Mental & Physical Disabilities

Mental disability

               

               This is called Mental illness or Psychiatric disorder, this is a behavioral problem, causing impairment of personal functioning. This may be persistent or relapsing. Some mental illnesses are Anxiety, Depression, Psychosis, Trauma-related disorder, Mental retardation, and Insanity. Mental retardation is an “Intellectual disability” [ID] and a psychological term for those who have a very low IQ and problem in daily functioningThere are 4 levels of ID, Mild, Moderate, Severe, and Profound. ID means the brain has not developed properly and may not function with normal range. Past medical professionals called this as “Mental Retardation”. There may be disabilities of Speech, Learning, Physical and Social activities. Any patient of ID may present various symptoms depends on The level of disability such as Delayed milestones, Sitting, Crawling and Walking later than other children, Improper speech, Lac of memory, poor understanding, Inability to think logically, Childish behavior in compression of age, Lac of curiosity, IQ below 70 and Lac of independency in communication and interaction with others. ID child may have some behavior problem like aggression, social distancing, attention seeking activities, tendency of self-injury, intolerance of frustration, and psychotic disorders. Some ID patients may have short stature and abnormal facial expressions. ID is divided into four levels.

 

Mild ID 

           

             Child taking more time to talk, Full independent for self-care in a later age, Poor in reading and writing, Immaturity, Difficulties to take responsibilities of marriage and in parenting. IQ from 50 to 69.

 

Moderate ID 

 

            Learning basic reading, writing and counting, some communication difficulty, Slow in understanding and language, Unable to live alone, Participating in social activities. IQ from 35 to 49.

 

Severe ID 

 

            Damaged or improper developed CNS, Motor impairment [muscle weakness and fatigue, poor sensation, and balance]. IQ from 20 to 34.

 

Profound ID 

 

            Unable to understand instructions and requests, Maybe immobility, Incontinence, Following only basic nonverbal/sign-language communication, Inability for own care independently, Need of constant help and supervision. IQ less than 20.

 

Causes of ID 

 

             Brain hypoxia at any age may cause ID as after any serious illness needed ventilator life support. Generally may occur at the time of birth called “ Birth hypoxia “ due to various region, Premature birth, Gestational trauma such as infection, toxemia, drugs or alcohol used by mother. Severe malnutrition, Chromosomal abnormalities as down syndrome, Lead or Mercury poisoning, Childhood illness Meningitis, Measles or Whooping cough and Brain injury.

 

Treatment in modern medicine

 

               Special education, Behaviour therapy, Occupational therapy, Counselling and some medicines.

 

Autism or Autism spectrum disorder [ASD]

 

               Autism is a developmental disorder in which difficulties in social interaction and communication with repetitive behavior. Diagnosis is made on the bases of behavior and managed by behavior therapy.  Autistic child is characterized by difficulty in social interaction, abnormal or obsessive attachment or interest in objects [rubber bands, keys, light switches]. Over or Under reaction to one or all five senses like sight, touch, taste, smell, and hearing. Repeated action or body movements [hand flapping, rocking, spinning]. The most common cause of autism spectrum disorder may be Genetic factor and Causes of autism spectrum disorder no known single cause, abnormalities in brain structure, and function is accepted as its causative factor.  There is no test for autism spectrum disorder during pregnancy. Early signs of ASD are no social smiling by 6 months of age, poor eye contact, not sharing interests and unusual attachment to anyone toy or object. There are some warning signs of ASD as no response to name, hyperactivity, impulsive

, aggression, short attention, self-injury, abnormal eating, sleeping, and emotional reaction. ASD is divided into 3 levels, Level 1st requires support and having difficulties in society, Level 2nd require substantial [more] support and Level 3rd requiring very substantial [much] support. ASD is incurable disorder but by therapy or by age growth it may goes away. Early age autism spectrum disorder may not last a lifetime, new study found that some children may disappear symptoms when they grow older.

Physical Disability

 

              Physical disability is a lack or loss of ability to physical work, movement and stamina. There are some challenging physical disabilities such as “Cerebral palsy” [CP], Spinal cord injury, Spina bifida [birth defect, in which spinal cord fail to develop properly], Multiple sclerosis [MS], Musculoskeletal injuries [back injury] and muscular dystrophy. Physical disability may be congenital [from birth] and acquire [later after birth] due to injury during birth or genetic problems. Physical disabilities in children can be minimized by taking proper nutrition and vitamins [calcium, iron, folic acid, and vitamins], avoid harmful things like alcohol tobacco and smoking, keep a healthy lifestyle, and proper medical supervision during pregnancy and at the time of the birth of the child.

