Same-Sex Marriage — A Prescription for Better Health
- Neurologic and respiratory problems more frequent than circulatory issues
Anatomic differences compared with adults
- Bigger tongue, shorter jaw, tighter larynx : higher risk of airway obstruction
- Prominent occiput : one should therefore raise the trunk for airway maintenance (and be…
Many rare diseases are also orphan diseases. This means that the disease has not been taken in by the pharmaceutical companies because there would not be enough of a financial gain by making drugs specifically for the disease.
This is why it is important for people to be aware of rare diseases because the more awareness a disease has the more likely a person with the disease is to get treatments for their condition.
Once again: Health is a human right not merchandise!!
Breathing Patterns tables and mnemonic
Breathing Patterns & their Causes.
Respiratory Patterns and Brainstem Lesions mnemonic:
Check For HAARD Breathing (from rostral to caudal)
Cheyne-Stokes – Forebrain
Hyperventilation – Midbrain
Apneusis – Rostral Pons
Ataxic – Caudal Pons
Respiratory Arrest – Upper Medulla