This is part two of a two-part blog series on hemiparesis. Please feel free to read the first installment for information on the causes and forms of hemiparesis.
Hemiparesis is a medical condition characterized by slight paralysis or weakness affecting one side of the body, which can in turn affect the quality of one’s day to day life. This is related to a condition called hemiplagia, which involves paralysis of one side of a person’s body instead of weakness. There are a number of causes of hemiparesis and the treatment options for this condition differ depending on why the person developed hemiparesis. Additionally, proper and timely diagnosis of this condition is vital to providing the proper course of treatment. Read the rest »