 

Cerebral palsy 

 

                Cerebral palsy is a neurological disorder due to nonprogressive brain injury or malformation of the developing brain, first, it affects body movements and muscle coordination. Cerebral palsy affects the muscle’s movements, tone, and posture of body, it is a group of disorders occurs due to damage of immature brain most often before birth. It’s signs and symptoms appear during infancy and at an early age [6 months to 2 years or preschool age]. The main cause of cerebral palsy is a brain injury or Malformation of developing brain before, during, or after birth. Damage during brain development, resulting defect in muscle control, muscle coordination, muscle tone, muscle reflex, body posture, and balance become affected. The early signs are late learning to sitting, standing and walking, not able to hold the head, low muscle tone, muscle spasm feeling stiffness, poor muscle control, and delayed development of all activities. “Spastic CP” is most common, the muscles feel stiff and movement looks jerky. It is a form of Hypertonia [increased muscle tone] results in difficult or impossible body movements. Another type is “Hemiplegic CP” due to damage of one side of the brain resulting in Paralysis of one vertical half of the body.

 

Treatment in modern medicine

 

                Treatment is Physiotherapy, Occupational therapy, Speech therapy, and recreational therapies only.

 

Panchakarma Treatment 

 

                Ayurvedic Panchakarma treatment procedures for mental and physical disabilities have significant results especially in mental retardation or ID, anxiety, depression, alzheimer [may cause by improper life style], dementia, psychosis, attention deficit mental disabilities, and in Cerebral palsy [CP], Spinal cord injury, Spina bifida, Musculoskeletal injuries [back injury] and also can give good results in Multiple sclerosis [MS]. The efficacy of treatment procedures depends on the Strength of patient, age of patient, Severity, and Chronicity of disability. Studies and Experiences have proven that Ayurvedic panchakarma treatment procedures are effective for mental and physical disabilities. This treatment stimulates the brain, nervous system, spine, muscles, crossing the blood-brain barrier, and help to manage the condition. There are many medicines which are effectively used for psychiatric disorders, mental and physical disabilities.

                Ayurveda seeks to remove the root causes of mental and physical disabilities or illness in a holistic way of treatment. It offers a complex array of Therapeutic techniques and natural medicines to restore balance and harmony. We provide qualitative panchakarma procedures to our patients that meet the top standard for rapid relief and improve their quality of life. Ayurveda recommends traditional diet and lifestyle habits along with yoga practice for much better results.

               Our center treated successfully hundreds of patients in last 10 years with achieving high satisfactory results in most of every patients. Most of patients getting good response within few days and months. This type of treatment is little bit long for better and maximum recovery. General public believe that mental and physical disabilities are not curable but this is not correct, The efficacy is now proved in this treatment. Family persons of this types patients should listen panchakarma doctor’s advises for treatable and non treatable patients. In treatable patients advise to take proper treatment for much better hope. In these patients our agenda is only “Serving humanity” and smile of patient and their family members.

                 Panchakarma treatment is most effective in all degenerative disorders, educated persons know the fact of ayurvedic panchakarma treatment which cures without side effects. This rejuvenate the body and disorders can be converted into easier way of life by this ancient traditional treatment. This is safe and works effectively on all age groups of patients. We provide first detoxification this cleans our body from inside and outside both. After detoxification, we give other required treatment with a few oral medicines. This is a respectable way of treatment that improving the quality of life and preventing the progress of The disease.

 

Prognosis  

 

                Prognosis is depend upon the age of patient, severity, stage and level of disability. We take patients if there are chances of recovery then advise parents accordingly about duration and proper schedule of treatment to be followed by parents. About every patient responding according to their severity and level of disability. In some non treatable situations there is only Shamanam chikitsa is given to ease up to some extent from difficult and painful life.

 

Types of Mental & Physical Disability

ID [Intellectual

disability]

Induced by brain

hypoxia

MR [Mental

retardation]

Induced by

brain hypoxia

ASD

[Autism spectrum

disorder]

Any other

post brain

hypoxia

disorder

Down

Syndrome

Microcephalic MR

Spastic paresis

Ataxia

Lack of

coordination in

hands & feet

Cerebral palsy

Treatment Cost

  • Physical Disability Treatment

  • 1000Per Sitting
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    Min 15 day treatment

  • Mental Disability Treatment

  • 1500Per Sitting
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    One Time Registration

     

    Min 21-day treatment

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Mental & physical disability

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