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Controversy of Cochlear Implants in America Today Hearing is a complex sense and affects a child’s cognitive, linguistic, and social characteristics. However, we having 28 million Americans that have hearing impairments. Most lose their hearing due to aging, ear infections, sickness, and genetic abnormalities. Today we have scientific advancements which has lead to the invention of what is called a “cochlear implant”(Chaikof 1) .Cochlear implants are used as a "cure" to sensor - neural hearing loss by bypassing the outer ear through electrical stimulation of the auditory nerve. In extreme hearing loss, mostly cause from genetic abnormalities, there are not enough functioning hair cells in the cochlea to stimulate the ear from externally received speech information.
Rachel Pearson Unit 13: Understanding the Process and Experience of Dementia Unit Code: DEM 301 Unit reference number: J/601/3538 Section 1 - Understand the neurology of dementia 1.1 Describe a range of causes of dementia syndrome? Dementia syndrome is a group of signs and symptoms, in which cause damage to cells in the brain. The most common causes are neurodegenerative diseases; this includes Alzheimer’s, Vascular, and Frontotemporal, lewy bodied, Creutzfeldt - Jakob disease (CJD) and Huntington disease. With these diseases the brain cells degenerate and die more quickly than the normal ageing process. This leads to the decline of a person’s mental health and sometimes physical abilities.
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Most experts believe they somehow block communication among nerve cells and disrupt activities that cells need to survive. Introduction Alzheimer’s disease is a brain disorder named for German physician Alois Alzheimer, who first described it in 1906. Scientists have learned a great deal about Alzheimer’s disease in the century since Dr. Alzheimer first drew attention to it. Today we know that Alzheimer’s: * Is a progressive and fatal brain disease. As many as 5.3 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease.
DEMENTIA AWARENESS OUTCOME 1. UNDERSTAND WHAT DEMENTIA IS: 1. The word Dementia is an umbrella word for several symptoms that occur when the brain is affected by different conditions and diseases. Dementia is a chronic progressive disease that stops the cognitive parts of the brain from working. Causing depending on the severity of the condition minor to major memory loss.
I can’t. So now try to imagine forgetting everything you know about your spouse, your children, relatives, even your own name! Not a great feeling is it? Thesis: When German physician Alos Alzheimer first described Alzheimer's disease (pronounced Alt-sigh-merz) in 1907 the disease was considered a rare disorder. Today Alzheimer's disease is recognized as the most common form of dementia in developed countries.
To help prevent these challenges from becoming overwhelming patients need to feel they still have a purpose in life. Help can be given in the form of inclusion by not allowing them to isolate themselves from others, and keeping them active and engaged with what has always been their interest. The psychosocial impact from the perspective of the patient, who is initially diagnosed with this devastating disease, is that of being a burden to their loved ones. They have come to the realization that they cannot live the rest of their lives without assistance from a loved one and may eventually end up living in the confines of a nursing home. For most, that is something that is extremely difficult to come to grips