one patients), and torticollis and/or stiffness

Mentor Corp. Q3 2008 Earnings Call Transcript.  -  Feb 1, 2008
Seeking Alpha,...quarter of our Phase I multi-center dose escalation study, which is our Botulinum Toxin for the treatment of pain from torticollis or cervical dystonia.

Faces and Places for Dec. 13, 2007  -  Dec 13, 2007,Her focus includes women's health issues, such as pelvic pain, incontinence and pregnancy-related pain, and infant services including infant torticollis and

New Online Learning Tool Fills the Knowledge Gap on Botulinum ...  -  Dec 13, 2007,Also known as spasmodic torticollis,it is a condition that primarily affects the cervical area of theneck. While the exact cause of CD is unknown,

Play and therapy go hand in hand  -  Dec 10, 2007
The Chronicle Journal,Tyler has been coming to the children‘s centre for physical therapy since he was two months old and had torticollis, a condition he was born with that left

Female Portland Chiropractor Incorporates Gentle Cranial Work and ...  -  Dec 8, 2007 (press release),...and a wonderful, non-pharmaceutical way to treat common conditions, including ear and sinus infections, colic, bed-wetting, torticollis, asthma,

mentor reports second quarter fiscal year 2008 financial results  -  Nov 7, 2007
WELT ONLINE,...mentor anticipates completion of patient enrollment in its phase i study for the treatment of pain from torticollis/cervical dystonia by the end of

church to help family meet bills  -  Nov 14, 2007
Council Bluffs Daily Nonpareil,...the signs and symptoms of what he read were the same as what he felt. the medical translation for twisted neck is spasmodic torticollis, also know as

rick mccrabb: 'paying back' foster system  -  Nov 3, 2007
Middletown Journal,...and battered body of an nfl lineman. he had broken ankles and arms and had been "extremely abused," deedee said. zachary also suffered from torticollis,

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